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us: Buck, Philo M., Jr. (Philo Melvin), 1877-1950


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    • us: Buck, Philo Melvyn, Jr., 1877-1950
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18770218
    • Death Date

        19501209
    • Birth Place

        Morristown (N.J.)
    • Death Place

        Madison (Wis.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Wisconsin
        • Affiliation Start: 1926
        • Affiliation End: 1947
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Nebraska (Lincoln campus)
        • Affiliation Start: 1910
        • Affiliation End: 1924
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Comparative literature
      • Occupation

          Professor
            University administrator
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Buck, Philo Melvin, 1877-1950
        • Sources

          • found: OCLC, 29 March 2013 (usage: Philo M. Buck, Jr.)
          • found: FamilySearch, 29 March 2013 (Philo Melvin Buck; born 18 February 1877, Morristown, N.J.; died 9 December 1950, Madison, Wisconsin)
          • found: Wisconsin Historical Society, via WWW, 29 March 2013 (Professor Philo M. Buck, Jr.; founded the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Madison)
          • found: University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries, via WWW, 29 March 2013 (Philo M. Buck, Jr.; spent youth in India; A.B. and A.M. from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1897; M.A. from Harvard, 1900; professor of rhetoric at University of Nebraska, 1910-1917; dean of College of Liberal Arts at University of Nebraska from 1919 to 1924; came to University of Wisconsin to organize and chair the new department of Comparative Literature in 1926; remained until retirement in 1947)
          • found: Selected essays and addresses of Thomas Henry Huxley, 1910: t.p. (Philo Melvyn Buck, Jr.; McKinley High School, St. Louis, Missouri)
        • Change Notes

          • 1979-03-14: new
          • 2013-09-25: revised
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