Barrows, Walter B., 1883-1923

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Ward's Employee (based on city directory listings)



Biographical text

Instructor in physics and chemistry Colegio Nacional, Concepcion del Uruguay, Argentine Republic, S.A., 1879-1881
Instructor in Science, Mass. State Normal School, Westfield, Mass., 1881-1882,
Instructor in Biology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn., 1882-1886.
Instructor in Botany, Trinity College, Hartford, Conn., 1884-1886
First Asst. Ornithologist, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1886-1894
Professor of Zoology and Physiology, Michigan Agricultural College, East Lansing, Mich., since 1894

"...classification and arrangement of invertebrates and in looking after correspondence." (Fisher 1925)

Date of Birth


Place of birth

Grantville, Massachusetts, United States of America

Date of Death


Place of death

East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America



"Barrows, Walter B., 1883-1923.", People, Ward Project, accessed December 7th, 2023,

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  1. Fisher 1925.pdf