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us: Oldfather, W. A. (William Abbott), 1880-1945


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  • Variants

    • us: Oldfather, Guilielmus Abbott, 1880-1945
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        1880
    • Death Date

        19450527
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Urūmīyah (Iran)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Ill.
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Urbana (Ill.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universität München
        • Affiliation End: 1908
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Associated Language

        ger
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Greek language
          (lcsh) Greek literature
            (lcsh) Latin language
              (lcsh) Latin literature
                (lcsh) 1909
                  (lcsh) 1945
                • Occupation

                    Professor
                • Earlier Established Forms

                    Oldfather, William Abbott, 1880-1945
                • Sources

                  • found: nuc86-109610: His Index verborum quae ... 1983 (hdg. on LU rept.: Oldfather, William Abbott, 1880-1945; usage: Oldfather, W.A.)
                  • found: NUCMC data from Univ. of Ill. at Urbana-Champaign Archives for His Classica Americana, 1935-1941 (Prof. William A. Oldfather)
                  • found: LC manual cat. (hdg.: Oldfather, William Abbott, 1880-1945; usage: W.A. Oldfather, William A. Oldfather, William Abbott Oldfather)
                  • found: Index verborum quae in Senecae fabulis necnon in Octavia praetexta reperiuntur, 1918: v. 1, t.p. (... Guilielmo Abbott Oldfather)
                  • found: Classical journal, vol. 41, no. 1, Oct. 1945: page 9-11 (William Abbott Oldfather, 1880-1945, professor of classics at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; drowned while canoeing near Urbana May 27, 1945)
                  • found: Classical journal, vol. 88, no. 3, 1993: page 235-253 (William Abbott Oldfather, W.A. Oldfather; born October 23, 1880 at Urumia, Persia (now Reza'iyeh, Iran), died May 27, 1945; received Ph.D. from University of Munich in 1908; became a professor at University of Illinois at Urbana in 1909, where he remained until his death in 1945)
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                  • 1986-12-09: new
                  • 2015-03-26: revised
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