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A collection of letters, publications, writings, and school materials of Samuel J. Pease, former professor.
Samuel J. Pease (1877-1956) graduated from Northwestern University, Illinois in 1897 with a BS, and in 1898, with an MA. In 1931, he graduated from the University of Chicago with a PhD. He taught Greek, Latin, and German at various universities and high schools before coming to the State Manual Normal Training School (now Pittsburg State University) in 1915 to be the head of the Foreign Language Department. Dr. Pease was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (ΦMA), Eta Sigma Phi, and Alpha Mu Gamma. In 1945, Dr. Pease stepped down as head of the department but remained a few years as a professor of Foreign Language at the university.
Size of Collection
1 linear foot
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 0229
Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, "Pease, Samuel J., Collection, 1906-1950" (2020). Finding Aids. 236.