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History educator

John Curtis Perry, American history educator. Member Association Asian Studies, American History Association, Tavern Club.

Background

Perry, John Curtis was born on July 18, 1930 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Gerald Eugene and Dorothy Lyman (Burt) Perry.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1953. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1960.

Career

Instructor, then assistant professor Connecticut College, New London, 1962-1966. From assistant professor to professor Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1966-1980. Henry Willard Denison professor Fletcher School Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, since 1980, director North Pacific program, since 1984.

Membership

Member Association Asian Studies, American History Association, Tavern Club.

Connections

Married Sarah Hollis French, September 14, 1957. Children: Elizabeth, Margaret, Rachel, J. Lyman, Sarah Maria.

father:
Gerald Eugene Perry

mother:
Dorothy Lyman (Burt) Perry

spouse:
Sarah Hollis French

children:
Elizabeth Perry

Margaret Perry

Rachel Perry

J. Lyman Perry

Sarah Maria Perry