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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Jean Louis Rodolphe (Louis) Agassiz

1807–73

Swiss-born zoologist and geologist. Professor of natural history, Neuchâtel, 1832–46. Emigrated to the United States in 1846. Professor of zoology and geology, Harvard University, 1847–73. Established the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard in 1859. Foreign member, Royal Society of London, 1838.

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ANB

DAB

DSB

Record of the Royal Society of London.