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Selden Spencer Nye MP (1902 - 1998)

"Bill"

He is a fellow, Geological Society of America, and American Assoc. for the Advancement of Science. He is a member of the following: American Assoc. of Petroleum Geologists, American Inst. of Mining, Me...

11/12/2011 3/26/2017

William Herbert Hobbs MP (1864 - 1953)

William Herbert Hobbs, Ph.D. (Worcester, Mass., July 2, 1864 – Ann Arbor, MI, January 1, 1953) was an American geologist. Background and education William Herbert Hobbs, geologist and leader of fou...

9/6/2016 9/6/2016

Henry James Anderson MP (1799 - 1875)

Henry James Anderson (February 6, 1799 – October 19, 1875) was an American scientist and educator. He was born in New York City, and graduated from Columbia College in 1818 he subsequently studied me...

8/30/2016 8/30/2016

Col. Edward Daniels, (USA) MP (1828 - 1916)

Edward Dwight Daniels (1828–1916) was a geologist, abolitionist, and Civil War soldier. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, he moved to Wisconsin at age 21 to pursue a career as a geologist and academic. ...

7/14/2016 7/14/2016

Charles Wood Irish MP (1834 - 1904)

Charles Wood Irish was born in New York City on February 11, 1834, the son of Frederick Macy Irish and Elizabeth Ann Robinson. He was raised and educated in Iowa. In 1855, he married Susannah Abigail Y...

6/26/2016 6/26/2016

Sir Charles James Fox Bunbury, 8th Baronet, FRS (4 Feb 1809 – 18 Jun 1886) was an English naturalist. He was born in Messina, the eldest son of Sir Henry Bunbury, 7th Baronet and Louisa Amelia Fox ...

12/2/2008 6/24/2016

Prof. Joseph Leidy, MD MP (1823 - 1891)

He was an American paleontologist and a professor of anatomy at the Univ. of Penn. as well as a doctor.

2/15/2013 6/22/2016

Hugh Miller MP (1802 - 1856)

Hugh Miller (10 October 1802 – 23/24 December 1856) was a self-taught Scottish geologist and writer, folklorist and an evangelical Christian. Born in Cromarty, he was educated in a parish school wh...

6/22/2016 6/22/2016

Athanasius Kircher MP (1602 - 1680)

Athanasius Kircher, S.J. (sometimes erroneously spelled Kirchner; Latin: Athanasius Kircherus, 1602–1680) was a 17th-century German Jesuit scholar and polymath who published around 40 major works, mo...

6/18/2016 6/19/2016

Samuel Fowler, U.S. Congress MP (1779 - 1844)

Samuel Fowler was a doctor, state legislator, and member of the United States House of Representatives from northwestern New Jersey. As the owner of zinc and iron mines and an iron works at Franklin, N...

4/8/2015 6/8/2016

Benjamin Wailes was the state's leading natural scientist. He wrote several works on the region's history and natural phenomena, including the landmark study Report on the Agriculture and Geology of Mi...

5/29/2016 5/29/2016

Prof. Zonia Baber MP (1862 - 1955)

"Zonia"

Zonia Baber, associate professor, and head of the Geography and Geology department, University of Chicago. Mary Arizona ‘Zonia’ Baber (1862-1955) is recognized as a pioneer in geography education...

5/17/2016 5/17/2016

Childs Frick MP (1883 - 1965)

Childs Frick (1883–1965) was an American vertebrate paleontologist. He was a trustee of the American Museum of Natural History and a major benefactor of its Department of Paleontology, which in 1916 ...

5/16/2016 5/16/2016

Newton Horace Winchell MP (1839 - 1914)

Newton Horace Winchell (1839–1914) was an American geologist responsible for the six-volume The Geology of Minnesota: Final Report of the Geological and Natural History Survey of Minnesota, which is ...

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

Samuel Stehman Haldeman MP (1812 - 1880)

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Mar 13 2016, 19:36:11 UTC Inscription of Samuel S. Haldeman Marker: The internationally known scientist and philologist was born one-quarter mile south, ...

3/13/2016 3/13/2016

1820 British Settler William Guybon Atherstone 5, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were members of Damant's Party of 57 Settlers on the Settler Ship Ocean . Party originated from Norfo...

