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Kidder, Alfred Vincentlocked

(29 October 1885–11 June 1963)
  • Douglas R. Givens


Kidder, Alfred Vincent (29 October 1885–11 June 1963), archaeologist, was born in Marquette, Michigan, the son of Alfred Kidder, a mining engineer, and Katherine Dalliba. During his boyhood Kidder developed a great interest in ornithology. At the age of fifteen he published a paper on his interest, “A Bittern at Close Range” ( ...

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