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Family of Scottish-English origins which came to the United States in the middle of the nineteenth century. The family settled on the East Coast, later moving West; the Andersons contributed to society in the fields of theology, education and literature. Melville Best Anderson was an author, translator and teacher whose particular interest was the work of Dante. From 1891-1910, he taught in the English Department at Stanford University, serving as first chairman of the department.

From the description of Anderson family papers, 1848-1963. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122384245

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creatorOf Anderson family. Anderson family papers, 1848-1963. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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associatedWith Anderson, Edward Coffin, 1821-1890. person
associatedWith Anderson, Edward Playfair, 1856-1951. person
associatedWith Anderson, Gracella Rountree. person
associatedWith Anderson, Malcolm Playfair, 1878-1919. person
associatedWith Anderson, Melville Best, 1851-1933. person
associatedWith Anderson, Robert van Vleck, b. 1884. person
associatedWith Branner, John Casper, 1850-1922. person
associatedWith Breasted, James Henry, 1865-1935. person
associatedWith Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913. person
associatedWith Finley, John H. person
associatedWith Flügel, Ewald, 1863-1914. person
associatedWith Griggs, Edward Howard, 1868-1951. person
associatedWith Hall, Howard J. person
associatedWith Hoover, Lou Henry, 1874-1944. person
associatedWith Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931. person
associatedWith Kellogg, Vernon. person
associatedWith Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928. person
associatedWith McClure, Samuel S. person
associatedWith Mirrielees, Edith R. person
associatedWith Muir, John, 1838-1914. person
associatedWith Phillips, John S., 1883-1920. person
associatedWith Reinhardt, Aurelia Henry, 1877-1948. person
associatedWith Ross, Edward Alsworth, 1866-1951. person
associatedWith Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905. person
associatedWith Toynbee, Paget Jackson, 1855-1932. person
associatedWith Walling, Anna Strunsky, 1879- person
associatedWith Wilbur, Ray L. (Ray Lyman), 1875-1949. person
associatedWith Willis, Bailey, 1857-1949. person
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Duke of Bedford Expedition--1904
American literature--20th century
Women
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Active 1963

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