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Dr. Murray Newman

Dr. Murray Newman came from Chicago where as a boy he kept tropical fish. He graduated from the University of Chicago in zoology, spent three years in the US Navy and Marine Corps in the South Pacific during World War II, studied marine biology at the University of Hawaii and did research at Steinhart Aquarium while earning a masterís degree in zoology at the University of California, Berkeley. He lived in West Vancouver, BC, and passed away in March 2016.


Book Cover People, Fish and Whales: The Vancouver Aquarium Story
978-1-55017-382-6 · 1-55017-382-0 · July 2006 · Paperback
CAD$19.95 · USD$19.95
"The operation of an aquarium like this is one of the livelier arts. Try combining the essential features of a department store, school, fish hatchery with a plumberís nightmare and a wild animal circus which runs full-time." óMurray Newman