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Title UA1C WKU Archives Photograph Collection Series 11. Collections. Subseries 19. John Minton Collection
Creator Minton, John Dean, 1921-2008
Description Photographs of John Minton or given to him by others.
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Print, Photographic
Admin / Biog History John Minton was born in Cadiz in Trigg County, Kentucky on July 29, 1921. He received bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Kentucky and a Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University. Prior to coming to WKU, Minton served as principal of Trigg County High School from 1953 to 1958. He became Associate Dean of Graduate Instruction in 1962, then Graduate Dean, and Administrative Vice-President in 1970.

John Minton was appointed interim president upon Dero Downing's retirement. He served in this capacity from January through July 31, 1979. In recognition of his service, the Board of Regents recognized Minton as Western's fifth president. At the time of his retirement in 1986, he held the position of Vice-President for Student Affairs.
Subjects Western Kentucky University
People Minton, John Dean, 1921-2008
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Related Materials Digitized Images
UA1C3 WKU Administrators Photographs
Catalog Number UA1C11.19
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Credit line WKU Archives
Extent 2 folders
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions see individual images for restrictions
Parent ID UA1C11
Level of Description Subseries
Disciplines Photography
Sports Studies
Containers John Minton Photograph Collection
John Minton Photograph Collection