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Paul Loughry Salsgiver

Paul Loughry Salsgiver, American educator.


  • Salsgiver, Paul Loughry was born on December 1, 1907 in Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Fulton S. and Sara (Sell) Salsgiver.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, State Teachers College, Indiana, Pennsylvania, 1928. A.M., U. Pittsburgh, 1930.


    • 1 son, John Paul. Supervisor commercial student teaching, public schools, Indiana, Pennsylvania, 1929-1936. Professor commercial education, Boston University, 1936-1946 (on military leave, 1942-1945). Director School of Business, Simmons College, Boston, since 1946.

      Visiting professor U. North Carolina, summer, 1942, U. Cincinnati, 1942, U. Pittsburgh, 1948, Boston University, 1949. Consultant on business training programs for veterans, Board of Collegiate Authority, Massachusetts State Department Education, 1946. Lieutenant colonel, Reserve Officers Corps.


    • Author: General Business Workbook for General Business, Manual for General Business (with Ernest H. Crabbe). Editor American Business Education Yearbook, 1949, Yearbook of Eastern Business Teachers Association, 1942. Contributor to various educational and business publications.


    Member of the board of trustees Henry A. Peabody School for Girls. Member Milton (Massachusetts) School Committee, 1949-1950. Vice chairman joint publications commission National Business Teachers Association and Eastern Business Teachers Association, 1946-1950.

    Member National Association Business Teachers Training Institutions (vice president 1939-1940, president 1940-1941), National Business Teachers Association, National Education Association, National Office Mgrs. Association, American Management Association, Society Advancement of Management, Eastern Business Teachers Association, Chamber of Commerce, Phi Delta Kappa, Gamma Rho Tau, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Sigma Pi.


    • Married Ethel H. Fredericks, October 20, 1928.
    • father: Fulton S. Salsgiver
    • mother: Sara (Sell) Salsgiver
    • spouse: Ethel H. Fredericks
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    Born December 1, 1907
    Died July 11, 1954
    (aged 46)