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Althea Rosina Sherman
Born (1853-10-10)October 10, 1853
National, Iowa
Died April 16, 1943(1943-04-16) (aged 89)-
Alma mater Oberlin College A.B. (1875) A.M. (1882)
Known for Ornithology

Althea Rosina Sherman (October 10, 1853 – April 16, 1943) was an ornithologist,[1]

Early life and education[edit]


Sherman was a member of 15 scientific organizations including the American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Ornithologists' Union, National Audubon Society, Ecological Society of America, Cooper Ornithological Club, Iowa Ornithologists' Union (she was a charter member), Wilson Ornithological Society, American Museum of Natural History, American Society of Mammalogists and American Genetic Association.[2]



  1. ^ "The Althea R. Sherman Project". Cedar County Historical Society. Retrieved 22 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Taylor, H. J. (1943). "Althea R. Sherman Memorial Issue". Iowa Bird Life. Winthrop, Iowa: Iowa Ornithologists' Union. XIII (2).  Unknown parameter |month= ignored (help);

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