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|Rivers, William Halse Rivers.|
Adm. Fell.-Com. at ST JOHN'S, Oct. 5, 1893. [Eldest] s. of the Rev. Henry Frederick (1853), of Maidstone (and Elizabeth Hunt).
B. Mar. 12, 1864, at Chatham.
M.B. London, 1886; M.D. London, 1888.
At St Bartholomew's Hospital, 1882.
M.R.C.S., 1886; M.R.C.P., 1892; F.R.C.P., 1897.
F.R.S., 1908; Royal medal; 1915.
House Physician at St Bartholomew's Hospital, 1889-90; at the National Hospital, Queen's Square and at Bethlehem Royal Hospital.
House Surgeon at Chichester Infirmary, 1887-9. University Lecturer in physiological and experimental psychology, 1897-1907.
University Lecturer in the physiology of the senses, 1907-16.
Croonian Lecturer, 1906.
Fitzpatrick Lecturer, 1915.
Served in the Great War, 1914-19 (Capt., R.A.M.C.). President of the Royal Anthropological Institute and of the Folklore Society.
Author, History of Melanesian Society; The Influence of Alcohol on Fatigue; The Todas; Instinct and the Unconscious. Died June 4, 1922 at Cambridge.
War List; The Times, June 5, 1922.)
|Rivers, William Halse RIVERS |
Approx. lifespan: 18641922
Fell.-Com. St John's College adm1893:10:05
Eldest s. of Rev. Henry Frederick RIVERS (1853), of Maidstone, [ Kent ] (and Elizabeth Hunt)
b. Chatham, [ Kent ] 1864:03:12
Sch: Tonbridge School Tonbridge, [ Kent ]
MB London 1886
MD London 1888
St Bartholomew's Hospital [ London ] 1882
Royal Medal: 1915
House Physician at: :
St Bartholomew's Hospital [ London ] 1889-90 ;at the
National Hospital Queen's Square, [ London ] and at
Bethlehem Royal Hospital Bethlehem, [ London ]
House Surgeon at: :
Chichester Infirmary Chichester, [ Sussex ] 1887-89
University Lecturer in physiological: and experimental psychology 1897-1907
University Lecturer in: the physiology of the senses 1907-16
Croonian Lecturer: 1906
Fitzpatrick Lecturer: 1915
served in the Great War: 1914-19
Captain: R.A.M.C. )
President of: : Sch: Royal Anthropological Institute Royal Anthropological and of Folklore Society
Publ.: History of Melanesian Society ; The Influence of Alcohol on Fatigue; The Todas; Instinct and the Unconscious
d. CB 1922:06:04 [ Cambridgeshire ]
( University War List; The Times 1922:06:05)