Fannie Elizabeth Ratchford

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: English Literature

Fellow: Awarded 1937

Field of Study: English Literature

Fellow: Awarded 1957

Field of Study: English Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 06-05-1888

Died: 02-09-1974

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

Ratchford, Fannie Elizabeth:  Appointed to make a study of the unpublished juvenile manuscripts of Charlotte Bronte, with particular reference to the nature and development of her genius, in Europe; tenure, twelve months from August 1, 1929.

Born June 5, 1888, at Paint Rock, Texas. Education: University of Texas, A. B., 1919; M. A., 1921.

Assistant in the Wrenn Library, University of Texas.

Publications: Articles in the Publications of the Modern Language Association of America, Modern Language Notes, Sewanee Review, Texas Review, University of Texas Studies in English, Publications of the Texas Folk-Lore Society, Longhorn Magazine.