Henry C. Taylor papers, 1896-1968.
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Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Dwight David Eisenhower (1890-1969) was leader of the Allied forces in Europe in World War II, commander of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), and the thirty-fourth president of the United States, from January 20, 1953, to January 20, 1961. Eisenhower was born on October 14, 1890, in Denison, Texas, the third son of David Jacob Eisenhower, a railroad worker, and Ida Elizabeth Stover. In 1891, the family moved to Abilene, Kansas, where David accepted a job at a local creamery run by ...
University of Wisconsin
The University of Wisconsin-Extension promotes continuing education and lifelong learning by providing statewide access to university resources and research to the people of Wisconsin. Its four divisions are continuing education; cooperative extension; entrepreneurship and economic development; and broadcast and media innovations. From the guide to the University of Wisconsin Extension Program Reports, 1960-1969, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) ...
University of Wisconsin. Dept. of Agricultural Economics.
Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965
Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888 – November 18, 1965) was an American politician, journalist, and farmer who served as the 11th U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, the 33rd vice president of the United States, and the 10th U.S. Secretary of Commerce. He was also the presidential nominee of the left-wing Progressive Party in the 1948 election. The oldest son of Henry C. Wallace, who served as the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture from 1921 to 1924, Henry A. Wallace was born in Adair County, Iowa in...
Reisner, John H. (John Henry), 1888-1965
Wallace, Henry Cantwell, 1866-1924
Editor of Wallaces' Farmer; appointed U.S. Secretary of Agriculture by Warren Harding in 1921. He was a member of the executive committee of the Roosevelt Memorial Association and of the International Committee of Young Men's Christian Associations. During his administration he promoted farm relief legislation. From the description of Papers, 1904-1930. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122463982 From the description of Papers, 1904-1930. [microform]. (Univ...
Farm Foundation (Chicago, Ill.)
Theodore Saloutos, an eminent historian of agrarian politics and reform movements, was born in Milwaukee, Wis., son of immigrant parents from Peloponnisos. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Oberlin College, and the University of California, Los Angeles. While at Oberlin College he began work on Greek immigration which ultimately resulted in publication of The Greeks in the United States (1964). He was deeply involved in Greek community affairs, participating in organizations such as the ...
Baker, O. E. (Oliver Edwin), 1883-1949
Oliver Edwin Baker was an economic and sociological geographer and an analyst for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. From the description of Papers, 1913-1949. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122439978 Oliver Edwin Baker (1883-1949) was an agricultural geographer and population expert and an analyst for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He was an authority on agricultural land utilization and advocate of “rurban” living, a combin...
United States. Bureau of Agricultural Economics
Taylor, Anne Dewees
Ames, Edward Scribner, 1870-1958
Edward Scribner Ames was born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, on April 21, 1890. He was the son of a Disciples of Christ Minister, and became a minister himself after his graduation from Drake College (A.G., 1889, A.M., 1891). Ames received his B.D. from Yale in 1892, and accepted a doctoral fellowship at the University of Chicago in 1894. Ames studied under James Hayden Tufts, and in 1895 he became the first person to receive a Ph. D. from the University's newly formed philosophy departm...
Peck, Frank W.
Commons, John R. (John Rogers), 1862-1945
In academic circles, John R. Commons is most remembered for his histories of the labor movement and as founder of what is commonly called the "Wisconsin School" of labor history. As an economist and student of government he was responsible for the design of reforms during the Progressive era and after, which drastically changed the role of government and paved the way for the New Deal. From the description of John Rogers Commons papers, 1859-1967, bulk 1887-1945. [microform]. (Unknow...
Davis, Chester C. (Chester Charles), 1887-
Agriculturist. From the description of Reminiscences of Chester Charles Davis : oral history, 1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309732303 ...
Morehouse, Edward Ward, 1896-1974.
Wehrwein, George S. (George Simon), 1883-1945
George S. Wehrwein (1883-1945) was a long-time professor of land economics at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He also worked for the Department of Extension and taught agricultural economics at the University of Texas at Austin, ca. 1914-1917 and worked for the Office of Farm Markets at the University of Washington in Pullman, ca. 1918. From the guide to the George S. Wehrwein Albums 69-110., 1910-1929, (Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Au...
Smith, J. Russell (Joseph Russell), 1874-1966
J. Russell Smith was a geographer who influenced the teaching of geography after 1920 through his many elementary texts. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1888]-1966. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122684053 From the guide to the J. Russell (Joseph Russell) Smith papers, [ca. 1888]-1966, Circa 1888-1966, (American Philosophical Society) Oliver Edwin Baker (1883-1949) was an agricultural geographer and population expert ...
Russell, H. L. (Harry Luman), 1866-1954
Wilson, M. L. (Milburn Lincoln), 1885-1969
Professor of Agriculture at Montana State College. From the description of Papers, 1932. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155525246 Milburn Lincoln Wilson was born in Atlantic, Iowa on 23 October 1885, the son of John Wesley and Mary E. (Magee) Wilson. He received a B.S.A. from Iowa State College, Ames, in 1907 and his M.S. in agricultural economics and rural sociology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in 1920. He began his career as a farmer in 1907. He served as Ass...
