Origin of the Natural Science Sections of the Ohio Academy of Science
Creators:Dexter, Ralph W.
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Citation:The Ohio Journal of Science. v66 n3 (May, 1966), 225-228
The Ohio Academy of Science was organized 31 December 1891 and was incorporated 12 March 1892, with 59 charter members. In the first decade, plans were developed for a Natural History Survey and a Topographic Survey of Ohio. In 1908, provision was made for separate sections of the Academy and, the following year, the first threeZoology, Botany, and Geologywere created. A selected list of members active in these three sections is given for the first three decades.
Author Institution: Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
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