Beebe, William, 1877-1962

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1877-07-29
Death 1962-06-04
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

George Washington Corner worked as an anatomist, endocrinologist, and medical historian.

From the guide to the George Washington Corner papers, 1889-1981, 1903-1982, (American Philosophical Society)

William Beebe collected fish in Bermuda, Haiti, and other locations in the 1920s and 1930s.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Field Book Project: Person : Description : rid_775_pid_EACP772

American scientist and author; curator of ornithology and director of the Department of Tropical Research of the New York Zoological Society.

From the description of Letters : to Norman [Bel Geddes], 1933 Feb. 28 and 1935 April 24. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122472755

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Subjects:

  • Abyssal zone
  • Natural history--20th century
  • Bookplates--Collectors and collecting
  • Reproduction
  • Hormones, Sex
  • Medicine--Research--United States
  • Oceanography--Research--20th century
  • Animals--Ientification--20th century
  • Pheasants
  • Human reproduction--Endocrine aspects
  • Rhesus monkey
  • Bathyscaphe
  • Insects--20th century
  • Island animals
  • Birds--Collection and preservation--20th century
  • Deep-sea fishes--20th century
  • Medicine--History
  • Jungle animals
  • Animals--Identification--20th century
  • Ornithology--20th century
  • Fishes--Classification--20th century
  • Zoology 20th century
  • Scientific expeditions--20th century

Occupations:

  • Naturalist
  • Zoologists--20th century.--United States
  • Naturalists--20th century.--United States

Places:

  • Mexico (as recorded)
  • Atlantic Ocean (as recorded)
  • West Indies (as recorded)
  • Tropics (as recorded)
  • Galapagos Islands (as recorded)
  • Singapore (as recorded)
  • Bermuda Islands (as recorded)
  • Guiana (as recorded)
  • Venezuela (as recorded)
  • Pacific Ocean (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • California, Gulf of (Mexico) (as recorded)
  • Asia (as recorded)