Marshall, William H. (William Hampton)

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Biographical History

William Hampton Marshall was born on April 20, 1912, in Montreal, Canada. He earned his B.S. from the University of California, Berkeley (1933), M.F. (1935), and Ph.D. (1942) from the University of Michigan. Marshall was a junior biologist for the U.S. Biological Survey as well as a biologist for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. He eventually joined the faculty at University of Minnesota in several capacities including professor of wildlife management and director of the Lake Itasca Station and Cedar Creek Natural History Area, retiring from the University in 1978. Marshall died in January 1996.


Spilman, Karen. (2002). Finding aid for William H. Marshall papers, 1947-1982. Collection number uarc 74. University of Minnesota Libraries. University of Minnesota Archives. Retrieved from

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