Greenberg, Joseph H. (Joseph Harold), 1915-2001

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Professor of linguistics at Stanford University.

From the description of Joseph H. Greenberg notebooks documenting Pacific languages, circa 1969-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122369578

Professor of Anthropology at Stanford University.

From the description of Joseph H. Greenberg lectures delivered at UCLA summer institute : typescript, 1966. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 705271803

Greenberg, a linguist who studied the origins of the world's languages, studied anthropology at Northwestern, receiving his Ph.D. in 1940. He taught at the University of Minnesota and Columbia before coming to Stanford in 1962. While at Stanford he was not only a professor of anthropology, but also helped to found the linguistics department and organized the African Studies Center in the 1960's. He died in 2001.

From the description of Joseph H. Greenberg papers, 1961-2000. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 703639660

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Professor of linguistics at Stanford University.

From the guide to the Joseph H. Greenberg notebooks documenting Pacific languages, circa 1969-1971, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives)

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Greenberg, a linguist who studied the origins of the world's languages, studied anthropology at Northwestern, receiving his Ph.D. in 1940. He taught at the University of Minnesota and Columbia before coming to Stanford in 1962. While at Stanford he was not only a professor of anthropology, but also helped to found the linguistics department and organized the African Studies Center in the 1960's. He died in 2001.

From the guide to the Joseph H. Greenberg papers, 1961-2000, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives)

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creatorOf Greenberg, Joseph H. (Joseph Harold), 1915-2001. Joseph H. Greenberg lectures delivered at UCLA summer institute : typescript, 1966. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Greenberg, Joseph H. (Joseph Harold), 1915-2001. Joseph H. Greenberg papers, 1961-2000. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Artists Equity Association. Philadelphia Chapter. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1954-1955. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Stanford University Press archival book copies, 1900-2012 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Stanford University. Language Universals Project. Stanford University, Language Universals Project, records, 1967-1976. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Stanford University Press archival book copies, 1900-2012 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Joseph H. Greenberg notebooks documenting Pacific languages, circa 1969-1971 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Floyd Glenn Lounsbury papers, ca. 1935-1998, Circa 1935-1998 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Joseph H. Greenberg lectures delivered at UCLA summer institute, 1966 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Greenberg, Joseph J. Correspondence to Paul Philippe Cret, 1929. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Department of Anthropology Records, 1930-1985. Columbia University. University Archives. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Greenberg, Joseph H. (Joseph Harold), 1915-2001. Joseph H. Greenberg notebooks documenting Pacific languages, circa 1969-1971. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Joseph H. Greenberg papers, 1961-2000 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn RISM Vertical Files, Bulk, 1960-2000, Bulk, 1960-2000 1900-2004 New York University. Archives.
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associatedWith Artists Equity Association. Philadelphia Chapter. corporateBody
associatedWith Columbia University. Department of Anthropology. corporateBody
associatedWith Fenton, William N., (William Nelson), 1908-2005 person
associatedWith Haas, Mary R., (Mary Rosamond), 1910-1996 person
associatedWith Lounsbury, Floyd Glenn person
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
associatedWith Stanford University corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Dept. of Anthropology corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Dept. of Linguistics corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Dept. of Linguistics corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Language Universals Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Stanford University. Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Sturtevant, William C. person
associatedWith Swadesh, Morris, 1909-1967 person
associatedWith Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906-1986 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Pacific Area
Subject
Language and languages
Linguistics
Papuan languages--Classification
Pacific Area--Languages--Classification
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Birth 1915-05-28

Death 2001-05-07

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