Dorothy Madden Hobson Luther
Naturalist and Ornithologist
She spent the summers of 1947-1950 studying tropical birds in Central America. In 1950 she was the first woman elected President of the Indiana State Audubon Society. A graduate of Butler University, and Columbia University, she also studied ornithology at Cornell University. She taught for thirty years at George Washington High School in Indianapolis.
Location. 39° 56.806′ N, 87° 3.556′ W. Marker is near Crawfordsville, Indiana, in Montgomery County. Marker is on State Road 234, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. near Deers Mill Covered Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Waveland IN 47989, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oldest Surviving Veteran of American Revolution (approx. 3.1 miles away); Phanuel Lutheran Church - - Jackson Township (approx. 4.6
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2011, by Connie Cork of Crawfordsville, Indiana. This page has been viewed 752 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 23, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.