Reginald C. McGrane

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: U.S. History

Fellow: Awarded 1931

Field of Study: U.S. History

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 07-28-1889

Died: 07-24-1967

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

McGrane, Reginald Charles:  Appointed for a study of British investment in the United States from 1830 to 1860, in Canada and England; tenure, six months from February 1, 1931.

Born July 28, 1889, at Cincinnati, Ohio. Education: University of Cincinnati, A.B., 1912, A.M., 1913 (D. A. R. Fellow in American History); University of Wisconsin, 1914 (Assistant in History, 1913–14); University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1915 (Fellow in History).

Instructor in History, 1915–17, Assistant Professor, 1917–19, Professor, 1919—, University of Cincinnati; Visiting Professor, Summer Sessions: University of Wyoming, 1917; Northwestern University, 1919; American University, 1920; University of Texas, 1925; University of Nebraska, 1925, 1926, 1927; University of Chicago, 1928, 1929, 1930. Associate editor, 1929—, Mississippi Valley Historical Review.

Publications: “Correspondence of Nicholas Biddle,” 1919; “Panic of 1837,” 1924; “Life of William Allen,” 1925. Articles in Historical Outlook, Quarterly Publication of Historical and Philosophical Society of Ohio, Mississippi Valley Historical Review, Nation, School and Society; reviews in American Historical Review; biographies in Americana Encyclopedia, Dictionary of American Biography.