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Peck, William Dandridge, 1763-1822

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1763 - 1822

William Dandridge Peck (May 8, 1763–October 8, 1822) was an American naturalist, the first native-born entomologist and a pioneer in the field of economic entomology. In 1806 he became the first professor of natural history at Harvard, a position he held until his death in 1822.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

F.G. Gustorf letter

Mss 821205.2
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 821205.2
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