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Willard F. Enteman: administrative records

 Record Group
Identifier: A01.02.11

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Scope and Content

This collection contains general office files of Willard Enteman. As material in folders often overlaps presidential administrations, the researcher may wish to consult the records of former and subsequent presidents for relevant information on a particular subject.


  • Creation: 1956 - 1981


Access Restrictions

Some material restricted. Consult finding aid for specific information.

Biographical/Historical Note

Willard F. Enteman served as the eleventh president of the College from 1978-1980. Enteman received an M.B.A. from Harvard University. Following several years of teaching philosophy at Wheaton College, he was appointed chair of the philosophy department at Union College. Enteman became Bowdoin's eleventh president in 1978. His brief tenure came to an end in 1980, when conflicts between the President and the Governing Boards over the direction of the College were deemed irreconcilable. Enteman was succeeded by A. Leroy Greason.


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Guide to the Willard F. Enteman Administrative Records
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Repository Details

Part of the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011 Repository

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Brunswick Maine 04011 USA
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