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William Herbert Hobbs

William Herbert Hobbs

Years at Michigan: 1906 - 1934
Literature, Science, and the Arts
| Geological Sciences |
Professor of Geology
Head of the Department of Geology
Director of the Geological Laboratory

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Bio

December 1, 1906
The Michigan Alumnus
November 17, 1934
The Michigan Alumnus
November 17, 1934
The Michigan Alumnus