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Date of Work

1936

Description

John M. Gillette (1866-1949) was hired as an assistant porfessor of Sociology and as an instructor in History (1907-1908) and then as a professor of Sociology (1908-1936). Gillette was active in the American Sociological Society and was offered the presidency of the University but refused (1932). Gillette published his most significant book, Rural Sociology, in 1913. He died in Grand Forks on September 24, 1949. on October 7, 1983, the Chemistry Building was renamed in his honor.

Subject

Teachers -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Universities & colleges -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota

People Depicted

Gillette, John M. (John Morris), 1866-1949

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

John Gillette, Faculty, Fashion-Clothing, Sociology, Faculty (Education), Suits (Clothing), History teachers, Neckties, Men, Sociology teachers, Hairstyles

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