John N. Cobb papers 1876-1970 1897-1930


John N. Cobb papers 1876-1970 1897-1930

Papers of a fisheries biologist, author and editor, federal official, and University of Washington professor.

11.04 cubic feet; 25 boxes and 3 folders



SNAC Resource ID: 6367345

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