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Re: Marshall Lambert
It is impossible to know how many young Montana farm boys and farm girls
went on to seek a career in science because of Marshall Lambert.
"Teach by example" was part of his character.
On Wed, 14 Sep 2005 13:08:21 -0400 (EDT) Danvarner@aol.com writes:
> I'm taking the liberty of forwarding this from the vrtpaleo list.
> Lambert was the nucleus of an enthusiastic group of amateurs in
> Elkalaka. They
> were the discoverers of the skull of Pachycephalosaurus, which they
> to the American Museum of Natural History. When I was a kid I
> dreamed of
> going to high school there where the extraciricular activity was
> prospecting the
> Hell Creek exposures with Marshall Lambert. DV
> << The following news comes from Joseph Hartman (University of
> North Dakota)
> and is forwarded at his request.
> Marshall Lambert died September 9, 2005, in Ekalaka, Montana. He
> was laid to
> rest Monday, September 12, 2005. A memorial has been established in
> his name
> at the Carter County Museum. Mail can be addressed to his son, Brice
> Lambert, in Ekalaka, Montana, 59324 (no street or box address).
> Marshall was honored
> by the Pioneer Trails Regional Museum (banquet), the Society of
> Paleontology (by declaration), and the Paleontological Society
> Award) for his long service to amateur-advocation paleontology,
> assistance to many
> professional paleontologists, and making the Carter County Museum
> the place
> that it is today. >>