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SHROCK, ROBERT RAKES: 1904-

A native of Wawpecong, Ind., Robert Rakes Shrock was born on Aug. 27, 1904, the son of Andrew and Stella Glassburn Shrock. All of his academic degrees were received from Indiana University: A.B. in 1925, A.M. in 1926, and Ph.D. in 1928. He married Theodora Antoinette Weidman on Feb. 2, 1933, and they had two children, Wendolyn Theodora and Robert Ellsworth. At the University of Wisconsin Shrock was an assistant in geology, 1928-29, and taught geology, 1929-37. In 1937 he joined the faculty of Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he was chairman of the department of geology, 1950-65. He has been a consultant to petroleum companies and engineering groups. He was president of the Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, 1956-57, and the National Association of Geology Teachers, 1959.

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