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W. L. AUSTIN

W. L. AUSTIN, Member, TJ.S. Bureau of Census, Department of Commerce. Member of American Statistical Association; American Economic Association; American Academy Political and Social Science; American Farm Economic Association; National Council of Economic League; Phi Kappa Psi; Masons.

Background

  • AUSTIN, W. L. was born on January 25, 1871 in Scott Company, Mississippi, United States. Son of Richmond Pearson and Sue D. (Lane) Austin.

  • Education

    • Harperville (Mississippi) College, 1886-1891. University of Mississippi, Bachelor of Philosophy, 1897. Bachelor of Laws, 1898.

    Career

    • 1903. Chief Statistician, Division of Agriculture, TJ.S. Bureau of Census, 1917. In charge of 14 decennial census of Agriculture, Irrigation. drainage. 1919-1922, since 1930.

    Membership

    Member of American Statistical Association. American Economic Association. American Academy Political and Social Science.

    American Farm Economic Association. National Council of Economic League. Phi Kappa Psi; Masons.

    Connections

    • Spouse Eley D. Campbell, December 29.
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