Schuchert, Charles, 1858-1942

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Charles Schuchert: Paleontologist; assistant to paleontologists, 1885-1891; participated in a geological survey of Minnesota, 1891-1892; preparer of fossils, Yale University, 1892-1893; assistant paleontologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 1893-1894; assistant curator paleontology, U.S. National Museum, 1894-1904; professor of paleontology, Yale University, 1904-1923, and curator, geological collection, Peabody Museum.

From the description of Charles Schuchert papers, 1859-1943 (inclusive), 1884-1943 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702167180

Epithet: American naturalist

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Charles Schuchert: Paleontologist; assistant to paleontologists, 1885-1891; participated in a geological survey of Minnesota, 1891-1892; preparer of fossils, Yale University, 1892-1893; assistant paleontologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 1893-1894; assistant curator paleontology, U.S. National Museum, 1894-1904; professor of paleontology, Yale University, 1904-1923, and curator, geological collection, Peabody Museum.

Charles Schuchert, M.A. Hon. Yale 1904; LL.D. New York Univ. 1914; SC.D. Yale 1930; S.D. Hon. Harvard 1935. Curator Geology 1904-23; Chairman Dept. Geological Sciences 1919-21; Curator Invertebrate Paleontology 1923-26; Prof. Paleontology and Historical Geology 1904-23; Prof. Emeritus 1923-42; Acting Dean Graduate School 1914-16; Trustee Peabody Museum of Natural History 1912-26; Silliman Lect. 1917-18.

Historical Register of Yale University, 1937-1951.

For more biographical information see Carl P. Dunbar's "Memorial to Charles Schuchert" in Box 1 and Schuchert's manuscript autobiography in Box 42.

From the guide to the Charles Schuchert papers, 1859-1943, 1884-1943, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Yale Peruvian Expedition (1911). Yale Peruvian Expedition papers, 1908-1948 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984. Papers, 1918-1984. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn George Gaylord Simpson Papers, 1918-1984 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Malcolm Rutherford Thorpe papers, 1913-1952 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Raymond, Percy E. (Percy Edward), 1879-1952. Papers of Percy Edward Raymond, 1901-1952 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Willis, Bailey, 1857-1949. Papers of Bailey Willis, 1856-1957 (bulk 1880-1949). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Vol. VIII, ff. 297, R-Y.includes:f. 1 John Rae, FRS; Arctic explorer: Letter to R. McCormick: 1860.f. 3 Andrew Crombie Ramsay, geologist; Knight 1881: Letter to -: 1841.f. 4 Andrew Crombie Ramsay, geologist; Knight 1881: Letter to T. R. Jones: ... British Library
referencedIn Weller, Stuart. Papers, 1900-1927 Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library,
referencedIn Yale Peruvian Expedition papers, 1908-1948 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Thorpe, Malcolm Rutherford, b. 1891. Malcolm Rutherford Thorpe papers, 1913-1952 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn New York State Museum of Natural History. Incoming correspondence of the Assistant State Paleontologist, State Paleontologist, State Geologist, and State Museum Director, 1804-1919, bulk 1881-1915. New York State Archives
referencedIn Alpheus Hyatt II Papers, 1854-1958 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Weller, Stuart, 1870-1927. Papers, 1900-1927. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Charles Schuchert papers, 1859-1943, 1884-1943 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Bingham family. Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Bingham family. Bingham family papers, 1811-1974 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Schuchert, Charles, 1858-1942. Charles Schuchert papers, 1859-1943 (inclusive), 1884-1943 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Knopf, Adolph, 1882-. Adolph Knopf papers, 1916-1942 (inclusive), 1916-1919 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Arthur Twining Hadley, president of Yale University, records, 1899-1921 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Beecher, Charles Emerson, 1856-1904. person
associatedWith Bingham family. family
associatedWith Bingham family. family
associatedWith Bingham family. family
associatedWith Hyatt, Alpheus, 1838-1902 person
associatedWith Knopf, Adolph, 1882- person
associatedWith New York State Museum of Natural History. corporateBody
associatedWith Peabody Museum of Natural History. corporateBody
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
associatedWith Raymond, Percy E. (Percy Edward), 1879-1952. person
associatedWith Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984. person
associatedWith Thorpe, Malcolm Rutherford, b. 1891. person
associatedWith Weller, Stuart, 1870-1927. person
associatedWith Willis, Bailey, 1857-1949. person
associatedWith Yale Peruvian Expedition (1911) corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. President's Office. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
Science
Geology
Geological surveys
Paleontology
Occupation
Paleontologists
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Birth 1858-07-03

Death 1942-11-20

English

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