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William R. Hutchison

AKA William Robert Hutchison

Born: 21-May-1930
Birthplace: San Francisco, CA
Died: 16-Dec-2005
Location of death: Boston, MA
Cause of death: Cancer - Stomach

Gender: Male
Religion: Protestant
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Modernist Impulse in American Protestantism

Father: Ralph C. Hutchison
Wife: Virginia Quay ("Ginny", m. 1952, three daughters, one son)
Daughter: Catherine Winnie
Daughter: Elizabeth
Son: Joseph
Daughter: Margaret

    University: BA English and History, Hamilton College (1951)
    University: BA Modern History, Oxford University (1953, on a Fulbright)
    University: PhD American History, Yale University (1956)
    Professor: Hunter College
    Professor: American University
    Department Chair: American Studies, American University
    Professor: Harvard Divinity School (1968-2000)

    American Society of Church History President
    Guggenheim Fellowship

Author of books:
The Transcendentalist Ministers: Church Reform in the New England Renaissance (1959, religion)
The Modernist Impulse in American Protestantism (1976, religion)
Errand to the World: American Protestant Thought and Foreign Missions (1987, religion)
Religious Pluralism in America: The Contentious History of a Founding Ideal (2003, religion)

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