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Authority of the Council
COU/8 · File · 1841-1912
Part of ZSL Council

Papers regarding the authority of the council of the Zoological Society of London, including the legal opinion on the right of Council to grant pensions to staff and office; information regarding the illegality of Council's submitting its acts performed by virtue of the powers so conferred on them for confirmation or reversal by a General Meeting of the Fellows; Council's authority to appoint staff without reference to the Fellows; original authority for paying the Secretary; legal opinion regarding Dr Sclater's pension; authority to the Society to dispose of property and a codicil to Sir Peter Chalmers Mitchell's will

The Informal Committee
COU/7/3 · File · 1942-1943
Part of ZSL Council

Correspondence between Fellows and Council regarding the Informal Committee of Zoologists which was established for the protection of the interests of the Society in the situation following the announcement by the Council at the Ordinary General Meeting on 18th March 1942, that they had obtained Emergency Powers from the Privy Council to suppress the post of Secretary for the duration of the war

COU/7/2 · File · 1849-1901
Part of ZSL Council

Form letters from the Council of the Zoological Society of London regarding unpaid subscriptions, the election of new Fellows, balloting lists, extension of privileges and thanks for the gifts of animals

Letter from Nathaniel Gould
COU/7/1 · Item · 1831
Part of ZSL Council

Letter from Nathaniel Gould to the Council of the Zoological Society of London regarding societies in north America

Elections to Council
COU/6 · File · 1996-2000
Part of ZSL Council

Background, applications and votes for places on Zoological Society of London Council

Council and Subscribers
COU/5 · Item · 1826-1829
Part of ZSL Council

List of Council members and subscribers to the Zoological Society of London from 1826-1829

Draft minutes of council
COU/2 · Series · 1891-1935
Part of ZSL Council

Draft minutes of Zoological Society of London Council meetings, from a select period