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Eugene Clay Holmes

educator

Eugene Clay Holmes, American educator. Member faculty Howard U., Washington, 1932-1970, professor philosophy, 1961-1970, head department, from 1952; Member Washington Philosophical Society (president 1962-1963), American Philosophical Association, Washington Philosophy.

Background

Holmes, Eugene Clay was born on October 12, 1905 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Son of Samuel Eugene and Arabelle (Clay) Holmes.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, New York University, 1931. Master of Arts, Columbia 1936, Doctor of Philosophy., 1942.

Career

Member faculty Howard U., Washington, 1932-1970, professor philosophy, 1961-1970, head department, from 1952. Visiting professor City College New York, 1946.

Works

  • Author: The Social Philosophy and the Social Mind, A Study of the Genetic Methods of J.M. Baldwin, G. H. Mead and J.E. Boodin, 1942. Also articles. Editor: Dictionary of Philosophy, 1940.

Membership

Member faculty Howard U., Washington, 1932-1970, professor philosophy, 1961-1970, head department, from 1952. Member Washington Philosophical Society (president 1962-1963), American Philosophical Association, Washington Philosophy.

Connections

Married Margaret Cardozo, January 2, 1939.

father:
Samuel Eugene Holmes

mother:
Arabelle (Clay) Holmes

spouse:
Margaret Cardozo