Donald, John Sweet, 1869-1934.
International Institute of Agriculture.
Black, John D. (John Donald), 1883-1960
Miller, Francis Pickens, 1895-1978
Government official. From the description of Papers of Francis Pickens Miller [manuscript], 1885-1976. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647825652 ...
Ruml, Beardsley, 1894-1960
Educator and businessman. A.B., Dartmouth College, 1915. Ph. D., University of Chicago, 1917. Director, Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, 1922-1929. Dean of Social Sciences, University of Chicago, 1931-1933; professor of education, 1931-1933. Treasurer, R.H. Macy & Company, 1934-1945; Chairman of the Board, 1945-1951. From the description of Papers, 1817- 1960. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52246985 Beardsley Ruml (1894-1960), probab...
Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry
Continued by the Modern Missions Movement. Later Known as A Movement for World Christianity. From the description of Records of the Laymen's Foreign Missions Inquiry, 1932-1933 (inclusive). (Yale University). WorldCat record id: 702152279 ...
Butterfield, Kenyon L. (Kenyon Leech), 1868-1935
Agronomist and college administrator. From the description of Papers of Kenyon L. Butterfield, 1890-1970. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77979990 President of both the Massachusetts Agricultural College and Michigan Agricultural College, writer, lecturer, editor, and member, organizer, and chairman of many commissions and councils such as the Rural Life Movement. From the description of Kenyon L. Butterfield papers, 1889-1945. (University of Massachusetts Amherst...
Taylor, Henry C. (Henry Charles), 1873-1969
Agricultural economist. From the description of Reminiscences of Henry Charles Taylor : oral history, 1952. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309737573 ...
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943
Epithet: American economist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000980.0x000366 Richard T. Ely received his undergraduate degree from Columbia University and his doctorate in economics from the University of Heidelberg. He held the professorship of economics at Johns Hopkins University from 1881 to 1892, and was subsequently professor of economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Ely took an active part in t...
Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966
Hocking graduated in 1901 and taught philosophy at Harvard. From the description of Philosophy D : technique of thought and of argument. [1942-1943] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228512457 From the description of Papers of William Ernest Hocking, 1927-1949 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973067 Hocking was a professor of philosophy at Harvard University. Together with his wife, Agnes Hocking, they founded the Shady Hill School. ...
Hobson, Asher, 1889-
Schoenfeld, William A. (William Alfred), 1888-
Galpin, Charles Josiah, 1864-
Madison University class of 1885; later wrote book on rural life in Wisconsin. From the description of Papers. (Colgate University). WorldCat record id: 31915853 ...
Landis, Benson Y. (Benson Young), 1897-
Lowden, Frank O. (Frank Orren), 1861-1943
Lawyer, politician, landowner. A.B., University of Iowa, 1885. LL. D., Union College of Law, 1887. Congressman from Illinois, 1906-1911. Governor of Illinois, 1916-1921. Advocate for scientific farming and farmers' interests. From the description of Papers, 1885-1943 (inclusive). (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 55818931 U. S. Congressman from Illinois (1906-1911) and Illinois governor (1917-1921). From the description of Letter, January 9, 19...
Bailey, L. H. (Liberty Hyde), 1858-1954.
Liberty Hyde Bailey was instrumental in separating Horticulture from Botany and establishing it as a distinct scientific pursuit. Born on a farm in Michigan in 1858, Liberty Hyde Bailey graduated from the Michigan Agricultural College with a degree in botany. After working with the renowned botanist Asa Gray at Harvard, he returned to Michigan to teach horticulture and landscape gardening. In 1888, he came to Cornell to build a new curriculum in practical and experimental horticulture. In 1904, ...
Schultz, Theodore W. (Theodore William), 1902-1998
Nobel Prize winner, economist, and University of Chicago professor. Native of Hetland, South Dakota, and graduate of South Dakota State College and its School of Agriculture. From the description of Collection, 1940-1992 1956-1989. (South Dakota State University). WorldCat record id: 42441839 Theodore William Schultz (1902-1998), a native of South Dakota, received a B.A. (1926) in economics from South Dakota State College, and a Ph. D (1930) from the University ...
Keck, George Fred, 1895-1980
Sering, Max, 1857-1939
Ezekiel, Mordecai, 1899-1974
Agricultural economist. From the description of Reminiscences of Mordecai Joseph Brill Ezekiel : oral history, 1956. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309731649 Economist, teacher, author. Ezekiel worked with the Dept. of Agriculture, 1922-1947, and was involved in formulations of Franklin D. Roosevelt's farm program. From 1947 to 1962 he worked with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Ezekiel...
Vermont Commission on Country Life
Hibbard, Benjamin Horace, 1870-1955
Farnam, Henry W. (Henry Walcott), 1853-1933
Jones, Thomas Jesse, 1873-1950