List of Scientists

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List of Scientists
EntomologyCharles E. 1869NJBurlington CoMt Holly
Paleontology, GeologyW. 1898ILLaSalle CoPeru
MeteorologyCleveland 1914DCWashington
ClimatologyCleveland, Jr 1898MDBaltimore CityJohns Hopkins University
Archaeology, ZoologyC. C. 1898MAMiddlesex CoCambridge
BotanyE. K. 1898CAMonterey CoSalinas
ChemistryFrank L. 1903ILCook CoChicago
EmbryologyJ. F. 1898CASanta Clara CoPalo Alto, Stanford University
ChemistryJohn Simpson 1919TXTravis CoAustin
ChemistryClifford Leopold 1915CASan Francisco CoSan Francisco
MineralogyE. E. 1898CODenver CoDenver
MalacologyHenry P. 1898OHSummit CoAkron
ChemistryAlice Sarah 1919ILCook CoChicago
BotanyE. Isadore 1898MASuffolk CoRoxbury
Geology, BotanyEdward P. 1898MASuffolk CoBoston
GeologyGeorge Irving 1914DCWashington
Chemistry, PathologyJ. M. 1898NYJefferson CoWatertown
Botany, MineralogySherman W. 1898CTHartford CoHartford
Archaeology, EntomologyTolman 1898MAMiddlesex CoConcord
AstronomyWalter Sydney 1914CALos Angeles CoMt Wilson Observatory
Mineralogy, ChemistryWilliam H. 1898NYNew York CoNew York City
ArchaeologyWilliam W. 1898NYCayuga CoUnion Springs
EntomologyAlvey A. 1869NYNew York CoNew York City
GeologyJoseph Leopold 1919ILCook CoChicago
ChemistryJohn Sabin 1898NYNew York CoNew York City
Isabel 1930MDBaltimore CityJohns Hopkins Hospital
Zoology, EmbryologyAlexander 1898MAMiddlesex CoCambridge
Botany, ChemistryMiss J. E. W. 1898NYLewis CoLyonsdale
EntomologyH. 1898NYNew York CoNew York City
Ornithology, OologyCharles E. 1898COEl Paso CoColorado Springs
HorticultureCharles Chesley 1917WVHampshire CoOkonoko
Microscopy, EntomologyCharles N. 1898MNOlmsted CoRochester
Chemistry, MicroscopyClyde B. 1898IAPottawattamie CoCouncil Bluffs
Astronomy, AssistantRobert Grant 1895CASanta Clara CoLick Observatory
BotanyGeorge B. 1898MNHennepin CoMinneapolis
ChemistryLewis E. 1898SDClay CoVermillion
Entomology, TaxidermyJohn 1898NYKings CoBrooklyn
BiologyMillard C. 1918NYErie CoBuffalo
Botany, MineralogyJoseph 1898LAOrleans ParishNew Orleans
EntomologyMax 1898CALos Angeles Co
Paleontology, GeologyJ. B. 1898IALinn CoMt Vernon
HorticultureJohn H. 1915CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
ChemistryMaurice Elwyn 1912PADelaware CoChester
Botany, EntomologyW. P. 1869MAEssex CoAndover
ChemistryFrederick William 1910WIWaukesha CoWaukesha
ChemistryJohn 1915MAEssex CoLawrence
GeologyWilliam Clinton 1919DCWashington
BotanyR. D. 1898CASan Diego CoCarlsbad
Paleontology, GeologyVictor C. 1898ILCook CoChicago
Paleontology, GeologyCharles 1898IAPolk CoDes Moines
MalacologyTruman H. 1869NYRensselaer CoTroy
Geology, MineralogyWalter H. 1898MTLewis and Clark CoEast Helena
ChemistryD. Basil W. 1915CALos Angeles CoLos Angeles
Veterinary ScienceJabez 1892NHHillsborough CoManchester
William Henry 1914TXGalveston CoGalveston
Horticulture, PteridologyG. Edward 1898PANorthampton CoBethlehem
MicroscopyGeorge S. 1869NYOrange CoNewburgh
Geology, MineralogyBurton H. 1898VTCaledonia CoHardwick
Zoology, EntomologyHarry 1898NYGreene CoCatskill
BotanyLizzie B. 1869IAScott CoDavenport
Zoology, TaxidermyA. T. 1898CODenver CoDenver
Botany, PteridologyAmos 1898NYRensselaer CoGrafton
Malacology, OrnithologyAnson 1869MEPenobscot CoOrono
EmbryologyBennett Mills 1914WIDane CoMadison
Ornithology, OologyC. A. 1898CAMarin CoSan Geronimo
Mineralogy, ChemistryCharles R. 1898MABristol CoNew Bedford
ChemistryChester Harmon 1917-1918OHHamilton CoCincinnati
OologyElbert 1898CTNew Haven CoNorthford
ChemistryEugene Thomas 1921DCWashington
OrnithologyFrancis H. 1898MASuffolk CoWest Roxbury
Photographer, MalacologyFrank H. 1898CTNew London CoNorwich
Photography, BiologyFrank H. 1898NMBernalillo CoAlbuquerque
Mammology, OrnithologyG. M. 1898MAMiddlesex CoNewton
PhotographyGeorge F. 1898ILKane CoAurora
Veterinary ScienceGeorge H. 1892MAMiddlesex CoStoneham
NaturalistGlover Morrill 1914MASuffolk CoBoston
Anatomy, AnthropologyHarrison 1898PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
Entomology, OrnithologyJ. A. 1869MAHampden CoSpringfield
TaxidermyJ. D. 1898NDMorton CoMandan
Meteorology, AstronomyJ. M. 1898CTHartford CoHartford
Anatomy, MammologyJoel A. 1898NYNew York CoNew York City
Botany, ChemistryJohn A. 1898MEOxford CoBuckfield
ChemistryJohn Alpheus 1914OHStark CoAlliance
Botany, MineralogyJuliette B. 1898NJCamden CoCamden
BacteriologyMiriam 1919ILCook CoChicago
Botany, GeologyO. P. 1898MAHampden CoPalmer
Metallurgy, MineralogyOscar D. 1869NJCamden CoCamden
OrnithologyRichard H. 1898NJMorris CoChatham
ChemistryT. G. 1898ILCook CoChicago
BotanyTimothy F. 1898NYNew York CoNew York City
Oology, ArchaeologyE. W. 1898MILenawee CoAdrian
EntomologyEdward P., Jr 1869OHGreene CoYellow Springs
Entomology, ConchologyJames W. 1898NYMonroe CoRochester
ChemistryBenjamin Audley 1926NJUnion CoRahway
MineralogyGeorge P. 1898NYKings CoBrooklyn
Paleontology, EntomologyHenry 1898TXTarrant CoFort Worth
Marjorie Elizabeth 1930NHGrafton CoHanover, Hitchcock Hospital
Ornithology, IchthyologyG. 1869NYCattaraugus CoFarmersville
Chemistry, AssistantLloyd Huber 1914-1915PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia
MalacologyE. R. Show 1869ALPerry CoUniontown

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