W. H. "Old Hutch" Hutchinson*

Department of History
1953–1978
(*Deceased) 

CSU, Chico Outstanding Professor of California and Western History.

Author of books including Pulitzer Prize Nominee Oil, Land and Politics.

Editorial works and biography of Eugene Manlove Rhodes.

One of 10 best western books, 1956.

Chico State Distinguished Teacher Award, 1968.

Outstanding Professor, CSU System, 1977.

Butte County Board of Education, 1950s.