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Edgar Brown

Edgar BROWN, American Principal Botanist in charge Seed Laboratory. Member of Sigma Xi; American Association for the Advancement of Science Club: Cosmos.

Background

  • Brown, Edgar was born on September 25, 1871 in Ontario County, New York, United States. Son of Amos C. and Emma L. (Smith) Brown.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy, Union College, New York, 1895.

    Career

    • Botanist in Charge of Seed Laboratory, Bureau of Plant Industry, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, District of Columbia, since 1902.

    Works

    • Author of bulletins Department of Agriculture.

    Membership

    Member Washington Academy Science, Phi Gamma Delta, Sigma Xi. Member Society of Friends. Club: Cosmos.

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    • Married Harriet V. Tefft, August 14, 1902. Married second, Elizabeth D. Gould, June 6, 1934.
    • father: Amos C. Brown
    • mother: Emma L. (Smith) Brown
    • spouses: Harriet V. Tefft
    • Elizabeth D. Gould
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    Born September 25, 1871
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