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Alfred Walter Peterson

Alfred Walter Peterson, American university administrator. Served as sergeant major United States Army, 1918-1919; Member Central Association College and University Business Officers (president 1945-1946), Wisconsin Education Association, Midwestern Universities Lutheran.; Club: University.

Background

  • Peterson, Alfred Walter was born on May 12, 1900 in Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Lars H. and Ida (Olstad) Peterson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts cum laude, University of Wisconsin, 1924.

    Career

    • 1 son, Thomas Hull. Student financial advisor University of Wisconsin, 1923-1924, assistant accountant, 1924-1927, assistant to business manager, 1927-1934, comptroller, 1934-1946, lecturer accounting, 1935-1938, secretary regents, 1946-1949, director business and finance, 1946-1948, vice president business and finance, 1948-1962, trust officer, 1949-1962, vice-president and trust officer, since 1962. President Wisconsin U. Building Corporation. President, director University-Park Corporation.

      Director, treasurer Starks Farms, Inc., director, administrative vice president, Wisconsin State Agilysys Building Corporation.

    Works

    • Author articles professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Served as sergeant major United States Army, 1918-1919. Member Central Association College and University Business Officers (president 1945-1946), Wisconsin Education Association, Midwestern Universities Lutheran. Club: University.

    Connections

    • Married Irene L. Hull, June 28, 1924.
    • father: Lars H. Peterson
    • mother: Ida (Olstad) Peterson
    • spouse: Irene L. Hull
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    Born March 12, 1900
    Died October 23, 1965
    (aged 65)
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