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Troyer Steele Anderson

professor history.

Troyer Steele Anderson, American professor history. Member Historical Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff (later, History Division War Department Special Staff), assigned to Office of Under Secretary of War, 1944-1946; Member American History Association, American Military Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Anderson, Troyer Steele was born on April 28, 1900 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. Son of Frank Maloy and Mary Gertrude (Steele).

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1922. A.M., Harvard, 1923; Bachelor of Arts, Oxford, 1925, Doctor of Philosophy., 1929.

Career

Instructor in history, Brown U., Providence, K.I., 1926-1928. Assistant Professor history, Swarthmore College, 1928-1935, associate professor, 1935-1942. Professor of history University of Iowa, 1942-1945.

Professor history Hunter College since 1945. Visiting lecturer, Bryn Mawr College, 1941.

Works

  • Author: The Command of the Howe Brothers during the American Revolution, 1936.

Membership

Member Historical Branch, G-2, War Department General Staff (later, History Division War Department Special Staff), assigned to Office of Under Secretary of War, 1944-1946. Member American History Association, American Military Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary F. Gerould, September 11, 1926. Children: Kenneth Foster, Nancy Steele.

father:
Frank Maloy .

mother:
Mary Gertrude (Steele).

spouse:
Mary F. Gerould

children:
Kenneth Foster Anderson

Nancy Steele Anderson