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Arms, George, 1912-1992


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  • Fuller Name

    • George Warren
  • Variants

    • Arms, George Warren, 1912-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1912-02-01
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1992-01-01
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1939
        • Affiliation End: 1944
        • Organization: (naf) Mary Washington College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1945
        • Organization: (naf) University of New Mexico
    • Birth Place

        (naf) La Grande (Or.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Albuquerque (N.M.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Arms, George Warren, 1912-
  • Sources

    • found: Five interviews with William Dean Howells, 1943:title page (George Arms)
    • found: The fields were green: a new view of Bryant, Whittier, Holmes, Lowell and Longfellow, with a selection of their poems, 1953:title page (George Arms)
    • found: Readings for liberal education, 1967:title page (George Arms)
    • found: Yale University Library, via WWW, June 5, 2015(Guide to the George Warren Arms Collection, YCAL MSS 170; George Warren Arms (1912-1992); George Warren Arms was born February 1, 1912 in La Grande, Oregon to George Wells and Marguerite Shattuck Arms; he was educated at Princeton University, the Universities of Zurich and Munich, and New York University; he taught in preparatory schools from 1933-1938, at Bennett Junior College in 1939, at Mary Washington College as an assistant professor of English from 1939-1944, and at the University of New Mexico as a professor of English from 1945 until his retirement; Arms co-authored and co-edited numerous books on American writers and several on William Dean Howells, including Five Interviews with William Dean Howells (1943), A Bibliography of William Dean Howells (1948) and Selected Letters (1979-1983); he also wrote The Fields were Green: A New View of Bryant, Whittier, Holmes, Lowell, and Longfellow (1953) and served as co-editor of The Explicator; Arms married Elizabeth Tanner on June 27, 1936; he died January 1, 1992 in Albuquerque, New Mexico)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-02-14: new
    • 2015-06-10: revised
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