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title:

Honorary Degree Recipients

image number:

P0037850

description:

Pittenger was the president of Ball State Teachers College.

Davies held many positions in the United States government. He was the first chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, the second US ambassador to the Soviet Union, and ambassador to Belgium and Luxembourg. In 1942, Davies would become the chairman of President Roosevelt's War Relief Control Board and would later serve as special advisor to President Harry Truman. At the time he spoke at IU, he had just released his best-selling book Mission to Moscow.

Fieser was Vice Chairman of the American Red Cross.

Conradi was President Emeritus of Florida State College for Women.

This image appears in the June 1942 Indiana Alumni Magazine, page 27.

date taken:

1942 May 10

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 109

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

photographer studio:

Graham, Allen

donor image number:

5389

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Pittenger, L. A.

personal name:

Davies, Joseph Edward

personal name:

Fieser, James L.

personal name:

Conradi, Edward

location of individuals:

(l to r) L. A. Pittenger, Joseph Edward Davies, James L. Fieser, Edward Conradi

corporate name:

American Red Cross

event name:

Commencement

topic:

Government officials

topic:

Ambassadors

topic:

Honor

topic:

Awards

series:

Groups

subseries:

Administration

folder:

Commencement