Ossowski Gottfried Osipovich (Ossowski)( Polish-Russian geologist and archaeologist)
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Biography Ossowski Gottfried Osipovich (Ossowski)
(1835 - 1897). Since 1860. begin his study of Volhynia, who drove for 10 years. The most important of them: "Geological sketch-geognostichesky Volyn province" (in "Proceedings of the Statistical Committee of the Volyn ', 1867). They established the location of porcelain clay, various modifications of granite, discovered a new rock called "volynitom". In "Proceedings of the" Krakow Academy Ossovsky published a series of articles on anthropology and archeology edge. In 1880, Mr.. in Paris he published geological map of Volyn. In Volume I of VI Archaeological Congress published its "Experience the chronological classification of the finds of the Stone Age in Central and Eastern Europe". In Krakow Ossowski, because of denunciations, was subjected to searches and harassment by police and had to leave Austria. Since 1892. Ossowski doing research on the geology and archeology of Siberia and published: "On the geological and paleontological nature of the caves south-western Russia and Galicia" (1892), "Geo-hydrological studies of Tomsk and the Mariinsky districts" (1896). - Wed. "Swiatowit" (B., I, 188 - 189).