Links and sources
Read about the Royal Society's Thomson Medal for 'for outstanding contributions to the organisation, support and application of science and/or technology and/or the humanities in New Zealand, awarded annually', awarded in memory of Allan Thomson and his father George.
Galbreath, R. Scholars & gentlemen both: G.M. & Allan Thomson in New Zealand science & education. Wellington, 2002
Hornibrook, N. de B. 'Centenary of the birth of James Allan Thomson, 1881–1928'. Newsletter - Geological Society of New Zealand No 54 (Oct. 1981): 21–25
Obit. New Zealand Journal of Science and Technology 10, No 2 (July 1928): 65–70