Harrington, H. H. (Henry Hill), 1859-1939

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H.H.(Henry Hill) Harrington, 1859-1939, was a chemist and physicist at Texas Agricultural and Mechanical College. He served briefly as president of the college 1905-1908. His tenure (1905-1908) was marked by disputes with the student body known as the "Great Trouble." Harrington eventually resigned, and became head of the Texas Agricultural Extension Service until 1911, when he went into private business. He served on the Board of Control in Austin and as a member of the Board of Regents of the University of Texas.

From the description of Henry Hill Harrington Papers, 1892-1941 (bulk 1908). (Texas A&M University). WorldCat record id: 37032902

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creatorOf Harrington, H. H. (Henry Hill), 1859-1939. Harrington, H.H., report. University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf Harrington, H. H. (Henry Hill), 1859-1939. Henry Hill Harrington Papers, 1892-1941 (bulk 1908). Texas A&M University, Evans Library & Annex; Main campus library complex
creatorOf OAC Review Index. Elections of officers, OAC Review, v.25, no.10, July 1913, p.535. University of Guelph
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Birth 1859

Death 1939


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