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George William Hunter

Born: 1873 in Mamaronek, New York
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Hunter began his Chicago connection when he became in 1896 a fellow in Zoology at the University of Chicago.

Biography: George Hunter worked at the University of Chicago, Hyde Park High School in Chicago and spent 6 years at Knox Gollege in Galesburg, Illinois. He wrote Civic Biology, the text at the center of the Scopes 'monkey' trial.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction; Other

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

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