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Toula, Franz, 1845-1920

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Personal name headingToula, Franz, 1845-1920
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Variant(s)Toula, F. (Franz), 1845-1920
Toula, Franz, Edler von, 1845-1920
Toula, Franz von, 1845-1920
Von Toula, Franz, 1845-1920
Associated placeBalkan Peninsula
LocatedRostock (Germany)
Birth date1845-12-20
Death date1920-01-03
Place of birthVienna (Austria)
Place of deathVienna (Austria)
Field of activityGeology Mineralogy Paleontology College teaching
AffiliationTechnische Hochschule Wien Universität Wien Universität Rostock Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
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Geologists Mineralogists Paleontologists College teachers College administrators
Found inLC database, April 11, 2001 (hdg.: Toula, Franz, 1845- [from old catalog])
NUC, pre-56 (hdg.: Toula, Franz, 1845-, Toula, Franz, 1845-1920; usage: Franz Toula, F. Toula, Franz von Toula)
Toula, Franz. "Beschreibung mesozoischer Versteinerungen von der Kuhn-Insel," in Deutsche Nordpolar-Expedition (2nd : 1869-1870). Die Zweite Deutsche Nordpolarfahrt, 1873-1874, v. 2, pages 497-506: page 497 (in caption: "Bearbeitet von Franz Toula in Wien")
Deutsche biographische Enzyklopädie, Bd. 10, 1999: page 66 (Toula, Franz; Austrian geologist and mineralogist, born December 20, 1845, Vienna; died Jan. 3, 1917, Vienna; from 1864, studied at the Technische Hochschule and the university in Vienna; assistant for mineralogy and geology, 1868; Realschule professor, 1872-1879; Dr. phil. at the University of Rostock, 1875; a.o. Prof., 1880, and o. Prof., 1884 (geology and mineralogy) at the Technische Hochschule Vienna, of which he was rector in 1893-1894; member of the Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, 1888; wrote treatises on geological journeys, e.g. to the West Balkans (1876), and a textbook on geology (1900); produced numerous geological maps; source: Poggendorf, [v.] 3-5)
J.C. Poggendorfs Biographisch-literarisches Handwörterbuch zur Geschichte der exakten Wissenschaften. Band V: 1904 bis 1922, 1926, via Biodiversity Heritage Library, Maarch 11, 2020: page 1265 (III-IV: Toula, Franz, Dr. phil. 1875 Rostock; Prof., Geol. & Mineral., Techn. Hochsch., Wien; born 1845 December 20, Vienna; died [no date given])
Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, March 10, 2020 (Toula, Franz; academic degree: Professor; gender: male; other names: Toula, F.; Toula, Franz von; life dates: 1845-1920; place of birth and death: Vienna; occupations: geologist, mineralogist; other information: dean, rector; organization: Technische Hochschule Wien )
German Wikipedia, March 10, 2020 (Franz Toula, also Franz Edler von Toula (born 20 December 1845 in Vienna; died 3 January 1920 in Vienna); Austrian paleontologist and geologist)
Seidl, J. "Toula, Franz Edler von," in Österreichisches biographisches Lexikon 1815-1950 (ÖBL), Bd. 14, Lfg. 66 (2015), pages 419-420, accessed online, March 10, 2020 (Toula, Franz Edler von, geologist, paleontologist and mineralogist; born Vienna, 20.12.1845; died Vienna, 3.1.1920; ennobled in 1917 and granted the title "Edler von" in 1918)
Hager, Willi. Hydraulicians in Europe 1800-2000, 2014, via Google Books preview, March 10, 2020: v. 2, page 823 (Toula: 20.12.1845 Vienna-3.1.1920 Vienna; "Franz Toula graduated as a geologist from the Technical University of Vienna in 1869 and continued as an assistant at its Geological Institute. Toula received the doctoral title from the University of Rostock; he was appointed in 1877 Lecturer at his university, and professor of mineralogy and geology in 1884. He remained there for the next 37 years until retirement in 1917. Toula was a scientist who made a number of scientific voyages mainly through the Balkan and in the Eastern Alps. From these trips resulted some 150 publications")
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