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Henry Garland BENNETT

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Henry Garland BENNETT, American President, State Agricultural and Mechanical College.

Background

BENNETT, Henry Garland was born on December 14, 1886 in Nevada Company, Arkansas, United States. Son of Thomas Jefferson and Mary Elizabeth (Bright) Bennett.

Education

Ouachita College, Bachelor of Arts. University of Oklahoma, Master of Arts. Columbia University, Doctor of Philosophy.

Career

President, Southeastern Teachers College, 1918-1928. President, Oklahoma Agricultural, Mechanical College, since 1928. Chairman, Oklahoma Education Commission.

Connections

Spouse Vera Connell, January 28, 1913.