1883 – 23 January 1949
Died: Pittsford, New York.
Occupation: Bank Cashier; Amateur Conchologist.
Collection Deposition: Amassed large collection from upper New York, New England, and Florida. Current location ??
Remarks: Retired in 1938.
Data from: Abbott, R.T., and M.E. Young (eds.). 1973. American Malacologists: A national register of professional and amateur malacologists and private shell collectors and biographies of early American mollusk workers born between 1618 and 1900. American Malacologists, Falls Church, Virginia. Consolidated/Drake Press, Philadelphia. 494 pp.
Other References: Anonymous 1949. Clifford L. Blakeslee. American Malacological Union, Inc., News Bulletin and Annual Report. 1948(14):25.
Blakeslee, C.L. ??? The Mollusca of Mendon Ponds, Monroe County, New York. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 17(3):57-59.
Robertson, I.C.S., and C.L. Blakeslee. 1948. The Mollusca of the Niagara frontier region. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences 19(3):xi-191.