in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Geology and the Lithosphere; Botany; Medicine and Health. 1351 words.
Atherstone, William Guybon (1814–1898), medical practitioner, botanist, and geologist, was born on 27 May 1814 at Zion Hill, Nottingham, the eldest of eight children of John Atherstone...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Geology and the Lithosphere; Botany. 984 words.
Clapp, Asahel (05 October 1792–17 December 1862), physician, botanist, and geologist, was born in Hubbardston, Massachusetts, the son of Reuben Clapp and Hepzibah Gates, farmers. When Clapp...