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date: 12 November 2019

Fay, Sidney Bradshawlocked

(13 April 1876–29 August 1967)
  • Stewart A. Stehlin


Fay, Sidney Bradshaw (13 April 1876–29 August 1967), historian and educator, was born in Washington, D.C., the son of Edward Allen Fay, a professor and vice president of Gallaudet College, and Mary Bradshaw. Fay majored in history at Harvard University, where he received a B.A. in 1896 and an M.A. in 1897. After two years of study in Europe the Sorbonne and the University of Berlin, he received a Ph.D. from Harvard in 1900. He was then appointed European history teaching fellow at Harvard from 1900 to 1902. He married Sarah Proctor in 1904; they had three children....

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