Silva Tipple New

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: Religion

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: Religion

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 03-18-1898

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

New, Silva Tipple:  Appointed for textual criticism of the New Testament; the discrimination  of the textual families in Greek, Syriac and Armenian manuscripts of the New Testament; research abroad; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1929.

Born March 18, 1898, at New Haven, Connecticut. Education: University of Vermont, A. B., 1924.

Instructor, 1924, University of Vermont; Head of Latin Department, 1924–25, Miss McClintock’s School, Boston.

Publications: Revised edition of the “Text of the New Testament” (Kirsopp Lake), 1928; joint author (with Kirsopp Lake and Robert P. Blake) of “The Caesarean Text of the Gospel of Mark,” 1929.