Waldo Rudolph Wedel
Date of Birth  :
September 10, 1908
Place of Birth  :
Newton, Kansas
Country  :
United States
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Educational background  :
He studied at Bethel College in Newton.He then studied at University of Arizona for archaeology.later he studied in University of Nebraska for a M.A. degree.University of California, Berkeley for his Ph.D
Acheivements / Contributions  :

Plains Anthropological Society—first Distinguished Service Award to Waldo and Mildred Mott Wedel Society for American Archaeology—Distinguished Service Award Kansas State University—Honorary Sc.D. degree University of Nebraska—Honorary Sc.D. degree Bethel College—Distinguished Alumnus Award Washington Academy of Sciences—Award for Distinguished Service in Biological Sciences

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Waldo Rudolph Wedel was an American archaeologist and a central figure in the study of the prehistory of the Great Plains. He was born in Newton, Kansas to a family of Mennonites. In 1939 he married Mildred Mott, a fellow archaeologist and ethnohistorian. Wedel died in 1996 in Boulder.