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Nelson Lee Walbridge

Nelson Lee Walbridge, American educator.


  • Walbridge, Nelson Lee was born on June 27, 1902 in Montpelier, Vermont, United States. Son of Karl Howe and Lena (Colby) Walbridge.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, U. Vermont, 1924, Master of Science in Physics, 1926. Doctor of Philosophy. in Physics, University of Chicago, 1941.


    • Faculty U. Vermont, 1924-1973, professor physics, 1948-1973, department chairman, 1952-1961, regional director, 1961-1964. Director summer physics Institutions National Science Foundation, 1958, 60-68. Home: Cambridge Vermont.


    • Married Ethel V. Nealy, August 25, 1927. Children: Karl Deane, Eric Lee.
    • father: Karl Howe Walbridge
    • mother: Lena (Colby) Walbridge
    • spouse: Ethel V. Nealy
    • children: Karl Deane Walbridge
    • Eric Lee Walbridge
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    Died January 19, 1973
    (aged 70)