Frank H. Underhill

Fellow: Awarded 1942

Field of Study: U.S. History

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 11-26-1889

Died: 09-16-1971

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

Appointed from Canada, 1942:

UNDERHILL, FRANK HAWKINS.  Appointed for a study of the career of the Canadian statesman Edward Blake (1833-1912); tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1942.

Born November 26, 1889, Stouffville, Canada.  Education:  University of Toronto, B.A., 1911; University of Oxford, B.A., 1913, M.A., 1916. Flavelle Fellow, University of Toronto, for study at the University of Oxford, 1911–13.

Professor of History, 1914–27, University of Saskatchewan; Professor of History, 1927—, University of Toronto.

Publications:  Contributor to The Empire at War, 1923; World Currents and Canada’s Course, 1937; Problems in Canadian Unity, 1938; Essays in Canadian History, 1939; Canada in Peace and War, 1940. Articles, editorials and reviews in University of Toronto Quarterly, Annual Report of the Canadian Historical Association, Canadian Historical Review, Annual Report of the Canadian Political Science Association, Canadian Journal of Economics and Political Science, Canadian Forum.