Alfred Benjamin Butts

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Alfred Benjamin Butts was the Chancellor of the University of Mississippi from 1935 to 1946.[1][2]

Biography[edit]

He was born in Durham, North Carolina in 1890.[1][2] In 1911, he received a B.S. degree from Mississippi A&M College, now known as Mississippi State University, and a Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1920.[1][2] He received a law degree from Yale Law School in 1930.[1][2] From 1911 to 1935, he taught at Mississippi A&M.[2] He served as Chancellor of the University of Mississippi from 1935 to 1946.[1][2] He died in 1962.[2]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Public administration in Mississippi (1919)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Ole Miss biography
  2. ^ a b c d e f g James B. Lloyd, Lives of Mississippi Authors, 1817-1967, Oxford, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi, 2009, p. 67 [1]