6/18/2013 3/11/2016

Sidney Paige MP (1880 - 1968)

Worked as a geologist with his brother-in-law Alfred H. Brooks. From the Springfield Union of Monday, February 5, 1968: Sidney Paige Dies; Geology Professor Ashfield - died aged 87, at his ...

2/17/2016 2/17/2016

Maj. Thomas Benton Brooks (USA) MP (1836 - 1900)

"Benton Brooks"

From Appleton's Cyclopedia , 1887-1889: BROOKS, Thomas Benton, engineer, born in Monroe, Orange County, New York, 15 June, 1836. He was graduated at the engineering department of Union in 1858. Dur...

2/17/2016 2/17/2016

Henry R. Schoolcraft, LLD MP (1793 - 1864)

Indian Agent. Explorer. Author. He was involved with the Native Americans of the Midwest for over thirty years. While working with the Chippewa, he was the first to discover and report the true sourc...

9/18/2007 2/9/2016

David Starr Jordan, Ph.D., LL.D. (January 19, 1851 – September 19, 1931) was a leading eugenicist, ichthyologist, educator and peace activist. He was president of Indiana University and Stanford Univ...

8/28/2008 2/8/2016

Maj. Sidney Smith Lyon (USA) MP (1808 - 1872)

2/7/2016 2/7/2016

James Hall MP (1811 - 1898)

) James Hall (September 12, 1811 – August 7, 1898) was an American geologist and paleontologist. He was a noted authority on stratigraphy and had an influential role in the development of paleontolog...

1/3/2016 1/3/2016

Alpheus Hyatt, II MP (1838 - 1902)

Alpheus Hyatt April 5, 1838-January 15, 1902 was an American zoologist and palaeontologist. Parents: Alpheus Hyatt and Harriet King 1814-1901 Wife Audella Beebe 1840-1932 Children: Harriet 18...

4/16/2008 12/24/2015

Samuel Hubbard Scudder MP (1837 - 1911)

Samuel Hubbard Scudder was an American entomologist and palaeontologist. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Scudder may be most widely known for his essay on the importance of first-hand, careful observati...

3/2/2009 12/24/2015

Henry Shaler Williams MP (1847 - 1918)

Henry Shaler Williams (March 6, 1847-July 31, 1918) was an American geologist. He was the son of State Senator Josiah B. Williams (1810–1883). He graduated from Yale College and studied with Louis ...

4/17/2014 12/23/2015

William Charles Redfield MP (1789 - 1857)

William Charles Redfield (March 26, 1789 – February 12, 1857) was the first President of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1843). At a meeting of the American Association for...

2/18/2009 12/23/2015

Amos Eaton MP (1776 - 1842)

Amos Eaton (17 May 1776 – 10 May 1842) was an American botanist, geologist, and educator who is considered the founder of the modern scientific prospectus in education, which was a radical departur...

10/18/2008 12/15/2015

James Dwight Dana MP (1813 - 1895)

James Dwight Dana (1813–1895) was an American geologist, mineralogist, volcanologist, and zoologist. He made pioneering studies of mountain-building, volcanic activity, and the origin and structure o...

4/4/2012 12/15/2015

Whitney Research Group: Family of- Josiah Dwight Whitney, Jr. ) Josiah Dwight Whitney (1819–1896) was an American geologist, professor of geology at Harvard University (from 1865), and chief of the...

4/9/2008 12/15/2015

George William Featherstonhaugh FRS /ˈfænˌʃɔː/ (London, 9 April 1780 – Le Havre, 28 September 1866) was a British-American geologist and geographer. He was one of the proposers of the Albany and Sche...

10/29/2009 12/15/2015

David Dale Owen MP (1807 - 1860)

as a geologist, recommended special sandstone to build the Smithonian Institution. David Dale Owen (1807–1860) was a prominent American geologist. He conducted the first geological surveys of India...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

Richard Dale Owen MP (1810 - 1890)

) Richard Dale Owen (January 6, 1810 – March 25, 1890) was an American geologist and soldier. An officer in the Mexican–American War and the American Civil War, Owen taught for fifteen years at India...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

John Wright Hickenlooper, Jr. (born February 7, 1952) is a member of the Democratic Party and the 42nd and current Governor of Colorado. Hickenlooper has served as Governor since 2011. He serves as a...

