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Arthur Ole Davidson

Arthur Ole Davidson, American college president. Served to commander United States Navy, World World War World War II.

Background

  • Davidson, Arthur Ole was born on September 27, 1910 in Hancock, Minnesota, United States. Son of Andrew and Rosella (Flom) Davidson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Luther College, Decorah, Iowa, 1931, Doctor of Humane Letters, 1975. Master of Arts, University of Minnesota, 1938. Doctor of Education, Harvard University, 1952.

      Doctor of Laws, Hartwick College, 1965. Doctor of Letters, Wagner College, 1976.

    Career

    • Elementary, junior and high school principal, Iowa, 1931-1938. High school, principal-superintendent schools, Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, 1938-1940. Superintendent schools, Springfield, Minnesota, 1940-1941.

      Chairman education department Luther College, 1941-1948, vice president, 1954-1961. Department chairman education Dartmouth, 1948-1954. Lecturer Graduate School, University of Minnesota, summers 1951-1956.

      President Wagner College, S.I., 1961-1975.

    Membership

    Served to commander United States Navy, World World War World War II.

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    • Married H. Corinne Hellie, December 29, 1948. Children: Karen Flom, Daphne Loe.
    • father: Andrew Davidson
    • mother: Rosella (Flom) Davidson
    • spouse: H. Corinne Hellie
    • children: Karen Flom Davidson
    • Daphne Loe Davidson
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    Born September 27, 1910
    Died November 18, 1979
    (aged 69)
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