This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Edward Channing

AKA Edward Perkins Channing

Born: 15-Jun-1856
Birthplace: Dorchester, MA
Died: 7-Jan-1931
Location of death: Cambridge, MA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: A History of the United States

Father: William Ellery Channing (poet, b. 1817, d. 1901)
Wife: Alice Thacher (m. 1886)

    University: Harvard University (1878)
    University: PhD History, Harvard University (1880)
    Professor: Harvard University (1883-29)

    Pulitzer Prize for History 1926 for A History of the United States

Author of books:
Town and County Government in the English Colonies of North America (1884, history)
Guide to the Study and Reading of American History (1896, history, with Albert B. Hart)
First Lessons in United States History (1904, history)
History of the United States (190525, history, 6 vols.)
The Jeffersonian System, 18011811 (1906, history)
The Story of the Great Lakes (1909, history)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications