in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Palaeontology; Ornithology; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1306 words.
Wetmore, Alexander (18 June 1886–07 December 1978), ornithologist, avian paleontologist, and museum administrator, was born Frank Alexander Wetmore in North Freedom, Wisconsin, the son of...