People classified with "Naturalist"

Total Cataloged: 5

William Bartram
William Bartram

From 1773-77, William Bartram (1739-1823) explored the American Southeast to record the region's plants, animals, and Indian peoples. Published in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1779 Bartram's Travels has become a classic, in large part because of Bartram's descriptions of Florida.

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Occupation(s): Naturalist, Explorer, Botanist
Specialty(ies): Botany, Anthropology
Contributions catalogued: 1
Bernard Romans
Author
Surveyor, artist, naturalist, and author Bernard Romans (ca. 1720-ca. 1783) recorded Alabama's coastline and Mobile Bay, among other areas, in his maps and composed one of the most significant eighteenth-century works on what would become Alabama, A Concise Natural History...

Occupation(s): Naturalist, Cartographer, Navigator, Surveyor, Engineer, Soldier, Promoter, Botanist
Contributions catalogued: 1
Stuart Houston
Stuart Houston
Stuart began his distinguished 32-year career in the Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Saskatchewan in 1964, reaching the rank of Professor in 1969. He was head of the Department of Medical Imaging from July 1982- June 1987. In addition,...

Occupation(s): Naturalist, Medical Doctor
Specialty(ies): Natural History
Contributions catalogued: 7
Mary Houston
Author

Occupation(s): Naturalist
Specialty(ies): Natural History, Ornithology
Contributions catalogued: 1
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau
Henry David Thoreau was an American author, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist, tax resister, development critic, surveyor, and historian. A leading transcendentalist, Thoreau is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay...

Country of Origin: United States of America
Occupation(s): Social Critic, Philosopher, Naturalist
Specialty(ies): Philosophy
Contributions catalogued: 3