150 Years of Chapman Presidents

 

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Identifier

35160003819712

Date

May 1942

Subject—Names

Reeves, George N.

Subject—Places

Chapman University; Chapman College; Los Angeles CA; Whittier College

Subject—Topics

Disciples of Christ; Chapman Presidents

Coverage

California Christian College

Date Range

1942-1956

Description

Originally a Trustee, Reeves '27 resigned that position and became president on May 1, 1942 with a three-year contract. Reeves began his service at a time of extreme financial hardship for the college and oversaw its move onto the campus of Whittier College for the duration of the Second World War. In 1945, Reeves oversaw the college's move back to its original campus in Los Angeles and again in 1954, its final move to the City of Orange.

Format

BW photograph, 5" x 7"

Source

RG 2.2 Chapman Presidents

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