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The triumph of tradition : the emergence of Whitman College 1859-1924

Author: G Thomas Edwards
Publisher: Walla Walla, Wash. : Whitman College, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G Thomas Edwards
ISBN: 0963295535 9780963295538
OCLC Number: 27787555
Description: 577 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Cushing Eells and Whitman Seminary, 1859-1882 --
Alexander Jay Anderson lays the foundation, 1882-1891 --
The troubled presidency of James F. Eaton, 1891-1894 --
The early career of Stephen B.L. Penrose, 1864-1894 --
Stephen Penrose and the establishment of Whitman College, 1894-1900 --
Building the Liberal Arts College, 1900-1907 --
Greater Whitman : the grand proposal for regional service, 1907-1912 --
The closing of the academy and the Greek decision, 1909-1912 --
The maturing college, 1913-1917 --
The impact of the First World War, 1914-1918 --
Problems of expansion, 1919-1924 --
After the war : recovery, recognition, and challenge, 1919-1924 --
The career of Dr. Daniel K. Pearsons, 1820-1912 --
Whitman fund raiser Virginia Dox, 1851-1941.
Responsibility: G. Thomas Edwards.

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