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date: 07 March 2021

Fraser, Louislocked

(b. 1819/20–d. in or after 1883)
  • Clemency Thorne Fisher

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Fraser, Louis (b. 1819/20–d. in or after 1883), naturalist and museum curator, was the son of Hugh Fraser, mariner (d. in or before 1844); details of his mother are unknown. The form of his education is likewise obscure, but from his writings he appears to have been a careful naturalist with limited scope and ambitions. In 1832 he began work as an assistant at the ...

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Natural History Museum, London