Edward Octavius Sisson Biography, 1950

Overview of the Collection

Edward Octavius Sisson Biography
1950 (inclusive)
1 item
Collection Number
Mss 015
The collection consists of a biography of educator and Montana University System Chancellor Edward Octavius Sisson written by his wife, Astid Honoria Sisson.
University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
University of Montana
32 Campus Dr. #9936
Missoula, MT
Telephone: 4062432053
Fax: 4062434067
Access Restrictions

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of Archives and Special Collections, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, and The University of Montana-Missoula.

Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Astid Honoria Sisson was married to educator Edward Octavius Sisson, who served as Chancellor of the Montana University System.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of a biography of Edward Octavius Sisson, written by Mrs. Sisson in 1950 at the request of Montana State University (University of Montana).

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. and any other applicable statutes. Copyright not transferred to the University of Montana.

Preferred Citation

[Name of document or photograph number], Edward Octavius Sisson Biography, Archives and Special Collections, The University of Montana-Missoula.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Gift of Lucille Speer, 1967.

Processing Note

Actions of the original processors are unknown; the collection was originally numbered SC 2. In 1998, the collection was re-described and re-numbered as Mss 015. In 2004, the finding aid was encoded.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Sisson, Astid Honoria
  • Sisson, Edward O. (Edward Octavius), 1869-1949

Corporate Names

  • University of Montana (System)--Presidents
  • University of Washington--Faculty
  • Reed College (Portland, Or.)--Faculty