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Arthur Twining Hadley was born in New Haven, Connecticut on April 23, 1856. He graduated from Yale in 1876, and pursued graduate studies in political economy at the University of Berlin. In 1879 Hadley returned to Yale and worked as a tutor in Greek, logic, Roman law, and German until 1883. From 1883 until 1886 Hadley served as an instructor in political science under William Graham Sumner. In 1886 he accepted a newly created professorship in political science and, in 1891, went on to accept a professorship in political economy. In 1892 he was appointed as the first dean of the Graduate School at Yale, a position he held until 1895. In 1899 Hadley was elected president of Yale and became the first layman to hold that position. During his tenure, Yale grew into a great national university. Hadley died on March 6, 1930.

From the description of Records of Arthur Twining Hadley as president of Yale University, 1899-1921 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702195788

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associatedWith Adams, George Burton, 1851-1925. person
associatedWith Angell, James Rowland, 1869-1949. person
associatedWith Angier, Roswell Parker, 1874-1946. person
associatedWith Bakewell, Charles Montague, 1867-1957. person
associatedWith Baldwin, Simeon Eben, 1840-1927. person
associatedWith Beach, Harlan P. 1854-1933. person
associatedWith Beers, Clifford Whittingham, 1876-1943. person
associatedWith Bingham, Hiram, 1875-1956. person
associatedWith Blumer, George, 1872-1962. person
associatedWith Boltwood, Bertram Borden, 1870-1927. person
associatedWith Brown, Charles Reynolds, 1862-1950. person
associatedWith Bumstead, Henry Andrews, 1870-1920. person
associatedWith Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947. person
associatedWith Camp, Walter, 1859-1925. person
associatedWith Chittenden, Russell Henry, 1856-1943. person
associatedWith Cross, Wilbur L. 1862-1948. person
associatedWith Curtis, Edward Lewis, 1853-1911. person
associatedWith Dana, Edward Salisbury, 1849-1935. person
associatedWith Day, George Parmly, 1876-1959. person
associatedWith Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926. person
associatedWith Erdmann, Rhoda. person
associatedWith Graves, Henry Solon, 1871-1951. person
associatedWith Hadley, Arthur Twining, 1856-1930. person
associatedWith Jones, Frederick S. person
associatedWith Keller, Albert Galloway, 1874-1956. person
associatedWith Keogh, Andrew, 1869-1953. person
associatedWith Lowell, Lawrence A. person
associatedWith MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. person
associatedWith McClung, Thomas Lee. person
associatedWith Ortel, Hanns, 1868- person
associatedWith Philips, Andrew W. person
associatedWith Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946. person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Wade, 1853-1926. person
associatedWith Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. person
associatedWith Swan, Thomas Walter, 1877-1975. person
associatedWith Taft, William H. 1857-1930. person
associatedWith Toumey, James W. 1865-1932. person
associatedWith Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. person
associatedWith Welles, Mary Crowell. person
associatedWith Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924. person
associatedWith Winslow, C.-E. A. 1877-1957. person
associatedWith Wright, Henry Parks, 1839-1918. person
associatedWith Yale-China Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. School of Forestry. corporateBody
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Universities and colleges--Administration
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College presidents
Educators

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Active 1899

Active 1921

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