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Sherrod, Charles C.

 Person

Biography

Charles Chester Sherrod was born near Knoxville, Tennessee, September 13, 1882, the son of Issac and Margaret Howell Sherrod. After completing his public schooling in Knox County, he attended Maryville College, Tennessee Normal School (Fountain City), and Valparaiso University. He received his B.S. degree from Tennessee Normal College in 1905, another B.S. degree (1907), and an L.L.B. as well as an A.B. degree from Valparaiso in 1909. In 1921, he received a M.A. degree, and in 1924, a Ph.D. degree from George Peabody College, Nashville, Tennessee. He also received the honorary degree of L.L.D. from Emory and Henry College, Emory, Virginia, in 1950.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Charles C. Sherrod Presidential Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UnivRec-59
Scope and Contents The papers of Charles C. Sherrod concern all aspects of the administration o£ East Tennessee State Teachers College during his term as president, 1925-1949. Records relating to ongoing subjects frequently were carried forward to succeeding administrations by the office of the president. Therefore, records of President B. E. Dossett should be checked for records of President C. C. Sherrod; likewise, the Sherrod Papers may include items from his predecessor's (Sidney Gilbreath) administration....
Dates: 1919-1956

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