Samuel Washington Woodhouse Photo

Samuel Washington Woodhouse

Born: Jun 27, 1821

Death: Oct 23, 1904

Birthplace: Philadelphia

Nationality: United States

Samuel Washington Woodhouse

Date of Birth : Jun 27, 1821
Date of Death : Oct 23, 1904
Birth Place : Philadelphia

Samuel Washington Woodhouse was an American surgeon, explorer and naturalist. Woodhouse was doctor and naturalist on the Sitgreaves Expedition led by Captain Lorenzo Sitgreaves from San Antonio to San Diego which explored the possibility of a route from the Zuni River to the Pacific. He was the author of A Naturalist in Indian Territory: The Journal of S. W. Woodhouse, 1849-50. The Woodhouse's Toad was named in his honor.

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