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In memoriam: Robert Earl Stewart, Sr., 1913-1993

June 16, 2010

Robert Earl Stewart, Sr., our colleague, close friend, and mentor, was born on 16 April 1913 in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from high school in Grimes, Iowa, received his B.S. in Biology from the University of Iowa in 1936, and his M.S. in Zoology from the University of Michigan in 1937. His post-graduate work on the life history of the Common Yellow throat was published in the Wilson Bulletin in 1953. Bob joined the AOU in 1938, was made an Elective Member in 1949, and a Fellow in 1974. During World War II, he served with the U.S. Navy Medical Corps in the Pacific Theater.

Citation Information

Publication Year 1996
Title In memoriam: Robert Earl Stewart, Sr., 1913-1993
DOI 10.2307/4088991
Authors Chandler S. Robbins, M.B. Meanley
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title The Auk
Index ID 5223136
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Patuxent Wildlife Research Center