Oliver Cromwell Carmichael (1891-1966) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0404

Abstract

File includes photographs, programs, and other biographical information.

Dates

  • 1938 - 1973

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Historical or Biographical Note

Born in 1891 in Alabama, Oliver C. Carmichael earned his B.A. and M.A. at the University of Alabama and his B.Sc. and Diploma in Anthropology in 1917 as a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford. Dr. Carmichael was a specialist in languages, with a knowledge of Greek, Latin, and seven modern languages.

After World War I service, public school teaching, and nine years as President of Alabama College, he came to Vanderbilt. He became a Dean at Vanderbilt in 1935, Vice-Chancellor in 1936, and Chancellor in July 1937, serving in the latter post until 1946.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Oliver Cromwell Carmichael (1891-1966) biographical file
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2010-03-30
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is inEnglish.

Repository Details

Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository

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