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  • Correspondence,
  • Soil conservation,
  • Natural resources,
  • Forests and forestry,
  • Public health,
  • Population policy

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Correspondence, speeches, writings, book reviews, notes, clippings, printed matter,and scrapbooks pertaining chiefly to forestry, natural resources, population control, public health, and soil conservation. The scrapbooks contain news clippings dealing primarily with Osborn"s book, Our Plundered Planet (1948). Correspondents include Bernard M. Baruch, Bernard Augustine De Voto, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Aldous Huxley, Julian Huxley, Harold L. Ickes, Charles A. Lindbergh, John V. Lindsay, Walter Lippmann, Marianne Moore, Lewis Mumford, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Adlai E. Stevenson, Leopold Stokowski, Norman Thomas, and Harry S. Truman.

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Pagination3,400 8 5 3.6
Number of Pages3400
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LC Control Number77051334

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Biography. Henry Fairfield Osborn Jr. was born in Princeton, New Jersey in Born into the wealthy and influential Osborn family, he was the son of Henry Fairfield Osborn, a prominent paleontologist, eugenicist and "distinguished Aryan enthusiast".

After obtaining his Bachelor of Arts from Princeton University, he went on to study biology at Cambridge University, but then pursued a career Alma mater: Princeton University, Cambridge University.

Like many successful scientists, Henry Fairfield Osborn was fortunate in his mentor: the famous American paleontologist Edward Drinker Cope, who inspired Osborn to make some of the greatest fossil discoveries of the early 20th part of the U.S. Geological Survey in Colorado and Wyoming, Osborn unearthed such famous dinosaurs as Pentaceratops and Ornitholestes, and (from.

Osborn, Henry Fairfield, –, American paleontologist and geologist, b. Fairfield, Conn. He was professor of comparative anatomy (–90) at Princeton, and professor of biology (–96) and of zoology (–) at Columbia, where he was also dean of the faculty of pure science (–95).

Osborn, Henry Fairfield, Percy, Mabel Rice. Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. New York:Published on the J. Pierpont Morgan Fund by the trustees of the American Museum of Natural History Notes: Maps on lining papers.

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Annotation /5(4). This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

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(Note that this Series does not include the family correspondence of Henry Fairfield Osborn, which is found in Series I, Family Papers.) Subseries II.1, Correspondence and related materials, includes HFO's non-family correspondence, primarily with professional colleagues and scientist friends.

the son of Henry Augustus Sturges () and Jane Osborn (). Scope and content note: The collection primarily consists of personal papers of members of the Wakeman, Sturges, and Nichols families who were related by marriage. The materials have been arranged alphabetically by.

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Edward Drinker Cope (J – Ap ) was an American paleontologist and comparative anatomist, as well as a noted herpetologist and was a founder of the Neo-Lamarckism school of thought. Born to a wealthy Quaker family, Cope distinguished himself as a child prodigy interested in science; he published his first scientific paper at the age of Awards: Bigsby Medal (), Hayden Memorial.

Henry Fairfield Osborn, Sr. FRS (August 8, – November 6, ) was an American geologist, paleontologist, and eugenist, and the president of the American Museum of Natural History for 25 years. Osborn was one of the great dinosaur fossil hunters in the late 19th century.

Osborn got a Sc.D. in paleontology from Princeton, and was Professor of Comparative Anatomy there from –Alma mater: Princeton University.

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Henry Fairfield Osborn was a student of Cope. He was instrumental in expanding the exhibits and research program at the American Museum of Natural History.

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Frederick Henry Osborn was an administrator, humanist, and scientist. This collection includes letters, diaries, reports, speeches, drafts of articles and books, oral history interviews, and photographs.

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