Blair Through the Ages: An Exhibition in Memory of Walter Blair


This exhibition surveys the work of Walter Blair (A.M. '26, Ph.D. '31), Professor Emeritus in English Language & Literature, who died on June 29, 1992. Blair was one of the first scholars to focus on American humor, and he was also an editor of Mark Twain. The exhibition includes manuscripts, printed books, and original drawings for "Blair through the Ages," the series of Christmas cards produced by Blair and his wife, Carol Blair.