• Created Date
  • ca. 1914
  • Description
  • Born in Carroll County Illinois in 1868, Henry Landes earned two B.A. degrees, one from the University of Indiana and one from Harvard University. In 1893 he earned his Masters Degree from Harvard. Before becoming president he was a well known geologist. Landes served as acting president from 1914 to 1915. After his term as President of the University of Washington he became the dean of the College of Science until he became vice dean of Unive... more
    Born in Carroll County Illinois in 1868, Henry Landes earned two B.A. degrees, one from the University of Indiana and one from Harvard University. In 1893 he earned his Masters Degree from Harvard. Before becoming president he was a well known geologist. Landes served as acting president from 1914 to 1915. After his term as President of the University of Washington he became the dean of the College of Science until he became vice dean of University College in 1934. Landes became ill during a geology study tour in Asia and died August 23, 1936 in Seattle, Washington. He was 68. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    b&w
    4 x 6 in.
    silver gelatin
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9800XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 6 and resized to 400x600 ppi. 2009