11/8/2015 11/9/2015

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Baronet KCB DCL FRS FRSE FLS PRGS PBA MRIA (22 February 1792 – 22 October 1871) was a Scottish geologist who first described and investigated the Silurian system. Du...

8/7/2011 11/4/2015

Along with his brother Burke, served in France in WWI, staying over afterwards to study at the Sorbonne. After receiving an undergraduate degree in geology, Ezekiel did graduate work in paleontology,...

10/14/2015 10/15/2015

Matthew Fontaine Maury (January 14, 1806 – February 1, 1873), United States Navy was an American astronomer, historian, oceanographer, meteorologist, cartographer, author, geologist, and educator. ...

8/7/2010 9/27/2015

John Thomas Scopes (August 3, 1900 – October 21, 1970), was a teacher in Dayton, Tennessee, who was charged on May 5, 1925 for violating Tennessee's Butler Act, which prohibited the teaching of evolu...

1/6/2012 9/27/2015

Raymond Edward Priestley MP (1886 - 1974)

PRIESTLEY, Sir RAYMOND EDWARD (1886-1974), scientist and vice-chancellor, was born on 20 July 1886 at Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, second son of Joseph Edward Priestley, headmaster of Tewk...

9/8/2007 9/3/2015

Sir James Mann Wordie, CBE MP (1889 - 1962)

Sir James Wordie, CBE, was a Scottish polar explorer and geologist. Biographical Summary WORDIE, SIR JAMES MANN . 26/04/1889-16/01/1962. Ref: 2666. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (195...

2/12/2013 9/3/2015

Sir Woodbine Parish KCH MP (1796 - 1882)

Woodbine Parish From Wikipedia Sir Woodbine Parish KCH (14 September 1796, London — 16 August 1882, St. Leonards, Sussex) British diplomat, traveller and scientist. Educated at Eton College, he...

5/31/2011 9/3/2015

William Smith MP (1769 - 1839)

William Smith - Geologist William Smith: From WIkipedia William 'Strata' Smith (23 March 1769 – 28 August 1839) was an English geologist, credited with creating the first nationwide geological map....

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

John Phillips MP (1800 - 1874)

John Phillips (geologist) John Phillips: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Phillips FRS (25 December 1800 – 24 April 1874) was an English geologist.[1] In 1841 he published the first globa...

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

Samuel Prescott Hildreth MP (1783 - 1863)

Samuel Prescott Hildreth (1783–1863) was a pioneer physician, scientist, and historian, authoring numerous scientific and historical works. His history books are largely based on first-person account...

8/23/2015 8/23/2015

Cresson Henry Kearny MP (1914 - 2003)

Cresson Henry Kearny (/ˈkɑrni/; January 7, 1914 — December 18, 2003) wrote several survival-related books based primarily on research performed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Career Kearny a...

8/22/2015 8/22/2015

William Welch Kellogg MP (1917 - 2007)

William Welch Kellogg was an American meteorologist and climatologist. He served as Associate director and senior scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). His research included...

3/5/2009 8/21/2015

Prof. Parker Cleaveland MP (1780 - 1858)

Parker L. D. Cleaveland, prominent early American mineralogist, was born in Byfield parish, Rowley, Massachusetts on January 15, 1780, the son of Elizabeth Jackman and Parker Cleaveland, a surgeon. He ...

12/13/2008 8/20/2015

James Hutton MP (1726 - 1797)

Biographical Summary Hutton, James . 03/06/1726-26/03/1797. Ref: 784. Male. Place of interment: Greyfriars, Edinburgh. Profession: Physician, Geologist, Chemical Manufacturer, Agriculturalist. ...

9/21/2011 8/15/2015

Harrison Hagan "Jack" Schmitt (born July 3, 1935) is an American geologist, a retired NASA astronaut, university professor, and a former U.S. senator from New Mexico. He was the twelfth and las...

7/27/2008 8/3/2015

Annie Montague Alexander MP (1867 - 1950)

Founded two museums. Annie Montague Alexander (1867–1950) was an American philanthropist and paleontological collector. She established the University of California Museum of Paleontology (UCMP...

10/28/2011 6/14/2015

Auguste Michel Michel-Lévy MP (1844 - 1911)

Auguste Michel-Lévy (7 August 1844 - 27 September 1911) was a French geologist. He was born in Paris. He became inspector-general of mining|mines, and director of the Geological Survey of France. H...

