Joseph Ambrose KITCHEN Edit Profile
Bachelor of Laws, Northern Indiana Law School, Valparaiso, 1903. Bachelor of Arts, Valparaiso College, 1903, A.M., 1913, Doctor of Laws, 1925. B.O., Ralston University of Expression, Washington, District of Columbia, 1904.
Spanish American War, Cuba, 1898-1899. Director, Physical Training Department, Valparaiso College, Indiana., 1900-1903. Principal, Schools, Sentinel Butte, North Dakota, 1904-1909.
Company Superintendent of Schools, Billings Company, North Dakota, 1906-1914. Elected to State Legislature, 39 District, North Dakota, 1920. Elected State Commissioner of Agriculture and Labor, North Dakota, 1921, re-elected 1922, 1924, 1926, and 1928.
In Billings Company, North Dakota, served as President, School Board, Sentinel Butte, District No. 2; Chairman, Board of Township Supervisors Sentinel Township, Billings Company, North Dakota. First President, Sentinel Butte Farmers Coop.
Elevator Association, Sentinel Butte Company-op. Milling Company; First Chairman, Golden Valley, North Dakota, Company Farm Bureau. Chairman North Dakota Workmen’s Compensation Bureau.
Member: North Dakota State Education Association. American Legion; United Spanish American War Veterans. Veterans, of Foreign Wars.
Spouse Pearl S. Smith, August 25, 1904, Horse Cave, Kentucky.