Education: Death of Goodspeed

Death of Goodspeed

Of the individuals who are responsible for the excellence or sometimes the existence of any college, the most important are often unheralded and obscure except to trustees or faculty members. Many people who know the name of the President of the University of Chicago, most people who know the names of its leading athletes have never heard the name of Dr. Thomas Wakefield Goodspeed. It belonged to a wise & able man who died last week when he was 85 years old.

Thomas Wakefield Goodspeed graduated from the University of...

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