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us: Jenks, Albert Ernest, 1869-1953

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        (naf) Ionia (Mich.)
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        (naf) Madison (Wis.)
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        • Organization: (naf) University of Minnesota. Department of Anthropology
        • Affiliation Start: 1918
        • Affiliation End: 1936
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            • found: His Pleistocene man in Minnesota, 1936: t.p. (Albert Ernest Jenks)
            • found: LC in OCLC, 4/13/87 (hdg.: Jenks, Albert Ernest, 1869-1953)
            • found: His The childhood of Ji-shib́, the Ojibwa, 1900: title-page (by Albert Ernest Jenks, with illustrations by the author) words to the reader (signed Albert Ernest Jenks, Madison, Wisconsin)
            • found: Wikipedia, July 14 2015 (heading: Albert Jenks; Albert Ernest Jenks (1869-1953); American anthropologist and a professor at the University of Minnesota; born Nov 28, 1869, Ionia, Michigan; died 1953; fields: economics, sociology, anthropology; known for his work in historical anthropological studies on rice cultivation, the development of hominids, and his identification of the skeletal remains of Minnesota Woman, 8,000-year old human remains found near Pelican Rapids, Minnesota; joined the United States Bureau of Ethnology in 1901 and served in the U.S. colonial government of the Philippines from 1902 to 1905; involved in the exhibition of Bontoc Igorot people at the 1904 Louisiana Universal Exposition in St. Louis; joined the faculty of the University of Minnesota in 1906; In 1918, he was a founder of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Minnesota and he served as the chair of that department until his retirement in 1936) {}
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