John Donald Wade

Fellow: Awarded 1926

Field of Study: Biography

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 09-28-1892

Died: 10-09-1963

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1926–27:

Wade, John Donald: Appointed for certain researches, abroad, in connection with John Wesley, with emphasis upon his environment—both as affecting him and as affected by him—with the ultimate purpose of explaining something of the influence of Methodism upon the culture of the present; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1926.

Born September 28, 1892, at Marshallville, Georgia. Education: University of Georgia, A.B., 1914; Harvard University, A.M., 1915; Columbia University, Ph.D., 1917.

Instructor in English, 1919–21, Adjunct Professor, 1921–23, Associate Professor, 1923—, University of Georgia.

Publications: “Augustus Baldwin Longstreet—A Study of the Development of Culture in the South,” 1924; articles in Georgia Historical Quarterly, Journal of Social Forces, Southern Pioneers.