Call Number: SC1100
Degler, Carl N.
Title: Carl N. Degler papers
Dates: circa 1920s-1980s
4.5 linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
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[identification of item], Carl Degler Papers (SC1100). Dept. of Special Collections
and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.
Carl Neumann Degler is an American historian. Degler is a past president of the
Organization of American Historians, the American Historical Association and the
Southern Historical Association. He is the Margaret Byrne Professor of American History
Emeritus at Stanford University.
In 1972, Degler was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for History for his book
Neither Black nor White, a work comparing
slavery and race relations in Brazil and the United States. He wrote
Out of Our Past, a study of United States
history. In 1986 Degler was elected President of the American Historical