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  • 1932: Founded by the Phi Beta Kappa Society, New York, N.Y.
  • 1932 - 1943 : William Allison Shimer, editor
  • 1943 - 1944 : Marjorie Hope Nicolson, interim editor
  • 1944 - 1973 : Hiram Haydn, editor
  • 1951: Editorial office moved to Williamsburg, Va.
  • 1954: Editorial office moved to Washington, D.C.
  • 1973 - 1997 : Joseph Epstein, editor
  • 1997 - 2004 : Anne Fadiman, editor
  • 2004 - : Robert Wilson, editor

From the guide to the American Scholar, Records, 1926-2006, (bulk 1944-2005), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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creatorOf American Scholar, Records, 1926-2006, (bulk 1944-2005) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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correspondedWith Bakeless, John, 1894-1978 person
correspondedWith Barzun, Jacques, 1907-2012 person
correspondedWith Bates, Marston, 1906-1974 person
correspondedWith Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948 person
correspondedWith Brinton, Crane, 1898-1968 person
correspondedWith Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963 person
correspondedWith Chase, Harry Woodburn, 1883-1955 person
correspondedWith Commager, Henry Steele, 1902-1998 person
correspondedWith Comstock, Ada Louise person
correspondedWith Davis, Elmer Holmes, 1890-1958 person
correspondedWith Douglas, Paul H. (Paul Howard), 1892-1976 person
correspondedWith Duffus, R. L. (Robert Luther), 1888- person
correspondedWith Edman, Irwin, 1896-1954 person
correspondedWith Epstein, Joseph, 1937- person
correspondedWith Erskine, John, 1879-1951 person
correspondedWith Finley, John H. (John Huston), 1863-1940 person
correspondedWith Ford, Guy Stanton, 1873-1962 person
correspondedWith Frank, Jerome, 1889-1957 person
correspondedWith Gauss, Christian Frederick, 1878-1951 person
correspondedWith Gellhorn, Walter, 1906- person
correspondedWith Gregg, Alan, 1890-1957 person
correspondedWith Hamilton, Walton Hale, 1881-1958 person
correspondedWith Haydn, Hiram Collins, 1907-1973 person
correspondedWith Hazlitt, Henry, 1894-1993 person
correspondedWith Hofstadter, Richard, 1916-1970 person
correspondedWith Howe, Will David, 1873-1946 person
correspondedWith Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965 person
correspondedWith Johnson, Alvin Saunders, 1874- person
correspondedWith Jones, Adam Leroy, 1873-1934 person
correspondedWith Kronenberger, Louis, 1904-1980 person
correspondedWith Krutch, Joseph Wood, 1893-1970 person
correspondedWith Landis, James McCauley, 1899-1964 person
correspondedWith Lerner, Max, 1902-1992 person
correspondedWith Livingston, Burton E. (Burton Edward), 1875-1948 person
correspondedWith Locke, Alain, 1885-1954 person
correspondedWith MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982 person
correspondedWith Malone, Dumas, 1892-1986 person
correspondedWith Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978 person
correspondedWith Miller, Perry, 1905-1963 person
correspondedWith Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975 person
correspondedWith Morley, Felix, 1894- person
correspondedWith Nason, John W. person
correspondedWith Neilson, William Allan, 1869-1946 person
correspondedWith Nicholson, Marjorie Hope person
correspondedWith Niebuhr, Reinhold, 1892-1971 person
correspondedWith Overstreet, H. A. (Harry Allen), 1875-1970 person
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correspondedWith Randall, John Herman, 1899-1980 person
correspondedWith Redding, J. Saunders (Jay Saunders), 1906-1988 person
correspondedWith Riesman, David, 1909-2002 person
correspondedWith Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 person
correspondedWith Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007 person
correspondedWith Sears, Paul B. (Paul Bigelow), 1891-1990 person
correspondedWith Shapley, Harlow, 1885-1972 person
correspondedWith Shimer, William A. (William Allison), 1894- person
correspondedWith Simkhovitch, Mary K. (Mary Kingsbury), 1867-1951 person
correspondedWith Stauffer, Donald A. (Donald Alfred), 1902-1952 person
correspondedWith Van Doren, Irita Taylor, 1891-1966 person
correspondedWith Welles, Sumner, 1892-1961 person
correspondedWith Whicher, George Frisbie, 1889-1954 person
correspondedWith Woodbridge, Frederick James Eugene, 1867-1940 person
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