2/7/2009 4/13/2015

William North Rice MP (1845 - 1928)

William North Rice (1845–1928) was an American geologist, educator, and Methodist minister and theologian concerned with reconciliation of science and religious faith. Early life and education ...

6/17/2012 4/1/2015

Truman Heminway Aldrich (October 17, 1848 in Palmyra, New York – April 28, 1932 in Birmingham, Alabama) was a civil engineer, a mining company executive, and a paleontologist, and briefly served in t...

2/10/2009 3/27/2015

Florence Bascom MP (1862 - 1945)

Dr. Florence Bascom was the first woman geologist to join the United States Geological Survey. In addition, she was also the first female to obtain a Ph.D. in geology from a U.S. university and the f...

3/26/2015 3/26/2015

Robert Simpson MP (1912 - 2014)

) Robert Homer Simpson (November 19, 1912 – December 18, 2014) was an American meteorologist, hurricane specialist, first director of the National Hurricane Research Project (NHRP) from 1955–1959, an...

3/17/2015 3/17/2015

George Hammell Cook MP (1818 - 1889)

George Hammell Cook (January 5, 1818 – September 22, 1889) was the State Geologist of New Jersey and Vice President of Rutgers College. His geological survey of New Jersey became the predecessor for ...

3/11/2015 3/11/2015

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir Warington Wilkinson Smyth (26 August 1817 – 19 June 1890) was a British geologist. Biography Smyth was born at Naples, the son of Admiral W. H. Smyth and his wi...

8/19/2010 1/12/2015

Edward Orton, Sr. MP (1829 - 1899)

. Edward Francis Baxter Orton, Sr. (March 9, 1829, Deposit, New York – October 16, 1899, Columbus, Ohio) was a United States geologist, and the first president of The Ohio State University.

12/27/2014 12/27/2014

) Charles Whittlesey (born Southington, Connecticut, 4 October 1808; died Cleveland, Ohio, 18 October 1886) was a soldier, geologist and an investigator of mounds relics of the United States. Biogr...

7/23/2011 12/20/2014

Marshall McDonald (October 18, 1835 – September 1, 1895) was an American engineer, geologist, mineralogist, pisciculturist, and fisheries scientist. McDonald served as the commissioner of the United ...

12/18/2014 12/18/2014

George Henry Perkins MP (1842 - d.)

George Henry Perkins (25 September 1844, East Cambridge, Massachusetts - 12 September 1933) was a United States naturalist. He was the state entomologist and geologist for Vermont. Biography He w...

12/13/2014 12/13/2014

Kirtley F. Mather MP (1888 - 1978)

Kirtley Fletcher Mather (February 13, 1888 – May 5, 1978) was an American geologist and faculty member at Harvard University. An expert on petroleum geology and mineralogy, Mather was a prominent sch...

11/30/2014 11/30/2014

Walter Alvarez (born October 3, 1940) is a professor in the Earth and Planetary Science department at the University of California, Berkeley. He is most widely known for the theory that dinosaurs wer...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Luna Leopold MP (1915 - 2006)

Luna Bergere Leopold (October 8, 1915 in Albuquerque, New Mexico – February 23, 2006 in Berkeley, California) was a leading U.S. geomorphologist and hydrologist, and son of Aldo Leopold. He received ...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Norman D. Newell MP (1909 - 2005)

Norman Dennis Newell (January 27, 1909 – April 18, 2005) was professor of geology at Columbia University, and chairman and curator of invertebrate paleontology at the American Museum of Natural Histo...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Katharine Fowler-Billings MP (1902 - 1997)

Katharine (Kay) Fowler Billings (1902 – December 17, 1997) was an accomplished naturalist and geologist, married to Marland Pratt Billings. She was raised in Boston, studied at Bryn Mawr College, and...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Marland P. Billings MP (1902 - 1996)

Marland Pratt Billings (March 11, 1902 – October 9, 1996) was an American structural geologist who was considered one of the greatest authorities on North American geology. Billings was Professor of ...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Hollis Dow Hedberg MP (1903 - 1988)

"El Doctor Hedberg"

Dr. Hollis Dow Hedberg (May 29, 1903 – August 14, 1988; nickname: "El Doctor Hedberg") was an American geologist specializing in petroleum exploration. His contribution to stratigraphic classificatio...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Robert Minard Garrels MP (1916 - 1988)

Robert Minard Garrels (August 24, 1916 – March 8, 1988) was an American geochemist. Garrels applied experimental physical chemistry data and techniques to geology and geochemistry problems. The book ...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Robert Phillip Sharp MP (1911 - 2004)

Robert Phillip Sharp (24 June 1911 – 25 May 2004) was an expert on the geological surfaces of the Earth and the planet Mars. Sharp served as the chairman of the Division of Geological Sciences at Cal...

