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Romer, Alfred Sherwood, 1894-1973

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Personal name headingRomer, Alfred Sherwood, 1894-1973
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Variant(s)Romer, Alfred S. (Alfred Sherwood), 1894-1973
Birth date1894-12-28
Death date1973-11-05
Place of birthWhite Plains (N.Y.)
Field of activityVertebrate evolution
AffiliationUniversity of Chicago
Harvard University
Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
Profession or occupationPaleontologists Biologists College teachers
Found inThe locomotor apparatus of ... reptiles.
His The vertebrate body, 1985: CIP t.p. (Alfred Sherwood Romer; Late Alexander Agassiz Prof. of Zoology, Emeritus, Harvard Univ.)
Obituaries on file, 1979 (Alfred S. Romer; d. 11/5/73)
Wikipedia, February 28, 2019 (Alfred Romer; Alfred Sherwood Romer (December 28, 1894--November 5, 1973) was an American paleontologist and biologist and a specialist in vertebrate evolution; he was born in White Plains, New York; he studied at Amherst College, achieving a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in biology, and Columbia University, pursuing a M.Sc in Biology and graduating with a doctorate in zoology in 1921; Romer joined the department of geology and paleontology at the University of Chicago as an associate professor in 1923; in 1934 he was appointed professor of biology at Harvard University; in 1946, he also became director of the Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology)
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