William White Howells (November 27, 1908 – December 20, 2005) was a professor of anthropology at Harvard University. Howells, grandson of the novelist William Dean Howells, was born in New York City, the son of John Mead Howells, the architect of the Chicago Tribune Tower, and Abby MacDougall White.
William W. Howells, in full William White Howells, (born November 27, 1908, New York City, New York, U.S.—died December 20, 2005, Kittery Point, Maine), American physical anthropologist, who specialized in the establishment of population relationships through physical measurement.
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William W. Howells. Antropólogo físico norteamericano, William White Howells nació en 1908 en Nueva York, nieto del novelista William Dean Howells, después de haber estudiado Antropología en la Universidad de Harvard, donde obtuvo su doctorado en 1934.
26 de abr. de 2007 · William White Howells, “Bill” to his many colleagues and friends, died on December 20, 2005, three weeks after his 97th birthday. Until 1974, Bill was Professor of Anthropology and a Peabody Museum Curator. Almost until his death he was as mentally sharp and perceptive as ever, keeping up with an eclectic literature.
William White Howells (born 1908) was an American anthropologist specializing in human evolution and variation. A major focus of his researches was the anthropology of Oceania. William White Howells was born on November 27, 1908, in New York City, the son of the architect John Mead Howells (1868-1959) and the grandson of William Dean Howells ...
William White Howells was a professor of anthropology at Harvard University. Howells, grandson of the novelist William Dean Howells, was born in New York City, the son of John Mead Howells, the architect of the Chicago Tribune Tower, and Abby MacDougall White.
7 de may. de 2023 · William Dean Howells, (born March 1, 1837, Martins Ferry, Ohio, U.S.—died May 11, 1920, New York City), U.S. novelist and critic, the dean of late 19th-century American letters, the champion of literary realism, and the close friend and adviser of Mark Twain and Henry James.