Guide to John C. Briggs, "A Professorial Life: An Autobiographical Account"
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University ArchivesMay 2011
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Call Number: SCM0170
Creator: Briggs, John C.
Title: John C. Briggs, "A Professorial Life: An Autobiographical Account"
Physical Description: 0.02 Linear feet (1 volume)
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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ohn C. Briggs earned his MA (1947) and his Ph.D. (1952) in biology at Stanford University.
Subjects covered in this autobiography include his family history; his student years at Stanford and his affiliations with Hopkins Marine Station; his academic appointments at the University of Florida, University of British Columbia, the Texas Institute of Marine Sciences, and the University of South Florida; and his family life. Other subjects include the closure of the Natural History Museum at Stanford and the dispersal of its collections; and his experiences as a military and civilian pilot.
Briggs, John C.
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World War, 1939-1945