Manuscript Group 1094, Dr. Mario Andrew Pei (1901 – 1978), Philologist, Educator Scrapbooks, 1949 – 1953
Archives Documents, Manuscripts, Maps, & Photographs
1094. PEI, DR. MARIO ANDREW (1901-1978),
Scrapbooks, 1949-1953. 3 vols.
Chiefly newspaper clippings, photographs, and award certificates.
Pei, a resident of Montclair, was for thirty-three years a
professor of romance philology at Columbia University. Among
his most important publications were The Story of Language
and The Story of English. Included is a typescript
letter by George Bernard Shaw.
Gift of Douglas St. Denny, 1979.