ACS President: John H. Long (1856-1918)

Served as President: 1903

Was active in the organization of the Congress of Chemists at the World’s Columbian Exhibition in 1893


  • Graduated, 1879, University of Kansas, Chemistry

Career Highlights:

Notable Accomplishments:

Major Awards and Honors:

Service to Science:

  • Integral in the formation of a Chicago section on the ACS in 1895, in which he served as treasurer

Did You Know

. . . that he was the first person to graduate in chemistry at the University of Kansas?

Former ACS President John H. Long