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Ecology and Evolutionary Biology


This laboratory manual for vertebrate embryology includes notes and colorful, hand-drawn illustrations of frogs, chicks, and pigs. The illustrations and notes were made by Dr. Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds when she was a graduate student in Zoology at the University of Illinois from 1937-1941.

Dr. Dirks-Edmunds graduated from Linfield College in 1937; she returned to teach in the Biology department at Linfield from 1941-1974.


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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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