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Professor of Greek language and literature at the University of Michigan.

From the description of Campbell Bonner papers, 1918-1954. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 79975769

From the description of Campbell Bonner papers, 1918-1954. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34420134

Campbell Bonner was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on January 30, 1876. He received his bachelor's degree from Vanderbilt University in 1896, and his A.M. (1898) and Ph.D. (1900) from Harvard.

In 1900, he went to the University of Berlin, spent some time in Greece and Italy, and returned to the U.S. in 1901 to become professor of Greek at Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tennessee. Bonner came to the University of Michigan in 1907 as junior professor of Greek. He became full professor in 1912 and in 1932, he was selected chairman of the Greek department.

Bonner was the author of "A Papyrus Codix of the Shepherd of Hermas," "The Last Chapters of Enoch in Greek," and "Homily on the Passion by Melito, Bishop of Sardis." He was also a frequent contributor on classical philology, papyrology and history of religions.

He was a member of the American Philological Association and its president in 1933; the Classical Association, Middle West and South (president, 1918-1919); the Archaeological Institute of America; Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters (president, 1923-1924); a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; corresponding fellow of the British Academy; the American Philosophical Society; the managing committee of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, annual professor, 1927-1928; and Phi Beta Kappa.

He died on Monday, July 12, 1954.

From the guide to the Campbell Bonner papers, 1886-1954, 1918-1954, (Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan)

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referencedIn Myron Bement Smith collection, circa 1910-1970 Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
creatorOf Campbell Bonner papers, 1886-1954, 1918-1954 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881-1964. Correspondence and compositions, 1870-1963 Houghton Library
referencedIn John Garrett Winter papers, 1901-1954 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Bonner, Campbell, b. 1876. Campbell Bonner papers, 1918-1954. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Kelsey Museum of Archaeology. Kelsey Museum of Archaeology papers, 1890-1977. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Kelsey Museum of Archaeology. Kelsey Museum of Archaeology papers, 1890-1979. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Alexander G. Ruthven Papers, 1901-1961, 1906-1951 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923. Papers, 1762-1927 (bulk 1872-1921) Houghton Library
creatorOf Allison, Francis Greenleaf, 1856-. Papers of Robert Henning Webb, 1920-1930. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Kelsey Museum of Archaeology papers, 1890-1979 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Bonner, Campbell, b. 1876. Campbell Bonner papers, 1918-1954. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn University of Michigan. News and Information Services. Faculty and Staff Files, 1944-2005 (bulk 1960-1995) Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Winter, John Garrett, 1881-1956. John Garrett Winter papers, 1901-1951. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Arthur Lyon Cross Papers, 1897-1940 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Benjamin Dean Meritt papers, ca. 1935-1989 American Council of Learned Societies American Philosophical Society American Numismatic Society Athens College Aydelotte, Frank Bonner, Campbell Cherniss, Harold Clement, Paul A. Dinsmoor, William Bell Dow, Sterling Edson, Charles Ferguson, William Scott Friedlander, Paul Greek War Relief Haggard, Patience Hondius, J.J.E. Institute for Advanced Study Moe, Henry A. Princeton University Raubitschek, A.E. Richter, Gisela M.A. Robinson, Charles A. Schweigert, Eugene Gift of Lucy Shoe Meritt, 1993. (Ms. Coll. 82), 1935-1989 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Cross, Arthur Lyon, 1873-1940. Arthur Lyon Cross papers, 1897-1940. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Jesse Siddall Reeves Papers, 1853-1942, 1901-1942 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
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