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Ecology and Evolutionary Biology


Dr. Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds published a series of articles in The Tidings, the weekly newsletter for McMinnville's First Baptist Church. This article was the first in the series and warns against further destruction of America's natural environment. A post-script from then-pastor Kent Harrop is also included.

Dirks-Edmunds graduated from Linfield College in 1937 and taught in the Biology department at Linfield from 1941-1974. She lived in McMinnville from 1941 until her death in 2003 and was a member of First Baptist Church.


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Dr. Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds Papers. Jereld R. Nicholson Library. Linfield College, McMinnville, Oregon. Donated by Lyle Hubbard, 2014.



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