Bibliography of the Scientific Writings of R. E. C. Stearns, with Biography by Dr. W. H. Dall

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Summary

Work contains biographical sketch of Stearns by William Healey Dall which was also published in SCIENCE, 27 August 1909. This sketch includes information about his work with the U.S. Fish Commission and U.S. Geological Survey, as well as his career as a paleontologist and assistant curator of mollusks. The "List of Scientific Publications" is further divided into conchology, coelenterata, agriculture, forestry, ethnology and miscellaneous. Finally there is a section titled "Genera and Species Named For Robert Edwards Carter Stearns by the Authors."

Author

Stearns, Mary R

Subject

Stearns, Robert E. C (Robert Edwards Carter) 1827-1909

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1911

Topic

  • Bibliography
  • Biography

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