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Arthur Stuart Pitt

Arthur Stuart Pitt, American educator. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Member Modern Language Association, College English Association, Nantucket History Association; Club: Officers and Faculty.

Background

  • Pitt, Arthur Stuart was born on May 26, 1914 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Arthur Ernest and Ruth (Thorp) Pitt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1935, Master of Arts, 1937, Doctor of Philosophy., 1939.

    Career

    • Instructor English, Lafayette College, 1939-1941. Member of faculty United States Naval Academy, since 1941, Professor of English, since 1954, department chairman, 1970-1974.

    Works

    • Author: Annapolis Today, 2d edition., 1963. Contributor articles to scholastic journals.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Modern Language Association, College English Association, Nantucket History Association. Club: Officers and Faculty.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Victoria Winterode, October 31, 1942. Children: Victoria Thorp, Robert Stuart.
    • father: Arthur Ernest Pitt
    • mother: Ruth (Thorp) Pitt
    • spouse: Margaret Victoria Winterode
    • children: Victoria Thorp Pitt
    • Robert Stuart Pitt
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    Died November 20, 1978
    (aged 64)
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