Atwood, Wallace Walter, 1872-1949

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Geologist (glaciation, ancient glaciers among the Rocky Mountains). B. S., Chicago, 1897, Ph. D. (geology), 1903; (hon.) D. Sc. Worcester Polytech, 1943; LL.D., Clark, 1946. Major affiliations: Instructor physiography, Lewis Institute, Chicago, 1897-1899; geology, Chicago Institute, 1899-1900, director, 1900; assistant physiogeography, Chicago, 1901-1902, associate, 1902-1903, instructor geology, 1903-1908, assistant professor of physiology and general geology, 1908-1910, associate professor, 1910-1913; professor of physiogeography, Harvard 1913-1920; president and professor of physical geography, Clark, 1920-1946, director graduate school of geography, 1921-1946.

From the description of Papers, 1901-1946, (bulk 1920-1964). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79894740

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referencedIn Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881-1964. Correspondence and compositions, 1870-1963 Houghton Library
creatorOf Atwood, Wallace Walter, 1872-1949. Papers, 1901-1946, (bulk 1920-1964). American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. William Ernest Hocking Papers, 1860-1979 Houghton Library
creatorOf Atwood, Wallace Walter, 1872-1949. Collected papers / Wallace W. Atwoord. Clark University, Robert Hutchings Goddard Library
referencedIn Huntington, Ellsworth, 1876-1947. Ellsworth Huntington papers, 1779-1953 (inclusive), 1890-1947 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Diettrich, Sigismond de Rudesheim, 1906-1987. Papers, 1933-1959. University of Florida
referencedIn Abraham Aaron Roback papers, 1909-1965. Houghton Library
referencedIn Blaine, Anita McCormick. Correspondence and papers, 1828-1958. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Ellsworth Huntington papers, 1779-1952, 1890-1947 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Sigismond deRudesheim Diettrich Papers, 1933-1959 Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
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associatedWith Blaine, Anita McCormick. person
associatedWith Clark University (Worcester, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Diettrich, Sigismond de Rudesheim, 1906-1987. person
associatedWith Geological Survey (U.S.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
associatedWith Huntington, Ellsworth, 1876-1947. person
correspondedWith Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881- person
correspondedWith Roback, A. A. (Abraham Aaron), 1890-1965 person
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Rocky Mountains
Geological surveys
Geologists--United States


Birth 1872

Death 1949



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