in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online January 2017 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 1433 words.
Barclay, Oliver Rainsford (1919–2013), zoologist and evangelical society administrator, was born in Kobe, Japan, on 22 February 1919, the son of Joseph Gurney Barclay (1879–1976) and his...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Botany. 1562 words.
Schweinitz, Lewis David von (13 February 1780–08 February 1834), Moravian clergyman and botanist, was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, the eldest son of Hans Christian Alexander von...