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Dr. Carey Croneis

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dc.date.accessioned 2012-08-15T01:29:56Z
dc.date.available 2012-08-15T01:29:56Z
dc.date.issued 1960
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1911/64058
dc.description Black and white photograph of Carey Croneis, seated.
dc.description.abstract Dr. Carey Croneis served as the president of Beloit College from 1944 until he came to Rice Institute in 1954 as Provost and the Harry Carothers Wiess Professor of Geology. He served as Provost under President Houston until 1960 and at that time assumed the additional responsibilities of Acting President following President Houston's resignation due to ill health. He served as both Provost and President until the appointment of Kenneth Sanborn Pitzer as President in July 1961. In 1961 Dr. Croneis was named Chancellor and held that position until his retirement in 1970. He was thus named Wiess Professor Emeritus of Geology and Chancellor Emeritus.
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rights Rights to this material belong to Rice University. This digital version is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
dc.subject People
dc.subject.lcsh Rice University -- History
Croneis, Carey, 1901-1972
Beloit College -- Presidents
Rice University -- Presidents
Rice University -- Faculty
Geologists -- Texas -- Houston
Rice University. Dept. of Geology
College presidents -- Texas -- Houston
dc.title Dr. Carey Croneis
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Epson Perfection 1670 PHOTO or Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner and Epson Scan software. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images.
dc.date.digital 2011
dc.date.original ca. 1960
dc.source.collection Rice University Archives general photo files, "Individuals - Croneis, Carey," Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.identifier.digital wrc01357
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
dc.identifier.citation "Dr. Carey Croneis," 1960. Rice University, http://hdl.handle.net/1911/64058.

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