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Arthur Stuart Pitt

educator

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