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dc.descriptionUndated photograph of William Henry Abbitt. There is a small hole punched near the upper left corner of the photograph.en_US
dc.descriptionWilliam Henry Abbitt was born on January 30, 1894 in Richmond, Virginia. He received his Ph.D. in 1926 from the University of Chicago. In 1926, Abbitt accepted a teaching position in the Department of Physics at Texas Technological College. After conflicts with head of the department, the position was terminated for Abbitt in 1941, despite his appeals to the American Association of University Professors for help.en_US
dc.format.extent1 print : b&w ; 3.25 x 2.25 in.
dc.publisherDigitized by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.
dc.relation.ispartofThis image is part of the Institutional Research and Information Management collection - box 1 folder 2, U 278.1.
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. To use these digital files in any form, an attribution of "Courtesy of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library" must accompany the image.
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College. Dept. of Physics--Faculty.
dc.subject.lcshTexas Technological College--Faculty.
dc.subject.lcshAbbitt, William Henry.
dc.subject.lcshAmerican Association of University Professors.
dc.title[William Henry Abbitt]en_US

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