Berkeley's first paleontologist,
Joseph Le Conte, 1869-1901 (cont.)

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Le Conte, J. 1888a. Compend of Geology. D. Appleton and Co., NY. 399 pp.

Le Conte, J. 1888b. Evolution and Its Relation to Religious Thought. D. Appleton and Co., NY. 344 pp.

Stephens, L.D. 1982. Joseph LeConte: Gentle Prophet of Evolution. LA State Univ. Press, Baton Rouge. 340 pp.


This is the second in a series of articles on the history of UCMP, adapted from a more detailed and referenced paper by Jere H. Lipps: 2004. Success story — the history and development of the Museum of Paleontology at the University of California, Berkeley. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences 55 (Suppl. I): 209-243. 22 figs.

May, 2006

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