Francis Wall Oliver
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"Francis Oliver" redirects here. For the American soldier, see Francis Oliver (Medal of Honor recipient).
He was Quain Professor of Botany at University College London 1890–1925 and then Professor of Botany at the University of Cairo 1929–1935. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1905. He was awarded the Linnean Medal in 1925.
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- Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
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