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Webster Merrifield, Yale University Alum, was initially hired as a Professor of Greek and Latin (1884 - 1886). He served as the first University Librarian (1888 - 1891) and then as President of the University of North Dakota (1891 - 1909). He was instrumental in creating the Liberal Arts curriculum.

Subject

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

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota

People Depicted

Merrifield, Webster, 1852-1916

Rights

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

Keywords

Webster Merrifield, Faculty, President, Liberal Arts Curriculum, Greek, Latin, Literature, Political Science, Secretary of Faculty, University Librarian, Merrifield Hall, Universities and colleges - Faculty, College presidents, Librarians, Political science, Greek literature - Study and teaching, Classical literature - Study and teaching, Political science - Study and teaching

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