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Frank C. ASHBROOK

Frank C. ASHBROOK, American Principal Biologist, in charge Division of Fur Resources. Member of Chi Phi; Theta Nu Epsilon; Lambda Gamma Delta; Society of American Mammologists; Biological Society of Washington, District of Columbia; American Game Protective Association; Masons Harmony Lodge Northern 17.

Background

  • ASHBROOK, Frank C. was born on October 20, 1892 in York, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frank D. and Sarah R. (Getz) Ashbrook.

  • Education

    • York, Pennsylvania, High School. Pennsylvania State College, 1910. Bachelor of Science in agricultural, 1914.

    Career

    • Y. City. Employed by United States Department of Agriculture, 1914. Service Investigational work for bureau of Animal Industry. Commissioned, First Lieutenant, United States Army, 1918.

      Discharged 1919. Employed by French High Commission. Superintended shiploads of cattle from United States Army to France to replace cattle destroyed in that country. Transferred from bureau of Animal Industry to Biological Survey, 1921— as Principal Biologist in charge of the Division of Fur Resources.

    Membership

    Member of Chi Phi; Theta Nu Epsilon. Lambda Gamma Delta; Society of American Mammologists. Biological Society of Washington, District of Columbia.

    American Game Protective Association. Masons Harmony Lodge Northern 17. Clubs: National Press (Washington), Federal, Triangle.

    Connections

    • Spouse Caroline Brigham McKinley, July 14, 1924, N.
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