The life and educational contribution of John Andreas Widtsoe

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Publication Type thesis
School or College College of Education
Department Educational Administration
Author Parkinson, Raymond Bramwell
Title The life and educational contribution of John Andreas Widtsoe
Date 1955-08
Description Positions of leadership and responsibility marked the rise of the Norwegian immigrant in his chosen filed of education. From positions as a student, teacher, and director in agricultural experimental work; John A. Widtsoe was to become the president of two of Utah's institutions of higher learning, the Utah State Agricultural College and the University of Utah. Through his efforts many educational policies and procedures were improved, dry arming and irrigation practices were established, and many valuable publications in education and agriculture were printed.
Type Text
Publisher University of Utah
Subject Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952; University of Utah -- Presidents; Utah State University -- Presidents; Mormons -- Utah -- Biography; College presidents -- Utah -- Biography
Dissertation Name Master of Arts
Language eng
Rights Management (c) Raymond Bramwell Parkinson
Format Medium application/pdf
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Setname ir_etd
Date Created 2018-06-04
Date Modified 2018-06-04
ID 1340102
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6gt9rpm
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