Harry L. Shapiro
(19 Mar 1902 - 7 Jan 1990)
American anthropologist and museum curator who was an authority on physical anthropology (study of the biological evolution of humankind) and a leading forensic anthropologist. He was a curator of physical anthropology at the American Museum of Natural History (1942-70) and a professor at Columbia University (1943-74).
Science Quotes by Harry L. Shapiro (1 quote)
[Concerning the Piltdown hoax,] that jaw has been literally a bone of contention for a long time.
— Harry L. Shapiro
In 'Quotation Marks', New York Times (29 Nov 1953), SM71.