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Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927

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Personal name headingWalcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
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Variant(s)Walcott, Charles Doolittle, 1850-1927
Walcott, C. D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
Walcott, Chas. D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927
LocatedWashington, D.C.
Birth date18500331
Death date19270209
Place of birthNew York Mills, N.Y.
Place of deathWashington, D.C.
Field of activityPaleontology
AffiliationGeological Survey (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution
American Association for the Advancement of Science
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Profession or occupationDirector
Found inHis On the Cambrian faunas of North America, 1884: t.p. (Charles Doolittle Walcott)
UnM/Canadiana files (hdg.: Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927; usage: Charles D. Walcott; C.D. Walcott; Charles Doolittle Walcott)
Wikipedia, website viewed 7 September 2012 (Charles Doolittle Walcott; b. March 31, 1850, New York Mills, New York; d. Februrary 9, 1927, Washington, D.C.; American invertebrate paleontologist; began working for U.S. Geological Survery in 1879 and became director in 1894; member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science; elected to National Academy of Sciences in 1896; Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1907-death; author)
The Taconic system of Emmons, and the use of the name Taconic in geologic nomenclature, 1888?: t.p. (Chas. D. Walcott)
Associated languageeng