Colin Campbell Sanborn

Fellow: Awarded 1938

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 06-12-1897

Died: 08-01-1962

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1937–38:

SANBORN, COLIN CAMPBELL:  Appointed for the preparation of a taxonomic revision of six families of bats; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1938.

Born June 12, 1897, at Evanston, Illinois.

Assistant, Division of Birds, 1922–24, Assistant, Division of Mammals, 1925–30, Assistant Curator of Mammals, 1931–36, Curator of Mammals, 1937—, Field Museum of Natural History.

Publications:  Articles in Oologist, Wilson Bulletin, Auk, Field Museum of Natural History Leaflets, and Zoological Series, Chicago Academy of Sciences, Bird Lore, Nature Magazine, Journal of Mammalogy, Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, American Museum Novitates, Annals of the Carnegie Museum, Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology: University of Michigan.