Henry Augustus Ward, Ph.D
|Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States|
|Paris School of Mines|
|Ward's Natural Science Establishment|
|1860-1865||University of Rochester, Rochester, NY|
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Henry Augustus Ward was a scientist, explorer, museum builder and founder of the Ward's Natural Science Establishment. He studied at Middlebury Academy, Williams College, Temple Hill Academy and Paris School of Mines. From 1860 to 1865 he taught natural science at the University of Rochester, and began to supply colleges and universities with cabinets of geological, zoological, botanical and ethnological material. This work was the beginning of the Science Establishment.