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academic administrator , History educator

Charles Douglas Lowery, American History educator, academic administrator. Grantee National Endowment for Humanities, 1980, 81, 84, Mississippi Humanities Council, 1983, 84, 88.

Background

Lowery, Charles Douglas was born on May 8, 1937 in Greenville, Alabama, United States. Son of Reuben F. and Frances Louise (Jordan) Lowery.

Education

Bachelor, Huntingdon College, 1959;Master of Arts, Florida State University, 1961;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Virginia, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor of history, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1964-1966;from assistant professor to professor, Mississippi State University, Starkville, since 1966;head department history, Mississippi State University, Starkville, since 1985;assistant dean College Arts and Sciences, Mississippi State University, Starkville, 1971-1974;associate dean, Mississippi State University, Starkville, 1974-1981;director Institute for Humanities, Mississippi State University, Starkville, 1981-1985.

Works

Membership

Member Citizen's Advisory Council, Starkville, 1971. Member Mississippi Committee for Humanities, Jackson, 1986-1988. Vice chairman Mississippi Humanities Council, Jackson,1988-1989.

Member Organisation American Historians, Society Historians of Early American Republican, Southern History Society, Mississippi History Society (committee chairman 1989-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, travel, fishing, historical preservation, woodworking.

Connections

Married Sara Bradford, June 24, 1961. Children: Thomas Bradford, Douglas Trenton, Charles Daniel.

father:
Reuben F. Lowery

mother:
Frances Louise (Jordan) Lowery

spouse:
Sara Bradford

children:
Thomas Bradford Lowery

Douglas Trenton Lowery

Charles Daniel Lowery