Henry Nathaniel Andrews, Jr. (1910–): Paleobotanist, educator; and explorer
Published:January 01, 1995
Tom L. Phillips, Patricia G. Gensel, 1995. "Henry Nathaniel Andrews, Jr. (1910–): Paleobotanist, educator; and explorer", Historical Perspective of Early Twentieth Century Carboniferous Paleobotany in North America, Paul C. Lyons, Elsie Darrah Morey, Robert H. Wagner
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From graduate student to “Dean” in the Botany Department at Washington University and as paleobotanist at the Missouri Botanical Garden (1935–1964), Henry N. Andrews, Jr., was one of the pioneers in American coal-ball studies. His contributions and those of his students extended and expanded upper Carboniferous studies in all the major plant groups. Andrews developed a comparably productive research and training program in Devonian paleobotany at the University of Connecticut, Storrs (1964–1975). His quiet way of sharing interests is manifest, in part, by his many collaborative explorations and research projects as well as by diverse written accounts of such adventures....