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Carl Ortwin Sauer
Birth: Dec. 24, 1889
Warrenton
Warren County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1975
Berkeley
Alameda County
California, USA

Geographer. A Missouri native, Sauer graduated from the former Central Wesleyan College of Warrenton in 1908 and received his Ph. D in Geography from the University of Chicago in 1915. Shortly afterwards he began teaching geography at the University of Michigan. In 1923 he went to the University of California Berkeley where he served as Chairman of the Department of Geography until 1954. Establishing himself as one of the most influential geographers of his time, he is best remembered for works such as his 1925 essay "The Morphology of Landscape," and the 1952 book "Agricultural Origins and Dispersals." He retired as professor emeritus in 1957. (bio by: G.Photographer) 
 
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Warrenton City Cemetery
Warrenton
Warren County
Missouri, USA
 
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Originally Created by: G.Photographer
Record added: Dec 17, 2005
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Carl Ortwin Sauer
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Carl Ortwin Sauer
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- R I P
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Dec. 24, 2013
Rest in Peace, Carl Ortwin. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Jul. 18, 2011
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