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Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932


  • [George H. Brimhall (1853-1932) was an educator and college administrator in Utah. He served as the second president of Brigham Young University.]

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  • Fuller Name

    • George Henry
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18531209
    • Death Date

        19320729
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Utah County Board of Examination
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Utah Education Association
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Brigham Young Academy
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Brigham Young University
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Salt Lake City (Utah)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Provo (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ogden (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Spanish Fork (Utah)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Provo (Utah)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        Education
      • Occupation

          (itoamc) Teachers
            (raam) School principals
              (itoamc) Superintendents of schools
                (itoamc) College presidents
                  (itoamc) Authors
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              • Sources

                • found: Honoring Dr. George H. Brimhall, 1936:p. 10, etc. (President of Brigham Young University)
                • found: Holbrook, R.B. The tall pine tree, c1988:t.p. (George H. Brimhall) p. 6 of cover (George Henry Brimhall) p. 7 (b. 12-9-1853; d. 7-29-1932, Provo, Utah; appointed president of Brigham Young University, 4-8-1901)
                • found: From the Muddy River to the ivory tower, c2010:p.xxix (George H. Brimhall, b. December 9, 1852 in Salt Lake City, Utah; 1854 moved to Ogden; 1865 moved to Spanish Fork; 1875 granted teacher's certificate by Utah County Board of Examination; 1876 attended Brigham Young Academy; 1877 became principal, Spanish Fork elementary school; 1883 Superintendent Utah County schools; 1888 Superintendent Provo City schools and moved to Provo; 1897, 1898 President of Utah Education Assocation; 1903 became President of Brigham Young University until 1921; author; July 29, 1932 died at home in Provo; 1935 George H. Brimhall building on BYU campus dedicated in his honor)
              • General Notes

                • [George H. Brimhall (1853-1932) was an educator and college administrator in Utah. He served as the second president of Brigham Young University.]
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                • 1990-07-11: new
                • 2013-11-13: revised
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