Historic Markers Across Florida

Alfred Goldsboro Mayor

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Location: in Dry Tortugas National Park, Loggerhead Key, FL
County: Monroe
Coordinates: N 24° 38.083    W 082° 55.141
  24.63471666    -82.91901666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMVZ3Y


Alfred Goldsboro Mayor, who studied the biology of many seas and here founded a laboratory for research for the Carnegie Institution directing it for XVIII years with conspicuous success, brilliant versatile courageous utterly forgetful of self. He was the beloved leader of all those who worked with him and who erect this to his memory. Born MDCCCLXVIII, died MCMXXII.