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W. Stull Holt

AKA William Stull Holt

Born: 2-Oct-1896
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 12-Oct-1981
Location of death: Seattle, WA
Cause of death: Suicide [1]

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Treaties Defeated by the Senate

Military service: Ambulance Field Service (WWI); US Army (American Air Service, WWI, 1st Lt.)

[1] Overdose of Nembutal, to avoid advancing cancer.

Father: Byron W. Holt
Mother: Elizabeth G. Consella
Wife: Dorothy Smith
Daughter: Jocelyn Marchisio

    University: BA, Cornell University (1920)
    University: MA, George Washington University (1923)
    University: PhD, Johns Hopkins University (1926)
    Professor: History, Johns Hopkins University (1930-40)
    Professor: History, University of Washington (1940-67)
    Department Chair: History, University of Washington

    American Historical Association
    Croix de Guerre
    Silver Star
    Risk Factors: Prostate Cancer

Author of books:
The Bureau of the Census: Its History, Activities and Organization (1929, corporate history)
Treaties Defeated by the Senate: A Study of the Struggle Between President and Senate Over the Conduct of Foreign Relations (1933, international affairs)
Historical Scholarship in the United States and Other Essays (1967, essays)

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