Hubbell, Jay B. (Jay Broadus), 1885-1979

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Professor of American literature, Duke University, Durham, N.C.

From the description of Papers, c. 1900-1977. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 122616751

From the description of Jay B. Hubbell papers, 1905-1986. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 81571865

From the description of Papers, 1905-1977. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19643110

From the description of Papers, 1905-1986. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 41631305

  • 1885 May 8: Born, Smyth County, Va.
  • 1905: A.B., University of Richmond
  • 1908: A.M., Harvard University
  • 1915 - 1916 : Assistant Professor of English, Southern Methodist University
  • 1916 - 1919 : Associate Professor, Southern Methodist University
  • 1918: Attended Field Artillery Central Officers Training Camp, Camp Zachary, Taylor, Ky. Married Lucinda Smith
  • 1921 - 1927 : E. A. Lilly Professor of English and English Department Chair, Southern Methodist University, Tex.
  • 1922: Ph.D., Columbia University Published An Introduction to Poetry
  • 1924: Published Prairie Pegasus (editor)
  • 1924 - 1926 : Served as Group Chairman, American Literature Section, Modern Language Association
  • 1924 - 1927 : Editor, Southwest Review
  • 1927 - 1954 : Professor of American Literature, Duke University
  • 1927: Published An Introduction to Drama
  • 1928: Founded American Literature (journal)
  • 1928 - 1954 : Served as Chairman of the Board of Editors, American Literature
  • 1929: Published first issue of American Literature Published The Enjoyment of Literature
  • 1932: 1929 - 1930 : Visiting Professor, Columbia University summer sessions
  • 1936: Published American Life in Literature
  • 1939: Served as Group Chairman, American Literature Section, Modern Language Association
  • 1941: Published The Last Years of Henry Timrod, 1864-1867
  • 1943 - 1948 : Director of Graduate Studies, English Department, Duke University
  • 1949: Served as Visiting Expert with the U. S. Forces in Austria on the American Literature Project, and Visiting Professor of American Literature, University of Vienna Visiting Professor, University of California at Los Angeles
  • 1950: Served as Visiting Expert with the U. S. Forces in Austria on the American Literature Project, and Visiting Professor of American Literature, University of Vienna
  • 1953: Served as Fulbright Professor of American Literature and Civilization, University of Athens, Greece
  • 1954: Retired from Duke University Published The South in American Literature
  • 1954 - 1955 : Visiting Professor, University of Virginia
  • 1955: Won Mayflower Award
  • 1956: Visiting Professor, Clemson University Served as Smith-Mundt Professor of American Literature, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
  • 1957 - 1958 : Visiting Professor, Columbia University
  • 1959: Delivered Eugenia Dorothy Blount Lamar Lectures, Mercer University
  • 1960: Published Southern Life in Fiction
  • 1961: Visiting Professor, University of Kentucky
  • 1964: Inauguration of the Jay B. Hubbell Medallion by the American Literature Section of the Modern Language Association
  • 1964 - 1967 : Appointed Honorary Consultant in American Cultural History, Library of Congress
  • 1965: Published South and Southwest
  • 1967: Published Essays on American Literature in Honor of Jay B. Hubbell
  • 1972: Published Who Are the Major American Writers?
  • 1976: Founded Jay B. Hubbell Center for American Literary Historiography; David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
  • 1979 Feb. 13: Died
  • 1980: Lucinda Hubbell died

From the guide to the Jay B. Hubbell Papers, 1816-1998 and undated, bulk 1920-1979, (David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)

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creatorOf Jay B. Hubbell Papers, 1816-1998 and undated, bulk 1920-1979 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Wilson, James Southall, 1880-1963. Papers of James Southall Wilson [manuscript], 1908-1936. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Derham, Milo G., 1868-1949. Jay B. Hubbell remarks 1933 June 27. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn Budd, Louis J. Louis J. Budd Papers, 1928-2006. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Henry Nash Smith Papers, 1927-1986 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Wheelock, John Hall, 1886-1978. John Hall Wheelock collection, 1935-1979. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Raven Ioor McDavid papers, 1938-1985 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Fisher, Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin Franklin Fisher Papers, 1963-2001 (bulk 1967-2001) Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Biographical Reference Collection, ., 1972 - 2004 University Archives, Duke University.
referencedIn Foerster, Norman, 1887-1972. Norman Foerster papers, 1907-1965. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977. Correspondence, 1938-1950. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Hubbell, Ruth Ann, 1897-1986. Papers, 1905-1977. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hubbell, Ruth Ann, 1897-1986. Papers, 1918-1986. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Woodress, James Leslie. Papers, 1957-1976. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945. Papers of Ellen Glasgow [manuscript], 1880-1963. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Hubbell, Paul Edgar, 1891-. Paul Edgar Hubbell Papers, 1854-1986. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Bond, George Doherty, 1903-. Essays, 1979. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Anderson, Charles Roberts, 1902-1999. Charles Roberts Anderson papers, 1955-1984. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Duke University Press. American Literature records, 1927-2002. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Cady, Edwin Harrison. Edwin Harrison Cady Papers, 1858-2000 (bulk circa 1961-2000) Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Daugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974. American life in literature : production material, 1949. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
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creatorOf American Literature Anthology. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1935-1954. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Harrison, Francis Burton, 1873-1957. Francis Burton Harrison papers [manuscript], 1921-1945, no date. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Cady, Edwin Harrison. Papers, 1858-2000 and n.d. (bulk [ca. 1961]-2000). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Holstein, Elwood. Papers, 1972-1978. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Herron, Ima Honaker, 1899-. Ima Honaker Herron Papers, 1958-1985. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hubbell, Jay B. (Jay Broadus), 1885-1979. Papers, c. 1900-1977. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hubbell, Jay B. (Jay Broadus), 1885-1979. Jay B. Hubbell papers, 1905-1986. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Hoole, William Stanley, 1903-. Papers, 1930-1969. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hubbell, Jay B. (Jay Broadus), 1885-1979. Papers, 1905-1977. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Hubbell, Jay B. (Jay Broadus), 1885-1979. Papers, 1905-1986. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Taylor, Harry Paul, 1908-. Papers, 1975-1982. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Mabbott, Maureen Cobb. Letters to Philip Jordan, 1978. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Clemente, Vince. Letters and videotape, 1966-1979. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn John Hall Wheelock Papers, 1910-circa 2000, (bulk 1954-1978) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Harry Paul Taylor papers, 1975-1982 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Wheelock, John Hall, 1886-1978. John Hall Wheelock papers, 1910-circa 2000 (bulk 1954-1978). Library of Congress
referencedIn Amy Lowell correspondence, 1883-1927 (inclusive), 1910-1925 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Holman, Harriet R. (Harriet Rebecca), 1912-. Correspondence, 1936-1980. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Whitty, J. H. (James Howard), 1859-1937. Letter to Jay B. Hubbell. Richmond, VA. 1931 Jan. 10. University of Iowa Libraries
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