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Archibald Smith Foord

educator

Archibald Smith Foord, American educator. Member faculty Yale, 1940-1942, 46-69, professor of history, 1965-1969.; Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member American History Association (Herbert Baxter Adams prize 1964), Conference British Studies.

Background

Foord, Archibald Smith was born on August 13, 1914 in Stamford, Connecticut, United States. Son of William Malcolm and Madeleine (Smith) Foord.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1937, Doctor of Philosophy., 1942. Postgraduate Oxford (England) University, 1937-1938.

Career

Member faculty Yale, 1940-1942, 46-69, professor of history, 1965-1969.

Works

  • Author: His Majesty’s Opposition, 1714-1830, 1964. (all with T.C. Mendenhall and Bachelor of Divinity Henning): Ideas and Institutions in European History, 800-1715, 1948, The Quest for a Principle of Authority in Europe, since 1715, 1948, Select Problems in Western Civilization, 1956, Foundations of the Modern State, 1952, The Dynamic Force of Liberty in Modern Europe, 1952. (with Bachelor of Divinity Henning and B.L. Mathias) Crises in English History, 1066-1945, Hamden CT.

Membership

Member faculty Yale, 1940-1942, 46-69, professor of history, 1965-1969. Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American History Association (Herbert Baxter Adams prize 1964), Conference British Studies.

Connections

Married Mary Bank Sullivan, June 29, 1940. Children: William Malcolm III, Mary Bankhead.

father:
William Malcolm Foord

mother:
Madeleine (Smith) Foord

spouse:
Mary Bank Sullivan

children:
William Malcolm III Foord

Mary Bankhead Foord