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title:

Dr. Glenn Frank (1887 - 1940), Commencement Speaker

image number:

P0033478

description:

Glenn Frank, a graduate of Northwestern University, was a writer, editor for Century magazine and Rural Progress, and the president of the University of Wisconsin from 1929 - 1937. Frank would tragically pass away three months after delivering this commencement address, on September 15, in a car accident.

date taken:

1940 June 3

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 53

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

photographer studio:

Evan, Lloyd

donor image number:

2172

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Frank, Glenn

corporate name:

Wisconsin, University of

event name:

Commencement

topic:

Graduation ceremonies

topic:

Public speaking

topic:

College administrators

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Administration

folder:

Commencement