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Oscar Handlin

Oscar Handlin

(1915 – 2011)

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Oscar Handlin

Oscar Handlin
(1915 – 2011)

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Oscar Handlin

(1915 – 2011)
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This is an online obituary created for Oscar Handlin. Oscar Handlin was an American historian. As a professor of history at Harvard University for over 50 years, he directed several PhD dissertations and helped promote social and ethnic history.
Oscar Handlin is the son of Russian Jewish immigrants, Joseph and Ida Handlin, who ran a grocery story in Brooklyn, NY. In 1934, Oscar graduated at Brooklyn College and received a M.A. from Harvard University one year later. Between 1936 and 1938, he taught history at Brooklyn College. In 1940, he received his PhD from Harvard, where he studied with Arthur M. Schlesinger, Sr.
Oscar Handlin passed away on 20th September 2011. This is an online memorial dedicated
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Oscar Handlin

This is an online obituary created for Oscar Handlin. Oscar Handlin was an American historian. As a professor of history at Harvard University for over 50 years, he directed several PhD dissertations and helped promote social and ethnic history.
Oscar Handlin is the son of Russian Jewish immigrants, Joseph and Ida Handlin, who ran a grocery story in Brooklyn, NY. In 1934, Oscar graduated at Brooklyn College and received a M.A. from Harvard University one year later. Between 1936 and 1938, he taught history at Brooklyn College. In 1940, he received his PhD from Harvard, where he studied with Arthur M. Schlesinger, Sr.
Oscar Handlin passed away on 20th September 2011. This is an online memorial dedicated...

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