2/4/2009 11/28/2014

Preston Cloud MP (1912 - 1991)

Preston Ercelle Cloud, Jr. (September 26, 1912 – January 16, 1991) was an eminent American earth scientist, biogeologist, cosmologist, and paleontologist. He served in the United States Navy (in whic...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

M. King Hubbert MP (1903 - 1989)

"King Hubbert", "M. King Hubbert"

Marion King Hubbert (October 5, 1903 – October 11, 1989) was a geoscientist who worked at the Shell research lab in Houston, Texas. He made several important contributions to geology, geophysics, and...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Wilmot Hyde Bradley MP (1899 - 1979)

Wilmot Hyde Bradley, aka "Bill" Bradley (4 April 1899, New Haven, CT - 12 April 1979, Bangor, ME) was a co-founder (1943) and Chief of the Branch of Military Geology and Chief Geologist of the U.S. G...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Marshall Kay MP (1904 - 1975)

Geologist and professor at Columbia University. From: Marshall Kay was the older of two sons born to George Frederick and Bethea Kay, both natives of Ontario, but of Presbyterian Scottish and Yor...

1/16/2007 11/28/2014

Ralph Alger Bagnold MP (1896 - 1990)

Brigadier Ralph Alger Bagnold, FRS OBE, (3 April 1896 – 28 May 1990) was the founder and first commander of the British Army's Long Range Desert Group during World War II. He is also generally consid...

7/7/2012 11/28/2014

Felix Andries Vening Meinesz MP (1887 - 1966)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Felix Andries Vening Meinesz (The Hague July 30, 1887 - Amersfoort August 10, 1966) was a Dutch geophysicist and geodesist. He is known for his invention of a pre...

2/27/2013 11/28/2014

Herbert Harold Read MP (1889 - 1970)

Herbert Harold Read FRS, FRSE, FGS, (born Whitstable 17 December 1889, died 29 March 1970) was a British geologist and Professor of Geology at Imperial College. From 1947-1948 he was president of the...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Alfred Romer MP (1894 - 1973)

Alfred Sherwood Romer (December 28, 1894 - November 5, 1973) was an American paleontologist and biologist and a specialist in vertebrate evolution.

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Philip Kuenen MP (1902 - 1976)

nl. wikipedia... ; en wikipedia... Philip Henry Kuenen (22 July 1902 Dundee - 17 December 1976 Leiden) was a Dutch geologist. Kuenen spent his earliest youth in Scotland, where his father (Johann...

7/16/2014 11/28/2014

Arthur Francis Buddington MP (1890 - 1980)

Arthur Francis "Bud" Buddington (November 29, 1890 – December 25, 1980) was an American geologist. Born in Wilmington, Delaware, he grew up there and in West Mystic, Connecticut. He was educated at B...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

George Gaylord Simpson MP (1902 - 1984)

See George Gaylord Simpson (June 16, 1902 – October 6, 1984) was an American paleontologist. Simpson was perhaps the most influential paleontologist of the twentieth century, and a major participant ...

4/19/2014 11/28/2014

Arthur Louis Day MP (1869 - 1960)

Arthur Louis Day (October 30, 1869 – March 2, 1960) was an American geophysicist and volcanologist. He studied high temperature thermometry, seismology and geothermal energy.

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

T. Wayland Vaughan MP (1870 - 1952)

Thomas Wayland Vaughan(1870–1952) was an American geologist and oceanographer. He worked with the United States Geological Surveyand United States National Museum, investigating the geology of the We...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Bailey Willis MP (1857 - 1949)

Bailey Willis (March 31, 1857, in Idle Wild-on-Hudson, New York, United States – February 19, 1949, in Palo Alto, California) was a geological engineer who worked for the United States Geological Sur...

