American Literature

American Literature (HM2HGF)

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N 40° 47.854', W 77° 51.928'

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With the arrival in 1894 of Fred Lewis Pattee, for whom Pattee Library is named, Penn State became one of the earliest centers for American Literature Studies—at the time a controversial departure from English Literature. A pioneering scholar in American Literary History, Pattee was the first in the nation to hold the title of Professor of American Literature.
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Placed ByPenn State Alumni Association
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Date Added Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at 11:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 258259 N 4520236
Decimal Degrees40.79756667, -77.86546667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.854', W 77° 51.928'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 51.24" N, 77° 51' 55.68" W
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