Knight, Bruce Winton, 1892-1980

Knight, Bruce Winton, 1892-1980

 

Biography

Bruce Knight was born on June 27, 1892 in Colfax, Illinois. He graduated from the University of Utah in 1921 and was hired by Dartmouth College as a member of the Economics Department in 1924. He retired as Professor of Economics Emeritus in 1960 and died in 1980 in Hanover, NH.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Oral history interview with Bruce Knight.

DOH-235
 Collection
Identifier: DOH-235
Date(s): 1975-04-29 to 1975-05-03
Scope and Contents The oral history interview of Bruce Knight is comprised of one audiocassette recording and a tape log of the recording. The interview was conducted by Arthur Wilson on April 29 and May 3, 1975in Hanover, NH. The entire interview runs for approximately one hour. Professor Knight describes the Economics Department, its members, and departmental problems. He also mentions Gordon Ferrie Hull, Malcolm Keir, George Wicker, Lester Chandler, Harry Purdy, and Clyde Dankert. He tells some of the...