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Robert Everard Woodson

Robert Everard Woodson, American university professor, biologist. Member Batan Society of America, American Society Plant Taxonomists, St. Louis Academy of Science, American Geographical Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Woodson, Robert Everard was born on April 28, 1904 in St. Louis. Son of Robert Everard and Ada Lee (Cowan) Woodson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1926, Master of Science, 1927, Doctor of Philosophy., 1929. A.M., Harvard, 1928.

    Career

    • Professor botany Washington University, since 1945. Curator of herbarium Missouri Botanical Garden, since 1958.

    Works

    • Author: articles on evolution, plant geografic, taxonomy, floristics.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Batan Society of America, American Society Plant Taxonomists, St. Louis Academy of Science, American Geographical Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • father: Robert Everard Woodson
    • mother: Ada Lee (Cowan) Woodson
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    Born April 28, 1904
    Died November 6, 1963
    (aged 59)
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