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1798 - 1859.
Curator of the Bristol Institution.
1836 Presided over the visit to the British Association, the unwrapping of Egyptian mummies, the discovery of fossils and the identification of the Gorilla as a new species.
The Bristol Institution later became the Bristol Museum.