Aschemeier, Charles R. W.

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Biographical History

Charles R. W. Aschemeier was a U.S. National Museum taxidermist. Aschemeier was born on September 19, 1892. From 1917-1919 he served as collector for the Smithsonian during the Collins-Garner Expedition to the French Congo. Charles died on May 15, 1973 at 80 years old.


Leopold, R. S. A Guide to Early African Collections in the Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved on November 16, 2011 from

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