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Alexander Dallas Bache, 1806-1867

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1806.07.19
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, PA
Date of Death: 1867.02.17
Place of Death: Providence, RI

Identity:

Alexander Dallas Bache was the Director of the U.S. Coast Survey from 1843-1867.

Life:

JW was briefly a draughtsman during the period that Bache was Director.

Bibliography:

Who Was Who in America: Historical Volume 1607-1896, Chicago, 1963.