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John Hankins was born in 1905. He earned his B.A. in 1924 from the University of South Carolina, his M.A. in 1925 and his Ph.D. from Yale in 1929. He came to the University of Maine in 1956 as Head of the English Department. Hankins retired in 1970. He was Professor Emeritus in 1970.
Collection includes biographical information from the faculty index,correspondence, dramatic pieces, poems, and short stories (including some written by Hankin), articles, and speeches, newspaper clippings on a range of subjects, conference material, and various items regarding events Hankin attended celebrating William Shakespeare's birth.
Education, Languages and Literature
English Language and Literature | United States History
Size of Collection
1 Half-size box
Dates of Collection
UA RG 0011.011
Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine, "Hankins (John Erskine) Records, 1944-1994" (2018). Finding Aids. Number 427.