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Anne Sharp Wells, American Historian, researcher. Certified archival administrator. Member American History Association, Society Military History, Society American Archivists, Society Mississippi Archivists (president 1982-1983), World War II Studies Association (formerly American Com.on History of 2d World War, editor 1990-1993), Phi Kappa Phi (president Virginia Military Institute chapter 1992-1993). F C.

Background

Wells, Anne Sharp was born on March 25, 1952 in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Elden C. and Jean (Robinson) Wells.

Education

Bachelor in History, Mississippi State University, 1974. Master of Arts in History, Mississippi State University, 1975. Master of Library Science, University Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 1981.

Career

Research assistant Douglas MacArthur Biographical Project Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, 1974-1985, manuscript library, associate professor, 1975-1988. Administrative faculty Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, 1988-1997. Assistant editor Journal of Military History, since 1997.

Consultant Evans Memorial Library., Aberdeen, Mississippi, 1985, George C. Marshall Foundation Archives and Library., since 2001. Fellow Eccles Center for American Studies, The British Library., 1999—2000.

Achievements

  • Certified archival administrator.

Works

Membership

Member American History Association, Society Military History, Society of America Archivists, Society Mississippi Archivists (president 1982-1983), World War II Studies Association (formerly American Committee on History of 2d World War, editor 1990-1993), Phi Kappa Phi (president Virginia Military Institute chapter 1992-1993).

Connections

father:
Elden C. Wells

mother:
Jean (Robinson) Wells