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1929 June

Honorary degree recipients, commencement

Honorary Degree recipients William Wheeler (Class of 1871) and Charles S. Plumb (Class of 1882) stand on either side of President Roscoe Thatcher. "Commencement 1929 - Presentation of Honorary Degrees - Left to right: William Wheeler of Concord '71, Dr. Roscoe Thatcher, Charles S. Plumb '82" handwritten on back.

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Charles S. Plumb

Photograph of a portrait of Charles Sumner Plumb of the Class of 1882. He went on to become a pioneer in the field of animal husbandry and whose textbooks have been widely used around the world. He joined the Ohio State University as Professor of Animal Husbandry in 1902 and retired from there after thirty-seven years of service. "Photo of Portrait by Robert W. Grafton - In Saddle and ... more

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