Arvel Benjamin Erickson, American educator. Recipient Distinguished Teacher award Western Reserve U., 1964; research grantee Social Science Research Council, 1953, American Philosophical Society, 1953, 61. Member American History Association, Ohio Academy History, Midwest Conference British Historians, Phi Alpha Theta, Omicron Delta Kappa.
1 daughter, Lynn G. (Mistress Thomas Burnett). Instructor, Case Institute Technology, 1937-1940. Instructor history Western Reserve U., 1940-1942, faculty, 1944-1974, professor of history, 1952-1974, regional economist OPA, 1942-1944.
Visiting summer professor of University Manitoba, 1962, U. Victoria, 1963.
Born September 15, 1905