Tweedy, Frank, 1854-1937

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Biographical History

Frank Tweedy worked as a topographic engineer for the U.S. Geological Survey from 1884 until his retirement in 1926. He collected plants circa 1880-1905, primarily in the western United States. He passed away on June 28, 1937.


  • Library of Congress. NACO. Control number: no 98101046
  • Tweedy, Frank (1854-1937). In JStor Plant Science. Accessed April 30, 2012 at
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (1937). “Recent Deaths.” Science. 28 (2219) 29. Retrieve October 15, 2013 from

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Geological Survey (U.S.) : He worked for U.S. Geological Survey.

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