|In 1877 Thach graduated from the Agricultural and Mechanical College
of Alabama, where in 1885 he became Professor of English.
In 1902 Thach was elected president of the Alabama Polytechnic Institute, a position which he held until 1920.
Inventory of the President's Records
Provides another view of the events treated by the President in his Annual Reports.Synopsis of the President's Correspondence
Letters between the President of the University and various political leaders within Alabama. Provides insight into how the school has maneuvered through the state's political system.History of Thach's Presidency
A short chapter about the major issues facing the President, written by Archives faculty members.
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