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Chester Franklin CLARK

Chester Franklin CLARK, American County Superintendent of Schools. Member of Knights of Pythias.; Odd Fellows; Parent Teacher Association; I. 0. of Foresters; Yeomen; Eagles; Sons of American Revolution; Iowa State Teachers Association; Sioux City Academy, of Science and Letters. Club: Arlington.

Background

  • CLARK, Chester Franklin was born on August 1, 1867 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Perry and Ruth (Bailey) Clark.

  • Education

    • High School, Smithland, Iowa. Red River Valley University. University of Chicago, Bachelor of Science.

    Career

    • High School Principal, Smithland. 1890-1891; Superintendent of Schools, Dickinson, N. Dakota, 1893-1895. Company Superintendent of Schools, Dickinson, N. Dakota, 1895-1898.

      Superintendent of Schools, Arthur, Iowa, 1907-1908, Moville, 1908-1913, Anthon, 1914-1916, Merrill, Iowa, 1915-1922, Climbing Hill, Iowa, 1923-1924. Company Superintendent of Schools, Sioux City, Iowa, since 1921. President, Sioux City Summer Normal, 1909-1913.

      Director, Morningside College Summer School, Sioux City, Iowa, 1916-1920. President, Iowa Reading Circle Board, at present.

    Membership

    Member of Knights of Pythias. Odd Fellows; Parent Teacher Association. I. 0. of Foresters; Yeomen.

    Eagles; Sons of American Revolution. Iowa State Teachers Association. Sioux City Academy, of Science and Letters.

    Club: Arlington.

    Connections

    • Spouse Phoebe Estelle Osborne, July 20, 1889, Smithland, Iowa.
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