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Al Palmer memorial tree planted

September 30, 2012, members of DCIS gathered to plant a memorial tree to our recent past President, Alfred C. Palmer, who passed away on May 19, 2012. Al sprouted the seedling from an acorn that he collected from the 300-year old Bur Oak* at Collen Brook Farm, the former home of Dr. George Smith, the first DCIS president. The planting Site was Mineral Hill, a place Al loved and to which he often took students and members of the Institute […]

Alfred C. Palmer passes

Alfred C. Palmer, DCIS president since 1990, passed away May 19th, 2012. You can read his obituary here: Share: Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend