Greenough, Chester Noyes, 1874-1938

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Chester Noyes Greenough was born in Massachusetts of an old New England family and earned undergraduate and graduate degrees at Harvard. He was head of the English Dept. at the University of Illinois, 1907-1910, then returned to Harvard as Professor and later as Dean. He wrote on English composition and literature.

From the description of Chester N. and Ruth H. Greenough letters to Mr. Gomme, and broadside, 1936-1938. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 63664431

Greenough graduated from Harvard in 1898 and taught English at Harvard.

From the description of Papers of Chester Noyes Greenough, 1900-1938 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972783

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referencedIn Lanman, Charles Rockwell, 1850-1941. Charles Rockwell Lanman letters, 1916-1937. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Jewett, James Richard, 1862-1943. Buddhist texts : manuscript, undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Samuel Henshaw letters from various correspondents, 1849-1937 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard University. Fine Arts Library. Correspondence and other records of the Librarian, 1930-ca.1969 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Correspondence and compositions, 1870-1963. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Shaw, Gardiner Howland, 1893-. Papers for English A, 1911-1912. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Greenough, Chester Noyes, 1874-1938. Papers of Chester Noyes Greenough, 1900-1938 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Letters of condolence and thanks, 1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard University. Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Committee on Choice of Electives. Records from the Committee on Choice of Electives, 1908-1949 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Sachs, Paul J. (Paul Joseph), 1878-1965. Papers, 1903-2005. Harvard University Art Museum
referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive), 1872-1921 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Greenough, Chester Noyes, 1874-1938. Chester N. and Ruth H. Greenough letters to Mr. Gomme, and broadside, 1936-1938. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Records of the Dean of Harvard College, 1889-1995 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Harvard College (1780- ). Office of the Dean. Records of the Dean of Harvard College, 1889-1995. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, G, 1641-1991. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Robert Grant papers, 1809-1940. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Wendell, Barrett, 1855-1921. Papers of Barrett Wendell [manuscript], 1885-1918. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, E, 1564-1961. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Cotton, John, 1584-1652. person
associatedWith Gomme, Laurence J. (Laurence James), b. 1882, person
correspondedWith Grant, Robert, 1852-1940 person
correspondedWith Greenough, Ruth Hornblower person
associatedWith Harvard College (1780- ). Office of the Dean. corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Committee on Choice of Electives. corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. Fine Arts Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Henshaw, Samuel, 1852-1941 person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Lanman, Charles Rockwell, 1850-1941. person
associatedWith Livingston, Flora Virginia Milner, 1862- person
associatedWith Merrymount Press, corporateBody
correspondedWith Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881- person
associatedWith Sachs, Paul J. (Paul Joseph), 1878-1965. person
associatedWith Shaw, Gardiner Howland, 1893- person
correspondedWith Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923 person
associatedWith Wendell, Barrett, 1855-1921. person
correspondedWith Wendell family. family
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Scholars--Correspondence
English teachers--Correspondence
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Birth 1874

Death 1938-02-27

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