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Title
John L. Davis
Date Created and/or Issued
1957-01-01T08:00:00Z
Publication Information
Chapman University Digital Commons
Contributing Institution
Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
Collection
150 Years of Chapman Presidents
Rights Information
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Description
Davis held a Ph.D. in English from the University of Cincinnati and was an ordained minister. He left the position of Dean of Hiram College to come to Chapman. It was during Davis' term as president that Chapman College expanded with its off-campus programs on military bases and on-board ship education. It was also during this period that the Artist-Lecture Series was inaugurated with Eleanor Roosevelt appearing in March 1959.
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
http://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/chapmanpresidents/9
Subject
Higher Education Administration
Intellectual History
Place
Chapman College
Source
150 Years of Chapman Presidents

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