Curtis P. Nettels

Curtis P. Nettels

Fellow: Awarded 1928

Field of Study: U.S. History

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 08-25-1898

Died: 10-19-1981

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1928:

Nettels, Curtis Putnam: Appointed to study the movement of coin in America between 1680 and 1715 with reference to the problem of the money supply and the economic development of the English colonies, together with a consideration of British policy regarding the currency of the colonies at this time, chiefly in the Public Record Office and the Library of the Board of Trade, London; tenure, six months from July 1, 1928.

Born August 25, 1898, at Topeka, Kansas. Education: University of Kansas, A.B., 1921; University of Wisconsin, A.M., 1922, Ph.D., 1924.

Instructor, 1924–26, Assistant Professor of History, 1926—, University of Wisconsin.

Publications: Articles in Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, Missouri Historical Review, Mississippi Valley Historical Review, South Atlantic Quarterly, Atlantic Monthly, Saturday Review of Literature and New Republic.