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Robert H. Lowie

AKA Robert Harry Lowie

Born: 12-Jun-1883
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: 21-Sep-1957
Location of death: Berkeley, CA
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Anthropologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: American ethnologist

Wife: Luella Cole (m. 1933)

    University: BA, College of the City of New York (1901)
    University: PhD, Columbia University (1908)
    Professor: Anthropology, University of California at Berkeley (1921-50)

    American Museum of Natural History Assistant Curator (1909-)
    Hungarian Ancestry

Author of books:
Plains Indian Age-Societies: Historical and Comparative Summary (1916)
Culture and Ethnology (1917)
Primitive Society (1921)
Crow Indian Art (1922)
Primitive Religion (1924)
Notes of Shoshonean Ethnography (1924)
The Crow Indians (1935)
The History of Ethnological Theory (1937)
Social Organization (1948)
Indians of the Plains (1954)
Toward Understanding Germany (1954)
Robert H. Lowie, Ethnologist: A Personal Record (1959, memoir)
Crow Texts (1960)
Selected Papers in Anthropology (1960)
German People: A Social Portrait to 1914 (1972)

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