Harper, William Rainey

Harper, William Rainey

Harper, William Rainey
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I: Individuals and Groups
William Rainey Harper, professor and head of the department of Semitic Languages and Literatures (1892-1906), and first president of the University of Chicago (1891-1906). The picture appeared in the Chicago Daily News, 1932, with the notation that Dr. Harper, who died in 1906, was to be honored at a memorial chapel service October 1, the fortieth anniversary of the university’s opening.
Harper, William Rainey, 1856-1906 | College presidents | College teachers | College department heads | Memorial services
Newspapers; 16.6 x 12.7 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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