Claude Marvin Hirst Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, University of Arkansas, 1912. Master of Arts, George Peabody College for Teachers, 1924.
High school, Sutton, Arkansas, 1912-1915. Superintendent public schools, Prescott, Arkansas, 1915-1923. Director school plant div.
Arkansas Department of Education, 1924-1929. State superintendent public instruction, Arkansas, 1929-1931. Commissioner of education, Arkansas, 1931-1933.
Director School Building Survey and Indian Education, California, 1934-1936. Director Indian education for Alaska, 1936-1938. General superintendent for Alaska Indian Service, 1938-1944.
Conference manager, United States Civil Service Commission, 1944-1946. Director Real Property Disposal, United States Office of Education, from March 1946.
Member National Education Association, Arkansas Education Association, American Council on School House Construction, National Congress of Parents and Teachers, Civil Service Assembly, Society for Personnel Administration, Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Delta Pi.
Married Ruth Sutton, September 13, 1914. Children: Ruth Sutton, Claude M. Principal.