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Emerson, Charles F., 1843-1922



  • Existence: 1843 - 1922

Charles F. Emerson was born on Sept. 28, 1843 in Chelmsford, Mass. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1868. From 1868 to 1874 he was a math instructor at the NH College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts which was part of Dartmouth College. In 1872, he was appointed Associate Professor of Natural Philosophy and Mathematics and promoted to Appleton Professor of Natural Philosophy in 1878. He held this position until 1899. In 1893, Emerson was appointed Dean of the Faculty, a position he held until his retirement in 1913. Emerson died in Hanover on December 1, 1922 at the age of 79.

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Charles Emerson papers

Identifier: MS-998
Overview Charles F. Emerson, dean of faculty at Dartmouth College (1843-1922). Dartmouth Class of 1868. Consist of correspondence and memos related to his tenure as Dean of Faculty.