Aronson, Lester R. (Lester Ralph), 1911-1996

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Exist Dates

April 9, 1911 - April 7, 1996

Biographical or Historical Note

See description in AMNH Archives database:

Lester R. Aronson was a biologist and animal behaviorist at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) from 1938 to 1977; curator, 1949- and chairman 1958-1977, Dept. of Animal Behavior; chairman emeritus 1977- ; he died in 1996.


    Library of Congress Name Authority File
    From biographical note for Aronson's archive collection at the AMNH Library, Mss .A76, written by Ann Herendeen.

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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Animal Behavior
associated dates: 1938-1977

Related Resources

Lester R. Aronson collection on the Kammerer/Noble midwife toad scandal, 1903-1990 (bulk 1923-1975)
Repository: AMNH Special Collections, Mss .A76.

Written by: Iris Lee
Last modified: 2018 September 27


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