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1904--Leon H. Wallace--1985
"The Most Advanced Boy Scout In The World"
First Scout To Earn All 61 Merit Badges
September 26, 1921

Born
January 24
1904--Leon H. Wallace--1985
"The Most Advanced Boy Scout In The World"
The First Scout To Earn All 61 Merit Bages
September 26, 1921
Passed
November 19




Leon H. Wallace
"The Most Advanced Boy Scout In The World"
First Scout to Earn All 61 Merit Badges
September 26, 1921

Troop 26
Terre Haute, IN
Age 17

# YEAR POSITION EMPLOYER CITY STATE AGE DATE SOURCE VIEW
1 1904 Born Harry & Leona Wallace Terre Haute IN 0 Jan 24 Tribute Click
2 19?? Enrolled Harrison School Terre Haute IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
3 1917 Enrolled Garfield High School Terre Haute IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1918 Joined Boy Scouts Troop 26 Terre Haute IN 14 March THSS Click
- 19?? State Essay Champion State of Indiana Terre Haute IN ?? ?? THSS Click
- 19?? Class Treasurer-Two Years Garfield High School Terre Haute IN ?? ?? THSS Click
- 19?? Student Council Garfield High School Terre Haute IN ?? ?? THSS Click
- 19?? Charter Member-Officer Gimogash-BSA Honor Society Terre Haute IN ?? ?? THSS Click
- 1920 Graduated Garfield High School Terre Haute IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
-1920Eagle Scout-Per BSATroop 26Terre HauteIN16June 23BSAClick
- 1921 Enrolled-Pre Law University of Illinois ?? IL 17 Fall THSS Click
- 1921 Most Advanced Scout-BSA All 61 Merit Badges-Troop 26 Terre Haute IN 17 Sept 26 THSS Click
- 1923 Transfered Indiana University Bloomington IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1925 Graduated-BA Indiana University Bloomington IN 21 ?? Tribute Click
- 1925 Elected Phi Beta Kappa Bloomington IN 21 ?? Tribute Click
- 1925 Married Anna Ruth Haworth Bloomington IN 21 ?? Tribute Click
- 1925 Moved ?? San Francisco CA 21 ?? Tribute Click
- 1925 Production Manager Rand McNally San Francisco CA 21 ?? Tribute Click
- 19?? Wins $1000 Prize Cross Word Puzzle Contest San Francisco CA ?? ?? Article Click
- 1930 Moved ?? Bloomington IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1930 Enrolled-Law School Indiana University Bloomington IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1933 Highest 3 Year Grade Ave Indiana University Bloomington IN 29 ?? Article Click
- 1933 Doctor of Jurisprudence Indiana University Bloomington IN 29 ?? Tribute Click
- 1933 Joined Fathers Law Firm Wallace, Randel & Wallace Bloomington IN 29 ?? Tribute Click
- 1945 Full Professor-Law Indiana University Bloomington IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1951 Treasurer Indian State Bar Foundation ?? IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1952 Dean of Law School Indiana University Bloomington IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1958 Distinguished Alumnus Garfield High School Terre Haute IN ?? ?? Tribute Click
- 1965 Appointed-Chair of  Law Indiana University Bloomington IN ?? Feb 19 Article Click
- 1966 Retired As Law Dean Indiana University Bloomington IN 62 July 1 Tribute Click
- 1966 Resumed as Law Professor Indiana University Bloomington IN 62 ?? Tribute Click
- 1976 Retired Indiana University Bloomington IN 72 ?? Tribute Click
- 1976 Secretary Emeritus Indiana State Bar Foundation ?? IN 72 ?? Tribute Click
- 1985 Passed ?? Bloomington IN 81 Nov 19 Tribute Click
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Press Coverage 1921--Leon H. Wallace-1921
The Most Advance Scout In The World
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# DAY DATE NEWSPAPER HEADLINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 Sun Oct 23, 1921 Terre Haute Star Terre Haute Youth World's Champion ?? ?? 12 1 Click
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Magazine Coverage 1921--Leon H. Wallace-1921
The Most Advance Scout In The World
Magazine Coverage







# DATE MAGAZINE HEADLINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 March 1922 Boys' Life The Most Advanced Scout In The World-Boys' Life Ad 37 3-4 24" 1 Click
2 May 1923 Boys' Life Travel With Eagle Scout Wallace-Boys' Life Ad IC Full Page 48: 1 Click
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Press Coverage 1904--The Early Years--1944
Press Coverage

# DAY DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 ?? ?? ?? Wins $1000 for Essay On Edison ?? ?? ?? No Click
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Press Coverage 1945--Indiana University Law School--1976 Press Coverage

















# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 Feb 20, 1965 Bloomington ?? I.U. Dean Leon Wallace Named To Chair Of Law ?? ?? 30" 1 Click
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Press Coverage 1976--The Last Years--1985 Press Coverage
# DATE PAPER HEAD LINE PAGE COL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 ?? ?? ?? ?? ?? ?? No Click
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Indiana University
Law School
1986--Leon H. Wallace Teaching Award--2011
Outstanding Law School Faculty
Indiana University
Law School
# YEAR RECIPIENT POSITION SUBJECTS YEARS PRESENTED VIEW
1 1986 ?? ?? ?? ?? ?? Click
2 1987 ?? ?? ?? ?? ?? Click
3 1988 Douglas Boshkoff ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
4 1989 Roger Dworkin ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
5 1990 Patrick Baude ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
6 1991 J. William Hicks ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
7 1992 Daniel Conkle ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
8 1993 Sarah Jane Houghes ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
9 1994 Gene Shreve ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
10 1995 Jeffery Stake ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
11 1996 David Williams ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
12 1997 Lauren Robel ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
13 1998 F. Thomas Schornhorst ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
14 1999 Donald Gjerdingen ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
15 2000 Steve Johnson ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
16 2001 Hannah Buxbaum ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
17 2002 Craig Bradley ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
18 2003 Kennith G. Dau-Schmidt ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
19 2004 Susan Williams ?? ?? 1st Award ?? click
20 2005 Aviva Orenstein ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
21 2006 Bill Henderson ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
22 2007 Joe Hoffman Harry Pratter Professor of Law ?? 1st Award ?? Click
23 2008 Charlie Geyh ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
24 2009 David Williams John S. Hastings Professor of Law Constitutional Law 2nd Award April 20 Click
25 2010 Ajay Mehrotra ?? ?? 1st Award ?? Click
26 2011 Kevin Brown Richard S. Melvin Professor of Law Tort 1st Award April 18 Click
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Press Coverage 2005--Wabash Valley Tribute--2005 Press Coverage



# DATE SOURCE INDIVIDUAL SIZE PHOTO VIEW
1 July 14, 2005 Wabash Valley Profiles Leon H. Wallace 12" 1 Click
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