Biographical Chronology

1906born in Arlington, Nebraska on 25 April
1927receives a B.A. from Texas Christian University
1928receives an M.A. from Texas Christian
1928-29serves as Instructor in English at Illinois Military School
1929-36is Assistant Professor of English at Jamestown College, Jamestown, North Dakota
1936awarded a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago
1936-39serves as Instructor of English at Williams College
1939-47becomes Assistant Professor of English at Williams
1944-45is Visiting Assistant Professor of English at Swarthmore College
1947serves as Visiting Associate Professor of English at Duke University
1947-52serves as Associate Professor of History and Literature at Williams
1950is Visiting Associate Professor of English at Johns Hopkins University
1952-62becomes Professor of History and Literature at Williams
1956serves as Lecturer at the Universidad Nacional de Buenos Aires
1962is Guest Professor of English at Texas Christian during the summer
1962-71serves as Professor of American History and Literature at Williams
1964-65is Visiting Lecturer in English at the University of Minnesota
1966is Visiting Professor of English at the University of North Dakota during the summer
1969becomes an Honorary Member of the New England American Studies Association
1971retires from Williams College
1978dies at Sweetbrook Nursing Home, Williamstown, MA on 6 April

Luther Stearns Mansfield (1906-1978)
Papers, 1926-1978

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