Nelson, William Edward (1883–1953)

Title

Nelson, William Edward (1883–1953)

Files

Link to Full Text

Download Full Text

Author Faculty (Discipline)

Theology

Document Type

Encyclopedia Entry

Publication Date

7-1-2021

Encyclopedia Title

Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists

ISSN

2690-8514

Keywords

teacher, secretary, treasurer, America, service, faith, Adventism

Abstract

William Nelson was trained as a science teacher and became president of three major American colleges. Later, he spent two decades at General Conference headquarters, first as education secretary and finally as treasurer.

Disciplines

Religion

ANZSRC / FoR Code

50 PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES| 5004 Religious studies

Reportable Items

D1

Field of Education

09 Society and Culture

Staff Classification

Conjoint

Peer Review

Before publication

Avondale Research Centre

Scripture, Spirituality and Society Research Centre

Nelson, William Edward (1883–1953)

Share

COinS