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SHERWOOD, HENRY NOBLE: 1882-

Henry Noble Sherwood was born in Mitchell, Ind., on Dec. 8, 1882, the son of Daniel Webster and Susan Adella Connelly Sherwood. He received the degrees of page: [556][View Page [556]] A.B. in 1909 and Ph.D. in 1914 from Indiana University and the A.M. degree from Harvard University in 1910. He married Adda Angeline Hendrickson on Aug. 8, 1906, and they had two daughters, Alice Adella and Sarah Isabel. Sherwood began teaching in Indiana public schools in 1900. He taught at Central Normal College ( Danville ), 1912-13; Franklin College, 1918-23; and the University of Louisville, 1927-34. He was Indiana superintendent of public instruction during 1924-27. from 1934 until 1942 he was president of Georgetown College ( Ky. ) and served as chancellor of Transylvania College, 1945-46. He worked with the Board of Higher Education of the Disciples of Christ and was appointed president emeritus of that body in 1950. Sherwood participatcd in several study commissions.

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