Florer, Warren Washburn, 1869-1958Alternative names
Warren W. Florer was a professor of German at the University of Michigan.
From the guide to the Warren Washburn Florer pamphlets and reprints, undated and 1900-1932, (Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan)
Warren W. Florer was born May 17, 1869, in Loda, Ill., a son of William J. and Mary Ann Washburn Florer. He received his AB degree in 1890 and MA degree in 1893 from DePauw and his PhD degree in 1897 from Cornell. He also attended Leipzig University. Following graduation, he came to the University of Michigan as an instructor in German. He was appointed assistant professor in 1907 and held this position until his retirement from the University in 1918. For the remainder of his life, Florer was a researcher and historian, mainly in the study of German immigration to Michigan. He was author of a series of three volumes on "Early Michigan Settlements." In these volumes, he examined the settlement of Washtenaw County, Catholic settlement of Westphalia, the Lutherans of the Frankenmuth area, the German student revolution of 1848 in Detroit, and German missionary activities among the Indians. Florer also wrote several articles on the works of Martin Luther and in the field of education. He was a lecturer on the American Revolution and on the struggle for liberty in Germany from 1517 to contemporary times. He died April 16, 1958.
From the guide to the Warren W. Florer papers, 1877-1955, (Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan)
Professor of German at University of Michigan.
From the description of Warren W. Florer papers, 1877-1955. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418329
|creatorOf||Warren Washburn Florer pamphlets and reprints, undated and 1900-1932||Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan|
|referencedIn||University of Michigan Faculty and Staff Portraits, ca. 1860-ca. 1960||Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan|
|creatorOf||Florer, Warren Washburn, 1869-1958. Warren W. Florer papers, 1877-1955.||University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library|
|referencedIn||Rebecca Shelley Papers, 1890-1984||Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan|
|referencedIn||Junius E. Beal Papers, 1869-1946||Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan|
|creatorOf||Beal, Junius E. (Junius Emery), 1860-1942. Junius Emery Beal papers, 1869-1946.||University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library|
|creatorOf||Warren W. Florer papers, 1877-1955||Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan|
|Place Name||Admin Code||Country|
|Washtenaw County (Mich.)|
|Scio (Mich. : Township)|
|Washtenaw County (Mich.)|
|Scio (Washtenaw County, Mich.)|
|World War, 1914-1918--Education and the war|
|Discrimination in employment--Michigan--Ann Arbor|
|World War, 1914-1918--Michigan--Ann Arbor|
|Discrimination in employment|