Adolf Carl Noé (1873–1939): Pioneer in North American coal-ball studies
Published:January 01, 1995
Elsie Darrah Morey, Paul C. Lyons, 1995. "Adolf Carl Noé (1873–1939): Pioneer in North American coal-ball studies", Historical Perspective of Early Twentieth Century Carboniferous Paleobotany in North America, Paul C. Lyons, Elsie Darrah Morey, Robert H. Wagner
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Adolf Carl Noé von Archenegg was born in Graz, Austria, in 1873. He emigrated to the United States in 1899 and became a naturalized citizen of the United States. In 1899, Noé began his long and distinguished academic career at the University of Chicago where he earned his Doctor of Philosophy degree in 1905. He was an instructor and assistant professor of Germanic languages from 1903 to 1923, when he turned his interest to paleobotany and established the paleobotanical program at the University of Chicago. Noé was vice president of the Paleontological Society in 1931. He was elected as the...