Alvord, Henry E. (Henry Elijah), 1844-1904

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Dates:
Birth 1844-03-11
Death 1904-10-01

Biographical notes:

Henry E. Alvord (1844-1904) served in the Union Army during the Civil War. He was recognized as an expert on cattle farming and wrote many articles about agriculture. Throughout his life he was associated with several land grant colleges. He served as president of the Oklahoma A & M College from July 1894 to January 1895.

Founded December 1890 as Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical (A & M) College; officially became Oklahoma State University in 1957.

From the description of Papers, 1862-1932. (Oklahoma State University Library). WorldCat record id: 35143375

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Subjects:

  • College presidents
  • Cattle
  • Soldiers

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  • Oklahoma (as recorded)
  • Oklahoma (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)