Elizabeth Gertrude Britton

Botanist, Academic

1857 – 1934

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Who was Elizabeth Gertrude Britton?

Elizabeth Gertrude Britton was an American botanist, bryologist and educator born in New York City. She and her husband, Nathaniel Lord Britton played a significant role in the fundraising and creation of the New York Botanical Garden.

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Born
Jan 9, 1857
New York City
Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Hunter College
Died
Feb 25, 1934
The Bronx

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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