1928 - 2007
Ward J. Barrett, Professor Emeritus of Geography, University of Minnesota, died on June 13, 2007. Ward was a graduate of Columbia College (BA 1948), Columbia University (MA 1949), and the University of California-Berkeley (PhD 1959). He taught courses on Latin America and Oceania, and was a specialist on the historical economic geography of Mexico. Ward was 79.
Ward J. Barrett (Necrology). 2007. AAG Newsletter 42(7): 21.