Francis Wall Oliver

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Francis Wall Oliver FRS[1] (10 May 1864 – 14 September 1951) was a British botanist.

He was educated at Bootham School,[2][3] York.

He was Quain Professor of Botany at University College London 1890–1925 and then Professor of Botany at the University of Cairo 1929–1935. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1905.[1][4] He was awarded the Linnean Medal in 1925.

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  3. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
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