Wilbert Ellis Moore
October 26, 1914 - December 29, 1987
Wilbert E. Moore was elected by his peers to serve as the 56th President of the American Sociological Association. His Presidential Address, "The Utility of Utopias," was delivered at the organization's annual meeting in Miami Beach, Florida on August 31, 1966, and was later published in the American Sociological Review (ASR Vol 31., No 6., pages 765-772). Upon his death, an obituary was published in the April 1988 issue of Footnotes (p. 13).