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NASA astronaut Conrad buried
WAP99071906 - JULY 19 1999 - ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA, USA: Charles "Pete" Conrad, Jr. United States Navy (Ret.) NASA Astronaut known for many missions including Spacecraft Commander aboard Apollo 12 is brought to his final resting place with full military honors and laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday, July 19. jr/Tim Altevogt/USN UPI
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Charles Conrad Abbott (June 4, 1843 – July 27, 1919) was an American archaeologist and naturalist, born at Trenton, New Jersey. He studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and served as a surgeon in the Union Army during the Civil War. From 1876 to 1889 he was assistant curator of the Peabody Museum in Cambridge, Mass., to which he presented a collection of 20,000 archæological specimens; he freely gave also to other archæological collections. His book Primitive Industry (1881) detailed the evidences of the presence of pre-glacial man in the Delaware valley, and is a valuable contribution to American archæology. He was well known as a frequent contributor to the American Naturalist, Science, Nature, Science-News, and Popular Science Monthly. He also published many books on outdoor observation, such as A Naturalist's Rambles about Home (1884).

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