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Howard Mumford Jones

Born: 16-Apr-1892
Birthplace: Saginaw, MI
Died: 11-May-1980
Location of death: Cambridge, MA
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: O Strange New World

Wife: (one daughter)
Wife: Bessie Judith Zaban (m. 1927)

    University: State Teachers College, La Crosse, WI
    University: BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1914)
    University: MA, University of Chicago (1916)
    Assistant Professor: English, University of Texas (1916-19)
    Associate Professor: Comparative Literature, University of Montana (1919-25)
    Professor: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1925-30)
    Professor: English, University of Michigan (1930-36)
    Professor: English, Harvard University

    Guggenheim Fellowship 1932
    Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction 1965 for O Strange New World
    American Antiquarian Society 1956
    American Council of Learned Societies Chairman

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