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Thomas Newill Smith

Thomas Newill Smith, American educator. Decorated Medal of Freedom. Rotarian.

Background

  • Smith, Thomas Newill was born on October 17, 1909 in Trafford, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Dallas M. and Cynthia (Newill) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Juniata College, 1932. Master of Sciences, University Pittsburgh, 1938.

    Career

    • Owner operator Smith Hat Shop and Smith Paint Company, Pittsburgh, 1932-1937. Teacher, Greenburg (Pennsylvania) High School, 1937-1939. Coordinator distributive education, Sharon, Pennsylvania, 1940-1941.

      Personnel director North Africa and Italy, also regional director North Italy for American Red Cross, 1942-1946. Assistant professor Michigan Technology U., Houghton, Michigan, 1947-1949. Superintendent business education West Virginia, 1949-1951.

      Professor, head School Business Adminstrs. Michigan Technology U., from 1951. Advisory council Econ-Society Michigan President Upper Michigan Tourist Association.

    Membership

    Rotarian.

    Connections

    • Married Helen E. Holman, January 27, 1946. Children: Cynthia Sue, Bonnie Jean.
    • father: Dallas M. Smith
    • mother: Cynthia (Newill) Smith
    • spouse: Helen E. Holman
    • children: Cynthia Sue Smith
    • Bonnie Jean Smith
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    Nationality

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