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History educator

Dan T. Carter, Italian History educator. Recipient Bancroft prize, 1969, Anisfield-Wolfe award, 1969, Jules Landry prize, 1970, 85, Lillian Smith award, 1969, Avery Craven prize, 1986, Georgia Governor's award in the Humanities, 1991, Robert F. Kennedy book award, 1996; Woodrow Wilson fellow, 1962-1963. Member Organisation American Historians, Society American Historians, Southern History Association (v.p.1993-1994, president 1994-1995).

Background

Carter, Dan T. was born on June 17, 1940 in Florence, South Carolina, United States. Son of Dewey L. and Lalla (Lawhon) Carter.

Education

Bachelor, University South Carolina, 1962. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1967.

Doctor of Humane Letters, Francis Marion College, 1983.

Career

Assistant professor, U. Maryland., 1967-1969;associate professor, U. Maryland., 1970-1971;professor, U. Maryland., 1971-1975;Andrew Mellon professor, Emory University, 1975-1993;William Rand Kenan Junior University professor, Emory University, since 1994. Visiting associate professor of University Wisconsin, 1969-1970. