Friends and Family of Barbara Donner Monteith
The Barbara Donner Monteith Memorial Scholarship was established in 1976 to recognize outstanding scholarship in history. Dr. Barbara Donner-Monteith (1891-1974) joined the UW Oshkosh faculty in 1926 and was head of the history department, retiring in 1956. Before joining UWO, she taught in several schools in Illinois and Tulsa, Oklahoma. She received her doctorate from the University of Chicago, was a research fellow in Washington D.C., and attended the London School of Economics in 1936. She was a member of the Northeastern Wisconsin and Southeastern Wisconsin Educational Associations and the National Historical Society.