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George Archibald Clark

George Archibald Clark, American academic administrator, seal fur commissioner.

Background

Clark, George Archibald was born on November 7, 1864 in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, United States. Son of James and Prudence (Sterritt) Clark.

Education

B.L., University of Minnesota, 1891, Master of Arts, 1911.

Career

With Stanford University from 1891, secretary, 1896-1809, academic secretary, from 1909. Secretary Bering Sea Fur Seal Commission, 1896-1897. Secretary International Fur Seal Conference, Washington, District of Columbia, 1897, also joint secretary conference fur seal experts.

Special fur seal investigator, Pribilof Islands, seasons of 1909, 12, 13. Author: (with David Starr Jordan) Volumes I and II, Report of Fur Seal Commission, 1896-1897.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with David Starr Jordan) Vols. I and II, Report of Fur Seal Commission, 1896-1897.

Connections

Married Jennie Chestnut Corriston, December 24, 1891.

father:
James Clark

mother:
Prudence (Sterritt) Clark

Spouse:
Jennie Chestnut Corriston