Chester W. Clark

Chester W. Clark

Fellow: Awarded 1935
Field of Study: German and East European History

Competition: US & Canada

Princeton University

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

CLARK, CHESTER WELLS:  Appointed for a study of Bismarck’s technique in manipulating public opinion, and an investigation of unpublished sources for Bismarck’s diplomacy before 1871; tenure, twelve months from August 1, 1935.

Born February 5, 1896, at Columbus, Ohio.  Education: University of Michigan, A.B., 1919, A.M., 1920; Harvard University, A.M., 1922, Ph.D., 1931.

Instructor in History, 1925–27, University of Michigan; Instructor in History, 1930–33, Assistant Professor, 1933—, Princeton University.

Publications:  Franz Joseph and Bismarck: The Diplomacy of Austria before the War of 1866, 1934. Contributor to Journal of Modern History, and American Historical Review.

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