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COOK, Maude Hazel Gaeckler

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  • Date of Birth: December 17, 1890
  • Born City: Lincoln
  • Born State/Country: NE
  • Parents: Oscar Emil & Emily Sarah Binns G.
  • Date of Death: May 11, 1966
  • Death City: Belton
  • Death State/Country: TX
  • Married: Henry Morgan Cook, September 20, 1921
  • Education:

    B.A., U. of Nebraska, 1911; M.A., 1913; Ph.D., Yale, 1916.

  • Dissertation:

    “Quotation and Paraphrase in the Writings of Lucian” (M.A. thesis, U. of Nebraska, 1913); "A Study of the Aorist, Imperfect, and Perfect Tenses in the Rig-Veda, Early and Late” (Yale, 1916).

  • Professional Experience:

    Head, Latin dept., Edinboro (PA) State Normal School, 1916-17; Instr. & dean of women, Lawrence College (Appleton, WI), 1917-18; actng dean of Women and instr. Spanish,1918-19; head, Greek & Latin dept., Baylor College for Women (Belton, TX), 1919-66.

  • Sources:

    Alumnae, Graduate School, Yale University, 1894-1920 (New Haven, CT: Yale U., 1920) 17.

  • Author: Ward Briggs