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Allen, Glover Morrill

Born: 1879 AD
Died: 1942 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Zoologist

1879 – Glover Morrill Allen was born in Walpole, New Hampshire on February 8, 1879.

1901 – He received his A.B. degree from Harvard University.

1901-1927 – He was a librarian in Boston Society of Natural History.

1901-1912 – He was a secretary in Nuttall Ornithological Club.

1903 – He received his A.M. degree from Harvard University.

1904 – He received his Ph.D from Harvard University.

1906-1907 – He was an editor in American Naturalist.

1907 – He was hired to oversee mammal collections at the Museum of Comparative Zoology in Harvard University.

1911 – He published His Mamma;s of the West Indies.

1919 – He was a charter member of the American Society of Mammalogists.

1919-1942 – He became a president in Nuttall Ornithological Club.

1924 – He was hired as lecturer in zoology at Harvard University.

1925-1942 – He was a curator of mammals at the Museum of Comparative Zoology.

1925 – He published his Birds and Their Attributes.

1927 – He became vice-president in Boston Society of Natural History.

1927-1929 – He became president of American Society of Mammalogists.

1928 – He was promoted to associate professor of zoology at Harvard University.

1936-1942 – He was an editor of The Auk.

1938 – He was promoted to professor of zoology at Harvard University.

1942 – He died of heart failure in Cambridge, Massachusetts on February 14, 1942.