Nebraska Authors

Goodwin Deloss Swezey

Born 1851-01-10 Rockford, IL (USA)

Died 1934

Buried
Riverside Cemetery, Crete, NE (USA)

Swezey was a long time professor of astronomy at the University of Nebraska. When he retired in 1931, the independent Astronomy Department was terminated, and the subject was taught thereafter as a physics course. Swezey appears in the on-line history of the UNL Physics Department under the title "Goodwin Swezey and the observatory that never was."

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Astronomy; Physics; University of Nebraska Faculty

Education

Beloit College, Wisconsin
Yale
A.B., A.M., B.D., Andover Theological Seminary

Occupation

Professor Lecturer

Places Worked

University of Nebraska, Lincoln
University of Illinois
University of Indiana

Associations

Phi Beta
Sigma Xi

Bibliography

New Elementary Agriculture.1903.
Practical Exercises in Astronomy. 1904.
Boys' Book of Astronomy. 1929. (with J. Harris Gable)
Manual of Serials Work. 1936. (with J. Harris Gable)

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