A. Irving Hallowell

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Anthropology and Cultural Studies

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 12-28-1892

Died: 10-10-1974

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

HALLOWELL, ALFRED IRVING:  Appointed for the preparation of a book on personality in primitive communities, based upon the results of observations of an aboriginal hunting people; tenure, twelve months from June 15, 1940.

Born December 28, 1892, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Education:  University of Pennsylvania, B.S., 1914, M.A., 1920, Ph.D., 1924; Columbia University, 1922–23.

Instructor in Anthropology, 1923–27, Assistant Professor, 1927–36, Associate Professor, 1936–39, Professor, 1939—, University of Pennsylvania; Lecturer in Anthropology, 1926–27, Swarthmore College; Lecturer, Summer, 1929, University of California.

Publications:  Articles in American Anthropologist, Journal of American Folklore, Proceedings of the International Congress of Americanists, Journal de la Société des Americanistes de Paris, Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, American Journal of Psychiatry, Journal of Social Psychology, American Journal of Orthopsychiatry.