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Bancroft, Wilder Dwightlocked

(01 October 1867–07 February 1953)
  • John W. Servos

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Bancroft, Wilder Dwight (01 October 1867–07 February 1953), physical chemist, was born in Middletown, Rhode Island, the son of John Chandler Bancroft, a lawyer, stockbroker, and artist, and Louisa Mills Denny. Raised, in part, in the home of his grandfather, the historian George Bancroft...

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