Oliver, Edmund Henry, 1881-1935 (Professor of History)

Identity area

Type of entity

Person

Authorized form of name

Oliver, Edmund Henry, 1881-1935 (Professor of History)

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Esmund, Henry (pseudonym)

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1881-1935

History

Edmund Henry Oliver was born on 8 February 1881 at Chatham Township, Ontario. He attended both the University of Toronto and Columbia University, from which he received a PhD in 1905. From 1905-9 he taught at McMaster University, and then joined the University of Saskatchewan as Professor of History and Economics. He resigned in 1912 to become Principal of St. Andrew's College. During WWI he was Chaplain of the 196th Battalion and in 1917 launched the University of Vimy Ridge. In 1930 he was elected Moderator of the United Church of Canada. Dr. Oliver died suddenly on 11 July 1935.

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

University of Saskatchewan St. Andrew's College (1912–)

Identifier of the related entity

Category of the relationship

associative

Dates of the relationship

1912–1935

Description of relationship

Control area

Authority record identifier

SCAA-UASC-0004

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

  • Export

  • EAC