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Bradford Perkins

Born: 6-Mar-1925
Birthplace: Rochester, NY
Died: 29-Jun-2008
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Castlereagh and Adams

Military service: US Army (WWII)

Father: Dexter Perkins (diplomatic historian, b. 20-Jun-1889 d. 12-May-1984)
Mother: Wilma Lord
Wife: Nancy Tucker (d. 1993)
Son: Dexter Perkins
Son: James Bradford Perkins (d. 1988)
Daughter: Martha Nash Perkins
Son: Matthew Perkins

    University: AB, Harvard University (1947)
    University: PhD, Harvard University (1952)
    Professor: University of California at Los Angeles
    Professor: University of Michigan (1952-97)

    American Antiquarian Society
    Massachusetts Historical Society
    Society of American Historians
    Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations President (1974)
    Bancroft Prize 1965 for Castlereagh and Adams
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1962

Author of books:
The First Rapprochement: England and the United States, 1795-1805 (1955, history)
Prologue to War: England and the United States, 1805-1812 (1961, history)
Castlereagh and Adams: England and the United States, 1812-1823 (1964, international affairs)
The Great Rapprochement: England and the United States, 1895-1914 (1968, international affairs)
New Cambridge History of American Foreign Relations (1993, international affairs)

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