Biography and History

John Preston Hoskins (Princeton Class of 1891) was a professor of German at Princeton University during a forty-year period from 1895 to 1935.

Source: From the finding aid for C0445

  • Student Notebooks of John Preston Hoskins. 1891-1892 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0445

    The Student Notebooks of John Preston Hoskins consists of notebooks of the American educator and German linguist John Preston Hoskins (1867-1935) covering the period that he was a graduate student in Germany. Hoskins later had a lengthy career as a professor of German at Princeton University, teaching from 1895 to 1935.