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Louis Jefferson Long

Louis Jefferson Long, American college president. Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Phi Epsilon.

Background

  • Long, Louis Jefferson was born on July 13, 1908 in Belle Fourche, South Dakota, United States. Son of Berry Manley and Nellie Edith (Wade) Long.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, U. Colorado, 1930, Master of Arts (teaching fellow), 1931. Doctor of Philosophy. (teaching fellow) University of Illinois, 1935.

    Career

    • 1 son, Barry Jefferson. Professor economics Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, 1935-1941, business manager-treasurer, 1941-1951. President Wells College, Aurora, New York, 1951-1969, emeritus, 1969-1977.

      Managing director Cornell Univercity Research Park. Treasurer 1st Industry Park Development Corporation. Secretary Tompkins County Area Development Corporation Director National Bank Auburn, New York Trustee Cazenovia College, 1972.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Economics Association Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Phi Epsilon. Clubs: Owasco (Auburn).

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Frances Railsback, June 28, 1935.
    • father: Berry Manley Long
    • mother: Nellie Edith (Wade) Long
    • spouse: Margaret Frances Railsback
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    Died March 22, 1977
    (aged 68)
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