8/21/2009 11/28/2014

Norman L. Bowen MP (1887 - 1956)

"Geological physicist. Discovered the "Bowen Reaction Series." " --source: His Wikipedia entry:

12/18/2008 11/28/2014

William Berryman Scott MP (1858 - 1947)

William Berryman Scott (February 12, 1858 – March 29, 1947) was an American vertebrate paleontologist, authority on mammals, and principal author of the White River Oligocene monographs. He was a pro...

10/26/2012 11/28/2014

Andrew Lawson MP (1861 - 1952)

Andrew Cowper Lawson (July 25, 1861–June 16, 1952) was a professor of geology at the University of California, Berkeley. He was the editor and co-author of the 1908 report on the 1906 San Francisco E...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Arthur Philemon Coleman MP (1852 - 1939)

Arthur Philemon Coleman (April 4, 1852 – February 26, 1939) was a Canadian geologist and academic. Biography Born in Lachute, Quebec, the son of Rev. Francis Coleman and Emmeline Maria Adams (a d...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Reginald Aldworth Daly MP (1871 - 1957)

Reginald Aldworth Daly (March 18, 1871 – September 19, 1957) was a Canadian geologist. He was educated at the University of Toronto, where geologist A.P. Coleman persuaded him away from teaching math...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Jakob Johannes Sederholm (20 July 1863 – 26 June 1934) was a Finnish petrologist most associated with his studies of migmatites. Troubled by illness throughout his life, Sederholm originally ...

4/9/2009 11/28/2014

Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin MP (1843 - 1928)

Biographical Summary: Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin (Chrowder is /ˈkraʊdər/ krow-dər) (September 25, 1843 – November 15, 1928) was an influential American geologist and educator. In 1893 he founded the ...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

William Morris Davis (February 12, 1850 – February 5, 1934) was an American geographer, geologist, geomorphologist, and meteorologist, often called the "father of American geography". He was born i...

11/28/2014 11/28/2014

Douglass Houghton MP (1809 - 1845)

From Wikipedia : Douglass Houghton (September 21, 1809 – October 13, 1845) was an American geologist and physician, primarily known for his exploration of the Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan. Early ...

5/10/2008 11/3/2014

Professor Walter Frederick Hunt MP (1882 - 1975)

"Professor Hunt", "W.F. Hunt", "Walter F. Hunt"

Professor Walter Frederick Hunt Chair of the Mineralogy Department of the University of Michigan 1933 - 1952. Editor of the American Mineralogist, Journal of the Mineralogical Society of America fr...

2/21/2010 9/23/2014

Eugene Merle Shoemaker MP (1928 - 1997)

Eugene Merle Shoemaker (April 28, 1928 – July 18, 1997), also known as Gene Shoemaker, was an American geologist and one of the founders of the field of planetary science. He is best known for co-dis...

8/16/2014 8/16/2014

Henry Fairfield Osborn MP (1857 - 1935)

Henry Fairfield Osborn, Sr. ForMemRS (August 8, 1857 – November 6, 1935) was an American geologist, paleontologist, and eugenicist. Early life and career Osborn was born in Fairfield, Connect...

2/5/2012 8/6/2014

Adolph Knopf MP (1882 - 1966)

Adolph Knopf (December 2, 1882 – November 23, 1966) was an American geologist. Educated at the University of California, Berkeley, he held professional appointments at the United States Geological Su...

8/6/2014 8/6/2014

Eleanora Frances Bliss Knopf MP (1883 - 1974)

Eleanora Frances Bliss Knopf (1883–1974) was a geologist who worked for the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and did research in the Appalachians during the first two decades of the twentieth c...

8/6/2014 8/6/2014

Herbert E. Walter MP (1867 - 1945)

Herbert Eugene Walter, (1867 – 1945), was a prominent biologist, author, Professor at Brown University and researcher. Herbert Walter was born in Burke, Vermont in 1867. He attended the Lyndon Inst...

6/13/2014 6/13/2014

Group Captain Sir James Martin Stagg, CB, OBE, FRSE (30 June 1900 – 23 June 1975) was a British Royal Air Force meteorologist who notably persuaded General Dwight D. Eisenhower to change the date o...

6/4/2014 6/4/2014

Edwin P. James MP (1797 - 1861)

) Edwin P. James (27 August 1797 – 28 October 1861) was a 19th-century American botanist, geographer and geologist who explored the American West. James completed the first recorded ascent of Pikes P...

6/1/2014 6/1/2014