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Stewart, William Kilborne, 1875-1944

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1875 - 1944

William Kilborne Stewart was born on January 2, 1875 in Ontario, Canada. He graduated from University of Toronto in 1897 and received an AM from Harvard University in 1898. From 1899-1907, Stewart was instructor of German at Dartmouth College, rising to full professor by 1923. In 1908, he added comparative literature to his teaching resume. Stewart received an honorary degree from Dartmouth College in 1914 and died on May 6, 1944.

He was professor on comparitive literature at Dartmouth College for 45 years. He received

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William Stewart papers

MS-466
 Collection
Identifier: MS-466
Overview William K. Stewart (1875-1944), professor of comparative literature. The collection contains lecture notes, grade books, assignments, essays and 3 x 5 index cards with notes related to his teaching at Dartmouth College.