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Thomas Henry Holland

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Sir Thomas Henry Holland (1868- )

1922 K.C.S.I., K.C.I.E., D.Sc., LL.D., F.R.S., F.G.S:, P.-Pres. I.Min.E., M.Inst.M.M., Vice-Pres. Inst.P.T., Min. Geologist; Member of the Governor-General's Council, India, for the Departments of Commerce, Industry and Railways.; b. 1868; s. of John Holland, Springfield, Manitoba. Training: Royal School of Mines, and Owen's College, Manchester. Offices Held: Pres. Geol. Sect. Brit. Assoc., 1914; Past Pres. and Hon. Member Min. and Geol. Inst. of India; Bigsby Medallist, Geological Soc.; Hon. Member Inst. of Engrs. (India); Member of the Royal Commission on Navy Fuel and Engines, 1911-13; Prof. of Geology, Manchester University, 1909-17; Pres., Indian Industrial Commission, 1916-17; Pres. Indian Munitions Bd., 1917-19; Berkley Fellow of the Owen's College, 1889; joined Indian Service, 1890; Director of the Geological Survey of India, 1903-9; Pres., Burma Oilfields Committee, 1908. Clubs: Athenaeum, Savage and Bengal. Address: Simla, India. T. A.: " Simla, India."

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