Andrew Dickson White

noun
United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832-1918)
Syn: ↑White, ↑Andrew D. White
Instance Hypernyms: ↑educator, ↑pedagogue, ↑pedagog

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  • Andrew Dickson White — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Andrew Dickson White en 1885 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Andrew Dickson White — (1885) Andrew Dickson White (* 7. November 1832 in Homer, New York; † 4. November 1918 in Ithaca, New York) war ein US amerikanischer Diplomat, Schriftsteller and Pädagoge. Nach dem Abschluss seines Studiums an de …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Andrew Dickson White — NOTOC Andrew Dickson White (November 7, 1832 ndash; November 4, 1918) was a U.S. diplomat, author, and educator, best known as the co founder of Cornell University. [ [http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive… …   Wikipedia

  • Andrew Dickson White House — Infobox nrhp | name =White, Andrew Dickson, House nrhp type = caption = White s mansion location= Ithaca, New York lat degrees = 42 lat minutes = 26 lat seconds = 53.78 lat direction = N long degrees = 76 long minutes = 28 long seconds = 56.73… …   Wikipedia

  • Andrew D. White — noun United States educator who in 1865 (with Ezra Cornell) founded Cornell University and served as its first president (1832 1918) • Syn: ↑White, ↑Andrew Dickson White • Instance Hypernyms: ↑educator, ↑pedagogue, ↑pedagog …   Useful english dictionary

  • White,Andrew Dickson — White, Andrew Dickson. 1832 1918. American educator and diplomat who founded Cornell University with Ezra Cornell and was its first president (1868 1885). He also served as U.S. ambassador to Germany (1897 1902). * * * …   Universalium

  • White, Andrew Dickson — ▪ American educator and diplomat born November 7, 1832, Homer, New York, U.S. died November 4, 1918, Ithaca, New York  American educator and diplomat, founder and first president of Cornell University, Ithaca.       After graduating from Yale in… …   Universalium

  • Dickson (surname) — Dickson or, as is common in England, Dixon, is a patronymic surname, traditionally Scottish and thought to have originated upon the birth of the son of Richard Keith, son of Hervey de Keith, Earl Marischal of Scotland, and Margaret, daughter of… …   Wikipedia

  • Andrew White — may refer to:*Andrew Dickson White, American diplomat, author, and educator *Andrew White (cricketer) *Andrew White (musician), of the Kaiser Chiefs *Andrew White (missionary), Jesuit missionary *Andrew White (saxophonist), jazz musician,… …   Wikipedia

  • White (Familienname) — White ist ein englischer Familienname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Das englische Wort white bedeutet „weiß“, damit ist der Name die Entsprechung zum deutschen Familiennamen Weiß. Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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