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Thomas Nichols Barrows

Thomas Nichols Barrows, American educator. Served as seaman United States Navy, 1918-1919.; Member Phi Kappa Sigma, Omicron Delta Gamma.


  • Barrows, Thomas Nichols was born on August 29, 1900 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of David Prescott and Anna S. (Nichols) Barrows.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity California, 1922. Postgraduate Dartmouth, 1920-1921. Master of Arts, Columbia, 1930.

      Doctor of Laws, Ripon College, 1937.


    • Teacher, Lincoln School, Teachers College, New York, 1924-1927, teacher, vice-principal, 1928-1931, director Woodmere Academy, New York, 1931-1934. Dean Lawrence College, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1934-1937, president, 1937-1944. Director Institute of Paper Chemistry, 1937-1944.

      Director Committee on Accreditation of Service Experiences, American Council on Education, Washington, 1945-1951. Associate director Extension, University of California at Berkeley 1950.


    • Author: (with David P. Barrows) Government in California, 1926.


    Denomination: Conglist


    Served as seaman United States Navy, 1918-1919. Member Phi Kappa Sigma, Omicron Delta Gamma.


    • Married Jane C. Stow, August 21, 1930.
    • father: David Prescott Barrows
    • mother: Anna S. (Nichols) Barrows
    • spouse: Jane C. Stow
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    Died August, 1962
    (aged 61)