Gillette, Howard

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Howard Frank Gillette, Jr. (1942- ) was Professor of American Civilization at The George Washington University from 1970-1999, before he moved on to Rutgers University. He was instrumental in helping develop and grow the American Studies Program in his time at GW. Previous to coming to GW, Professor Gillette taught at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his B.A. (1964) and Ph.D. (1970) degrees in American Studies from Yale University.

From the description of Howard Gillette papers, 1987-1998. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 701108940

The exhibit "Washington's Italian Community 1890-Present" developed and sponsored by the Washington Area Studies Department, was held in November 1984. Alan Kraut and Howard Gillette wrote an article for the "Journal of American Ethnic History" related to the exhibit.

From the description of Howard Gillette Collection on the Italian American Community of Washington, D.C., 1980-1986. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 697624670

Professor of history at Rutgers University and author.

From the description of Research materials for Gillette's book, Camden After the Fall, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70978379

Place Name Admin Code Country
New Jersey
Camden (N.J.)
Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
New Jersey--Camden
American civilization
Cities and towns
Italian Americans
Urban renewal
Washington (D.C.)
Women's studies
Authors, American


Active 1980

Active 1986



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