UND President John West cooks for a group of hobos during the Great Depression. John C. West served as the sixth President of the University of North Dakota from 1933 until 1954. Prior to accepting the presidency, West served as Superintendent of Schools in Grand Forks. He earned a Ph.D. in Education from UND in 1930.
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections. Chester Fritz Library. University of North Dakota