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Alice Gray Snyder
The Michigan Engineer 58-65

The resignation of Dr. Alice Gray 
Snyder from the directorship of the 
Barbour Gymnasium necessitated the
 discovery of a successor who would
 carry on her work and at the same 
time broaden and develop it.

It was
 determined by the President and the 
Regents that the appointee must have 
not only training as a teacher of 
physical culture but in medicine as
 well. This consideration narrowed
 the field of candidates considerably.

The appointment was then offered to 
Dr. Helen E. Brooks, of Gloucester,