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Nelson Lee Walbridge

educator

Nelson Lee Walbridge, American educator.

Background

Walbridge, Nelson Lee was born on June 27, 1902 in Montpelier, Vermont, United States. Son of Karl Howe and Lena (Colby) Walbridge.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, U. Vermont, 1924, Master of Science in Physics, 1926. Doctor of Philosophy. in Physics, University of Chicago, 1941.

Career

Faculty U. Vermont, 1924-1973, professor physics, 1948-1973, department chairman, 1952-1961, regional director, 1961-1964. Director summer physics Institutions National Science Foundation, 1958, 60-68. Home: Cambridge Vermont.

Connections

Married Ethel V. Nealy, August 25, 1927. Children: Karl Deane, Eric Lee.

father:
Karl Howe Walbridge

mother:
Lena (Colby) Walbridge

spouse:
Ethel V. Nealy

children:
Karl Deane Walbridge

Eric Lee Walbridge