Alvin J. Miller papers (faculty-Education)

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Alvin J. Miller papers (faculty-Education)

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Special Collections and Archives

Alvin J. Miller papers (faculty-Education)

Alvin J. Miller papers

Finding Aid

Prepared by Barbara Bass, October 1996; Updated February 2020


Inclusive Dates: 1936-1937
Extent: .16 cubic foot (1 slim document case)
Physical Location: 11th floor


Biographical Note: Alvin J. Miller, born in Grantsville, Maryland, in 1884, joined the Kent State Normal School College of Education faculty in 1915. He took a brief leave of absence to teach at Ohio Wesleyan College, returning to Kent in 1917.  He also taught at Maryland Collegiate Institute, Goshen College, and the College of Wooster. He returned to Maryland following his retirement from Kent State University in 1974, after teaching there for 37 years. He died in November 1981.


Box 1
Folder -- Contents

  1. Correspondence, 1936-1937
  2. Clipping
  3. Miscellaneous personal items, 1936-1937; undated
    Scope and Content: Includes passport book issued July 21, 1937; note cards with handwritten notes for a speech; a graduate school admission card from Western Reserve University from February 20, 1937; handwritten notes; and a Warren Forum Season Bulletin 
  4. Photographs