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William Ralph Childs

William Ralph Childs, American history educator. Grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1988, American Council Learned Societies, 1991.

Background

  • Childs, William Ralph was born on March 3, 1951 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Ralph and Mary-Helen (Stewart) Childs.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, University Texas, 1973. Master of Arts in History, University Texas, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in History, University Texas, 1982.

    Career

    • Lecturer University Georgia, Athens, 1982-1984. Assistant professor history Ohio State University, Columbus, 1984-1991, associate professor, since 1991. Consultant World Book, 1988-1989, Prentice Hall, 1991, 93.

    Works

    • Author: Trucking and the Public Interest: The Emergence of Federal Regulation, 1914-1940, 1985 (Choice Outstanding Academy Book 1986-1987)
    • also articles.

    Membership

    Consultant Contemporary American Theatre Company, Columbus, since 1991. Member American History Association, Economic and Business History Society (secretary since 1989, editor: Essays in Economic and Business History since 1994), Business History Conference, Organization American Historians, Southern History Association.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Suzanne Shaner, May 19, 1989. 1 child, Hannah Meredith.
    • father: Ralph Childs
    • mother: Mary-Helen (Stewart) Childs
    • spouse: Mary Suzanne Shaner
    • child: Hannah Meredith Childs
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    Born March 3, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University Texas
    • 1976
      University Texas
    • 1982
      University Texas
    • 1982 - 1984
      Lecturer, University Georgia
      Athens, New York, United States
    • 1984 - 1991
      assistant, professor history Ohio State U
      Columbus, Ohio, United States