Loring, J. Alden (John Alden), 1871-1947

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John Alden Loring (1872 - 1947) served as a field naturalist with the Bureau of Biological Survey, United States Department of Agriculture from 1892 to 1897. During that time he conducted extensive field surveys in all regions of the United States, as well as in Canada and Mexico. His field work is documented in the Division of Mammals, at the National Museum of Natural History.

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referencedIn New York Zoological Park. Office of the Director and General Curator. Accession memoranda, [ca. 1899-1920]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company reader reports on manuscripts submitted for publication, 1882-1931. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Correspondence and compositions, 1718-1946 (inclusive) 1873-1919 (bulk). Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Class Book, 1843. Harvard University Archives.
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correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
correspondedWith Harvard College (1780- ). Class of 1843. corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith New York Zoological Park. Office of the Director and General Curator. corporateBody
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 person
associatedWith Smithsonian African Expedition (1909) corporateBody
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Birth 1871-03-31

Death 1947-05-08



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