H. R. W. Smith

Fellow: Awarded 1935

Field of Study: Classics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 06-13-1891

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1935–36:

SMITH, HENRY ROY WILLIAM:  Appointed for researches in Greek vase painting, especially a study of the “Lewis Painter”; tenure, eight months from December 18, 1935.

Born June 13, 1891, in England. Education: University of Oxford (Open Scholar, Pembroke College), B.A., 1914, M.A., 1917; Princeton University, Ph.D., 1927.

Associate Professor of Classics, 1914–20, Professor, 1920–23, St. Francis Xavier College, Antigonish, Nova Scotia; Instructor, 1925–26, Assistant Professor, 1926–28, Princeton University; Assistant Professor of Latin, 1928–30, Associate Professor, 1930–31, Professor of Latin and Classical Archaeology, 1931—, Associate Curator of Archaeology, 1936—, University of California.

Publications:  Articles, pamphlets and reviews in American Journal of Archaeology, Proceedings of the American Philological Association, Art and Archaeology, University of California Publications in Classical Archaeology, Bulletin of the American Council of Learned Societies, Journal of Hellenic Studies.