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Wilkes, Charles

Charles Wilkes, detail
Life span: 
04/03/1798 to 02/08/1877
Dickinson Connection: 
James Croxall Palmer, class of 1829, was an officer on Wilkes' 1838-1842 explorations of the western coast of North and South America and the Antarctic.

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