Hicks, Curry S.
Physical Education, 1911-1949
b. 1885, Enfield, N.Y.
Returning to Michigan Normal School, Hicks earned his B.A. in physical education in 1909, followed by the Hitchcock Fellowship at Amherst College and eventually his assistant professorship in Physical Education and Hygiene at the University in 1911. On his retirement in 1949, Hicks and his wife, Adeline, left behind a thoroughly modernized athletics program and moved to Tucson, Arizona, where he passed away in 1963.
- Curry Hicks Papers. Special Collections and University Archives, W.E.B. Du Bois Library, UMass Amherst (FS 069)