Barrow, David C. (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929

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"David Barrow Jr. served as chancellor of the University of Georgia from 1906 to 1925, a position roughly analogous to the modern presidency of that institution... David Crenshaw Barrow Jr. was born in 1852 in Oglethorpe County, where his father, David C. Barrow Sr., was a leading planter and a trustee of the university... Barrow was educated at the University of Georgia, receiving both a B.S. and a degree in engineering in 1874. After trying the law and geological surveying, he became in turn a popular professor of mathematics and engineering, a department head, dean under Chancellor Walter B. Hill, acting chancellor upon Hill's death (1905), and in 1906, chancellor. Building upon Hill's vision and plans (many of which he had helped formulate as dean), Barrow led the university through a period of great growth... Barrow died in 1929." - "David C. Barrow Jr." New Georgia Encyclopedia. http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org (Retrieved October 21, 2008)

From the description of Notes on the Ten Commandments. (University of Georgia). WorldCat record id: 276415155

David Crenshaw Barrow, Jr. (1852-1929), professor of mathematics and engineering at the University of Georgia (1878-1907) and Chancellor of the University of Georgia (1906-1925).

From the description of David Crenshaw Barrow Jr. family papers, 1822-1932 (bulk 1873-1900). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476183

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referencedIn Williams, Henry Lee Jewett, 1887-1918. Henry Lee Jewett Williams papers, 1907-1921. Georgia Newspaper Project
creatorOf Barrow, David Crenshaw, 1815-1899. David Crenshaw Barrow Sr. family papers, 1817-1915 (bulk 1850-1883). Georgia Newspaper Project
creatorOf Barrow, David C., (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929. David Crenshaw Barrow Jr. family papers, 1822-1932 (bulk 1873-1900). Georgia Newspaper Project
creatorOf Barrow, David C. (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929. Notes on the Ten Commandments. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
referencedIn Reed, Thomas Walter, 1870-1950. Thomas Walter Reed personal papers, 1883-1950. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
creatorOf Creswell, Mary E. (Mary Ethel), b. 1878. Mary Ethel Creswell papers, 1900-1960. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
referencedIn Barrow, Benjamin Henry, 1883-1963. Benjamin Henry Barrow papers, 1873-1964. Georgia Newspaper Project
referencedIn Stewart, Nathaniel Bacon, 1871-. Nathaniel Bacon Stewart collection, 1893, 1911, 1917. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
referencedIn Lipscomb, Frank A. (Francis Adgate), 1845-1874. Lipscomb family papers, 1866-1911. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
referencedIn Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938. Cherokee Indian language letters, 1907. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
creatorOf McDaniel, Henry D. (Henry Dickerson), 1836-1926. Henry Dickerson McDaniel business and political records, 1822-1935 (bulk 1877-1902). Georgia Department of Archives and History Library
creatorOf Seward, Walter Merritt, 1862-1932. Seward Forest Papers [manuscript], 1833-1974. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McDaniel, Henry D. (Henry Dickerson), 1836-1926. Henry Dickerson McDaniel directorship records, 1870-1926 (bulk 1873-1904). Georgia Department of Archives and History Library
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associatedWith Barrow, Benjamin Henry, 1883-1963. person
associatedWith Barrow, David Crenshaw, 1815-1899. person
associatedWith Barrow family. family
associatedWith Barrow, Priscilla Sawyer, 1828-1910. person
associatedWith Creswell, Mary E. (Mary Ethel), b. 1878. person
associatedWith McDaniel, Henry D. (Henry Dickerson), 1836-1926. person
correspondedWith Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938. person
associatedWith Reed, Thomas Walter, 1870-1950 person
associatedWith Seward, Walter Merritt, 1862-1932. person
correspondedWith Stewart, Nathaniel Bacon, 1871- person
associatedWith University of Georgia. corporateBody
associatedWith Williams, Henry Lee Jewett, 1887-1918. person
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Birth 1852-10-18

Death 1929-01-11

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