Download Full Text (146 KB)


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.

Publication Date




Size of Collection

1 linear foot

Dates of Collection


Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0229

Pease, Samuel J., Collection, 1906-1950

Included in

Education Commons



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.