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Professor Emeritus Stanford (Stan) Lehmberg

Professor Emeritus Stanford (Stan) Lehmberg, born in 1931 and taught in the Department of History from 1969 to the late 1990s, died in New Mexico on June 14. His books included Sir Thomas Elyot, Tudor Humanist (1960), a modernized edition of Elyot's book Book Named the Governor (1962), Sir Walter Mildmay and Tudor Government (1964), The Reformation Parliament, 1529-1536 (1970), The Later Parliaments of Henry VIII, 1536-1547 (1977),The Reformation of Cathedrals: Cathedrals in English Society, 1485-1603 (1988), The Peoples of the British Isles, from Prehistoric Times to 1688 (1991), and another study of cathedrals, Cathedral Under Siege: Cathedrals in English Society, 1600-1700 (1996). Stan served as chair of the department and was also an accomplished musician. For 28 years he was organist and choir director for St. Clement's Episcopal Church in St. Paul.