Charles McArthur Destler early academic papers, 1929-1943.


Destler, Chester McArthur, 1904-1984. Charles McArthur Destler early academic papers, 1929-1943.

Charles McArthur Destler early academic papers, 1929-1943.

The collection consists of pohtocopies of papers realting to the early academic career of Dr. Chester McArthur Destler (1904-1984), especially his tenure as Head of Social Sciences at South Georgia Teachers College (later, Georgia Teachers College), 1934-1941. Includes correspondence with President Marvin Pittman and R.J.H. De Loach. The Georgia University System Crisis of 1941, provoked by Gov. Eugene Talmadge, in which both Pittman and Destler lost their positions, is fully documented.

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Pittman, Marvin Summers 1882-1954. (person)

Destler, Chester McArthur, 1904-1984 (person)

Talmadge, Eugene, 1884-1946 (person)

Born in Forsyth, Georgia; educated at the University of Georgia; practicing lawyer in Atlanta, Montgomery County, and Telfair County, Georgia; Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture, 1927-1933; served three terms as Governor of Georgia; died as governor-elect in 1946. From the description of Pamphlets, 1942. (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 17429974 ...

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DeLoach, R. J. H. (Robert John Henderson), 1873-1964. (person)