HOS-Geology. History of Geology Collecting Initiative
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Main topics: George Gaylord Simpson and paleontology, Charles Darwin.
Laporte, a geologist at the University of California, Santa Cruz, produced the definitive biography of George Gaylord Simpson, whose work in paleontology provided a foundation for the early 20th-century Neo-Darwinian evolutionary synthesis. For this work, Laporte received the Mary C. Rabbitt Award from the Geological Society of America.