Charles J. Bohrer (d. 1918) | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Name: Charles J. Bohrer (d. 1918)
Historical Note: Charles John Bohrer was from Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1876. In 1878 he was granted a degree of Analytical Chemist. His thesis entitled “Beer and Its Physiological Effects” was the first thesis accepted by Purdue University. Bohrer later moved to Winthrop Beach, Massachusetts. He passed away February 20, 1918.
Purdue University Board of Trustees Minutes June 14, 1876
Purdue University Board of Trustees Minutes June 11, 1878
Walters, Jack E., ed. Semi-Centennial Alumni Record of Purdue University. Purdue Univ: Lafayette, IN, 1924.
Note Author: Nolan Eller