Competition: US & Canada
Education: University of Wisconsin, Madison
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
POST, GAINES: Appointed for the writing of a history of the relations of the Papacy and learning in the later Middle Ages; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1939.
Born March 7, 1902, at Haskell, Texas. Education: University of Texas, B.A., 1924; Harvard University, M.A., 1925, Ph.D., 1931.
Assistant in History, 1926–27, Instructor, 1929–35, Harvard University; Assistant Professor of History, 1935–37, Associate Professor, 1937—, University of Wisconsin.
Publications: Articles in Speculum, Archiv für katholisches Kirchenrecht. Contributor to Haskins Anniversary Essays in Mediaeval History, 1929.