Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Charles  Search this
Middle Initial:
Branch  Search this
Wilson  Search this
Record type:
Personal name
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Biographical History:
Charles Branch Wilson (1861-1941) was born in Exeter, Maine. He received his A.B. and A.M. degrees from Colby College, Waterville, Maine, and the Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University in 1910. While completing his A.M., Wilson worked as a tutor in Botany at Colby. In 1891, he was appointed Professor of Science at the State Normal School, Gorham, Maine. He became Professor of Natural Science at the State Normal School, Westfield, Massachusetts, in 1896 and the following year was made Professor of Biology and the Head of the Science Department. Wilson held the positions at Westfield until his retirement in 1932.
Library of Congress. NACO. Control Number: no2004059560
Related entities:
Westfield Normal School: He held several acadmic positions in Natural Science at the State Normal School, Westfield, Massachusetts.
See more records related to affiliations:
Westfield Normal School
See more records associated with this person:
Wilson, Charles Branch, 1861-1941
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project