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Robert W. Koons graduated from Gettysburg College in 1943 with an A.B. in English, earned a B.D. from Gettysburg Lutheran Theological Seminary in 1946 and a D.D. from Susquehanna University in 1958. While a student at Gettysburg College he served at various times as President of the Student Christian Association, Literary Editor of the Mercury, Corresponding Secretary of the Pre-Ministerial Association and Treasurer of Delta Phi Alpha and was a member of various other campus organizations. He received Highest Class Honors in his Freshman and Junior years and Class Honors in his sophomore year.

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Publication Date

February 2002


Gettysburg College, Lutheran Theological Seminary, Delta Phi Alpha, Christ's Lutheran Church, Gettysburg, college history


History | Intellectual History | Liberal Studies | Social History | United States History

MS-018: Robert W. Koons Collection