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Sanitary Institute of Great Britain
1876 Established following the Public Health Act of 1875
1878 First AGM of the Institute was held at the premises of the Inst of Civil Engineers; the Institute had been established to advance all subjects connected with public health; Dr B. W. Richardson FRS was in the chair
1887 10th congress held in Bolton
1888 Amalgamated with the Parkes Museum
1898 The 16th Congress was held in Birmingham. Sir Joseph Fayrer was to be President of the Congress.
1904 The 22nd Congress was held in Glasgow. Mr. Whitaker, of London, was chairman of the Council of the Institute and presided over the meeting; Mr. E. White Wallis was secretary of the Institute.
1904 Name changed to Royal Sanitary Institute