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Albright, J. L. (Jack L.)



  • Existence: March 14, 1930 - February 26, 2014

Biographical Information

Jack Albright was born on March 13, 1930 in San Francisco, California. He was Professor Emeritus of Animal Sciences and Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University. He received his B.A. from Polytechnic State- San Luis Obispo in 1952 in dairy husbandry. His Master’s in dairy science (1954) and Doctorate degree (1957) are from Washington State University. He became a Purdue Professor in 1963. He received his National Science Foundation certificate in animal behavior while at Michigan State University, and studied animal behavior in Wales and New Zealand. Some of his research areas between 1977 and 1996 included behavior and management of high-yielding dairy cows, group size in large dairy herds, and stray voltage on dairy farms.
MSO 1, Purdue University Archives and Special Colletions Oral History Program collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection

Identifier: MSO 1
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program Collection documents the history of Purdue University. The collection consists of recordings and transcripts of oral history interviews conducted with individuals associated with Purdue University. This is an active collection and will be frequently added to on an ongoing basis.

Jack L. Albright papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: albrjl0
Scope and Contents Papers of Purdue University professor, Jack Albright, primarily relating to animal welfare, animal rights, animal behavior, animal physiology and breeding, veal, and dairy management. Please see PDF Finding Aid for collection inventory.