Query: journal: "Blumea - Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants"
|Author||S.J. van Ooststroom|
|Title||Dr P. Jansen (1882—1955)|
|Journal||Blumea - Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants|
|Abstract||On April 2nd of this year Dr P. Jansen, agrostologist and honorary member of the staff of the Rijksherbarium, suddenly passed away at Amsterdam, 73 years old.|
Pieter Jansen was born at Rotterdam on January 25th, 1882. Trained to be a teacher, his appointment as such followed in 1900. His study in mathematics soon led to his appointment to a secondary school at Rotterdam and afterwards, in 1912, to the Municipal Training School for Teachers at Amsterdam, of which he filled the post of director from 1936 until his retirement a few years ago.
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