Hugh Mason Wade

Fellow: Awarded 1943

Field of Study: American Literature

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: American Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 07-03-1913

Died: 01-06-1986

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

WADE, HUGH MASON.  Appointed for the preparation of a book on the intellectual awakening of French Canada after 1760, based upon the extensive correspondence of Francis Parkman with the principal French Canadian, English Canadian, French, and American writers on New France; tenure, twelve months from April 1, 1943.

Born July 3, 1913, New York City. Education:  Harvard University, 1931–35.

Publications:  Margaret Fuller: Whetstone of Genius, 1940; Francis Parkman: Heroic Historian, 1942. Articles and reviews in American Review, North American Review, Colosseum, Nation, New Republic, Commonweal, New York Times Book Review, New York Herald Tribune Books. Editor of The Writings of Margaret Fuller, 1941.