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David P. Schuyler

David P. Schuyler, American historian, educator. Member Society of America City and Regional Planning History (president 1998-1999), Pennsylvania History Association (council), American Studies Association, Organization American Historians, Society Winterthur Fellows.

Background

  • Schuyler, David P. was born on April 9, 1950 in Albany, New York, United States.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1979.

    Career

    • Professor American studies Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, since 1979.

    Works

    • Apostle of Taste: Andrew Jackson Downing, 1815-1852
    • Through his many books and in the pages of the Horticulturist, the nation's first journal about landscape gardening, Andrew Jackson Downing (1815–1852) preached a gospel of taste, promoting a naturalistic style of landscape design as the "modern" alternative to the classical geometry of the "ancient" gardens of Italy and France.

    Membership

    Member Society of America City and Regional Planning History (president 1998-1999), Pennsylvania History Association (council), American Studies Association, Organization American Historians, Society Winterthur Fellows.

    Connections

    • Married Marsha Sener. 1 child, Nancy.
    • spouse: Marsha Sener
    • child: Nancy Schuyler
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    Born April 9, 1950
    (age 67)
    Nationality
    • 1979
      Columbia University
    • 1979
      Professor, American studies Franklin & Marshall College
      Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States