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senior chemist , Department of Agriculture

Franklin Elmer ALLISON, American Senior Chemist, Department of Agriculture. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science: American Chemical Soo.; Sigma Xi.

Background

ALLISON, Franklin Elmer was born on November 10, 1892 in Oakland City, Indiana, United States. Son of James A. and Sarah (Hillyard) Allison.

Education

Purdue University, Bachelor of Science, 1914. Iowa State College, Master of Science, 1915. Rutgers College, Doctor of Philosophy, 1917.

Career

Scientist, Bureau of Soils, United States Department of Agriculture, 1917-1918. Second Lieutenant., Medical Department, United States Army, 1918-1919. Biochemist, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, since 1920.

Senior Chemist, in charge of biochemical investigations, at present.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science: American Chemical Soo.