London - 1839 - ????
Founded 1838, to publish early historical and literary materials. Predecessor of Royal Historical Society. Membership originally 500, peaking at 1250 1845. Merged with RHS 1896. [http://www.aim25.ac.uk/cats/78/7224.htm accessed 13/09/2010].NB a list of the membership for the ninth year ending 1st May 1847 is in the Camden Miscellany Volume 1 (1847)