Fred G. Hoffherr

Fred G. Hoffherr

Fellow: Awarded 1927
Field of Study: French Literature

Competition: US & Canada

Columbia University

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

Hoffherr, Fred G.: Appointed for work abroad toward the preparation for publication of the manuscript known as “Victor Hugo’s Journal d’Exil”; tenure, six months from January 1, 1928.

Born October 16, 1887, at Lyon, France. Education: Lycée Ampère, 1896–1906, Baccalaureat Lettres-Philosophie; University of Lyon, 1907–1914, Certificat P. C. N.; American University Union Scholarship, 1919.

Assistant in French, 1920–22, Instructor, 1923–25, Assistant Professor of French, 1926—, Columbia University.


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