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Herbert Thomas Fuller Cahoon

Herbert Thomas Fuller Cahoon, American former curator. Honorary fellow Pierpont Morgan Library., New York City, 1989. Member Century Association New York, Grolier Club New York, Caxton Club Chicago.

Background

  • Cahoon, Herbert Thomas Fuller was born on December 29, 1918 in West Chatham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George Clark and Emma Regina (Jones) Cahoon.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1940. SBLS, Columbia University, 1943.

    Career

    • Assistant Harvard College Library., Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1937-1941. Assistant rare books New York Public Library., New York City, 1941-1954. Curator autograph manuscripts Pierpont Morgan Library., 1954-1989.

    Membership

    Member Century Association New York, Grolier Club New York, Caxton Club Chicago.

    Personality

    Interests

    Book collecting.

    Connections

    • father: George Clark Cahoon
    • mother: Emma Regina (Jones) Cahoon
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    Died May 15, 2000
    (aged 81)
    Nationality
    • 1940
      Harvard University
    • 1943
      Columbia University
    • 1937 - 1941
      Assistant, Harvard College Library
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1941 - 1954
      assistant, rare books New York Public Library
    • 1954 - 1989
      curator autograph manuscripts Pierpont Morgan Library

    Award