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John Willard BRISTER

John Willard BRISTER, American President, State Teachers College. Club: Rotary (Member phis, Tennessee).


  • BRISTER, John Willard was born on December 28, 1869 in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel G. and Mary A. (Prosise) Brister.

  • Education

    • Peabody College, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts. University of Nashville. University of Chicago.


    • State Superintendent Public Instructor, Tennessee, 1911-1913. President, State Teachers College, Memphis, Tennessee, 1913-1918, since 1924. Overseas service with Young Men's Christian Association and member, Army Education Corps, 1918-1919.

      State Supervisor High Schools, Tennessee, 1919-1924.


    Club: Rotary (Member phis, Tennessee).


    • Spouse Frances May Taylor, September 1, 1909. Chattanooga, Tennessee.
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    Born December 28, 1869