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ZENER, CLARENCE MELVIN: 1905-

Clarence Melvin Zener was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on Dec. 1, 1905. He was married in 1931 and is the father of four children. He received the A.B. degree from Stanford University in 1926 and the Ph.D. degree from Harvard University in 1929. Zener taught physics at Washington University ( Saint Louis ), 1935-37; City College of New York, 1937-40; State College of Washington, 1940-42; and the University of Chicago, 1945-51. He was a physicist, Watertown Arsenal, during 1942-45 and held research positions with the Westinghouse Electric Corporation, 1951-65. In 1966 he became dean of the college of science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University.

Information from American Men of Science.

ZIEGLER, DAVID PAUL: 1867-

David Paul Ziegler was born in Gibson County, Ind., in 1867. He graduated from Orleans Collegey and entered the ministr. He married Olbie Morris and they had nine children. Ziegler held pastorates and did evangelistic work in the United States and Canada for several years. Entering the newspaper business, he worked in Kansas in Clay Center, 1909-13, and Formosa, 1913-17. He later founded a newspaper in Waldron, Kans.; operated a printing plant in Joplin, Mo.; and purchased the LAWRENCEBURG PRESS ( Ind. ) in 1919.

Information from Roll--Indiana, One Hundred and Fifty Years of American Development.

  • Israel; Past, Present, Future. Robbins, Tenn., 1919.Search "Israel; Past, Present, Future" by ZIEGLER, DAVID PAUL: 1867- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Why Not Successful Workers Together. Lawrenceburg, Ind., 1929.Search "Why Not Successful Workers Together" by ZIEGLER, DAVID PAUL: 1867- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • A Lost People and a Vanished Sceptre (withGeorge O. Barnes). Washington, D.C., 1937.Search "A Lost People and a Vanished Sceptre" by ZIEGLER, DAVID PAUL: 1867- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • St. Paul in Britain; or, The Founding of the British Israelitish Church, As Opposed to the Gentile Papal Church of Rome (withRichard W. Morgan). Washington, D.C., 1938.Search "St. Paul in Britain; or, The Founding of the British Israelitish
                                        Church, As Opposed to the Gentile Papal Church of Rome" by ZIEGLER, DAVID PAUL: 1867- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Lifting of the Veil; or, Ten Tribed Israel and the Promises of God. Washington, D.C., 1939.Search "Lifting of the Veil; or, Ten Tribed Israel and the Promises of
                                        God" by ZIEGLER, DAVID PAUL: 1867- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust

ZIGROSSER, CARL: 1891-

A native of Indianapolis, Ind., and the son of Hugo A. and Emma Haller Zigrosser, Carl Zigrosser was born on Sept. 28, 1891. He obtained the A.B. degree from Columbia University in 1911. He married Florence King in 1915 and they had one daughter, Carola. He wed his second wife, Laura Canade, in 1946. Zigrosser worked for F. Keppel and Company ( New York ) during 1912-17 and served as director of the Weyhe Gallery ( New York ) from 1919 to 1940. At the Philadelphia Museum of Art he was curator of prints, drawings, and rare books, 1941-63, and vice director, 1955-63, and became curator emeritus in 1964. He received the medal of the Philadelphia Watercolor Club, 1945; the distinguished achievement medal of the page: [688][View Page [688]] Philadelphia Art Alliance; and an honorary Litt.D. degree from Temple University, 1961. He has been a trustee of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and has compiled several museum exhibition catalogs.

Information from Who's Who in America.

ZUCKER, ADOLF EDUARD: 1890-

Adolf Eduard Zucker was born in Fort Wayne, Ind., on Oct. 26, 1890. He obtained the degrees of A.B. in 1912 and A.M. in 1913 from the University of Illinois and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1917. Zucker was an instructor at Peking Union Medical College, 1918-23, and was head of the department of modern languages at the University of Maryland, 1923-35. He taught German at the University of North Carolina, 1935-37, and Indiana University, 1937-38. Rejoining the faculty of the University of Maryland in 1938, he became chairman of the division of humanities and was later appointed professor emeritus.

Information from Directory of American Scholars.

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