Erickson, Charlotte J(oanne)

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ERICKSON, Charlotte J(oanne)

ERICKSON, Charlotte J(oanne). American, b. 1923. Genres: History. Career: Instructor, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1950-52; Research Fellow, National Institute of Economic and Social Research, 1952-55; Assistant Lecturer, 1955-58, Lecturer, 1958-66, Sr. Lecturer, 1966-75, Reader, 1975-79, and Professor of Economic History, 1979-82, London School of Economics; Paul Mellon Professor of American History, 1983-90, and Professor Emerita, 1990-, Cambridge University. MacArthur Prize Fellow, 1990-95. Publications: American Industry and the European Immigrant, 1860-1885, 1957, 1969; British Industrialists, Steel and Hosiery 1850-1950, 1958, 1986; Invisible Immigrants, 1972, rev. ed., 1990; Emigration from Europe 1815-1914, 1976; Leaving England: Essays on British Emigration, 1994. Address: 8 High St, Chesterton, Cambridge CB4 1NG, England.