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Poole, James Plummer, 1889-1984



James Poole was born on May 6, 1889 in Gloucester, Mass. He graduated from the University of Maine in 1912 and was hired by Dartmouth College as a member of the Evolution Department in 1922. In 1928 he received a honorary degree from Dartmouth College. He became a faculty member of the Botany Department in 1935 from which he retired with Emeritus status in 1957. James Poole died in White River Junction, VT in 1984.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jeremiah Nelson letter

Identifier: Mss 811368.1
Mss 811368.1
Date(s): 1811-06-18
Scope and Contents

Letter from Jeremiah Nelson of Newburyport to James Poole thanking him for gift of $150.00 from people of Hanover to relieve Newburyport in recent distress from fire.

Oral history interview with James Poole.

Identifier: DOH-249
Date(s): 1974-09-

James Poole, Professor Emeritus Biology (Botany) 1922-1957. Oral history interview documenting his career at Dartmouth College.

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