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curator

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., New York City, 1954-1989.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: book collecting.

Connections

father:
George Clark Cahoon

mother:
Emma Regina (Jones) Cahoon