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The Resource Women in the field : America's pioneering women naturalists, Marcia Myers Bonta

Women in the field : America's pioneering women naturalists, Marcia Myers Bonta

Label
Women in the field : America's pioneering women naturalists
Title
Women in the field
Title remainder
America's pioneering women naturalists
Statement of responsibility
Marcia Myers Bonta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes a section on Maria Martin, a young woman from Charleston, who married Audubon's youngest son, John Woodhouse, and who "assisted in the artwork for volumes 2 and 4 of [Audubon's] The birds of America and acted as Bachman's amaneunsis during his collaboration with Audubon on The quadrupeds of North America."--Page 9
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bonta, Marcia
Dewey number
  • 508/.092/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH26
LC item number
.B66 1991
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QH26.B66
NAL item number
1991
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women naturalists
  • Women naturalists
  • United States
  • Women
  • Women naturalists
  • United States
  • Biologen
  • Natuurlijke historie
  • Vrouwen
  • Femmes naturalistes
  • Naturwissenschaftlerin
  • Geschichte (1700-1970)
  • Biographie
  • USA
Label
Women in the field : America's pioneering women naturalists, Marcia Myers Bonta
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kate Brandegee, accidental botanist
  • Alice Eastwood, grand old botanist of the academy
  • Ynes Mexia, botanical adventuress
  • Mary Sophie Young, Trans-Pecos botanist
  • Elizabeth Gertrude Knight Britton, Mother of American bryology
  • Agnes Chase, Dean of American agrostologists
  • Anna Botsford Comstock, Dean of American nature study
  • Annie Trumbull Slosson, the old bug woman
  • Edith Patch, entomological naturalist
  • Florence Merriam Bailey, first lady of ornithology
  • Jane Colden, colonial botanist
  • Althea Rosina Sherman, ornithologist of an Iowa dooryard
  • Cordelia Stanwood, bird woman of Ellsworth
  • Margaret Morse Nice, ethologist of the Song Sparrow
  • Amelia Laskey, patron saint to the birds
  • Ann Haven Morgan, ecologist of ponds and streams
  • Carrie Dormon, queen of the forest kingdom
  • Rachel Carson, pioneering ecologist
  • Maria Martin, Audubon's sweetheart
  • Graceanna Lewis, Quaker naturalist
  • Martha Maxwell, Colorado naturalist
  • Mary Treat, naturalist of the pine barrens
  • Annie Montague Alexander, intrepid explorer
  • Ellen Quillin, flowerlady of Texas
  • Kate Furbish, the posey-woman
Control code
ocm22623848
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 299 pages
Isbn
9780890964897
Lccn
90020729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22623848
  • (OCoLC)22623848
Label
Women in the field : America's pioneering women naturalists, Marcia Myers Bonta
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Kate Brandegee, accidental botanist
  • Alice Eastwood, grand old botanist of the academy
  • Ynes Mexia, botanical adventuress
  • Mary Sophie Young, Trans-Pecos botanist
  • Elizabeth Gertrude Knight Britton, Mother of American bryology
  • Agnes Chase, Dean of American agrostologists
  • Anna Botsford Comstock, Dean of American nature study
  • Annie Trumbull Slosson, the old bug woman
  • Edith Patch, entomological naturalist
  • Florence Merriam Bailey, first lady of ornithology
  • Jane Colden, colonial botanist
  • Althea Rosina Sherman, ornithologist of an Iowa dooryard
  • Cordelia Stanwood, bird woman of Ellsworth
  • Margaret Morse Nice, ethologist of the Song Sparrow
  • Amelia Laskey, patron saint to the birds
  • Ann Haven Morgan, ecologist of ponds and streams
  • Carrie Dormon, queen of the forest kingdom
  • Rachel Carson, pioneering ecologist
  • Maria Martin, Audubon's sweetheart
  • Graceanna Lewis, Quaker naturalist
  • Martha Maxwell, Colorado naturalist
  • Mary Treat, naturalist of the pine barrens
  • Annie Montague Alexander, intrepid explorer
  • Ellen Quillin, flowerlady of Texas
  • Kate Furbish, the posey-woman
Control code
ocm22623848
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 299 pages
Isbn
9780890964897
Lccn
90020729
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22623848
  • (OCoLC)22623848

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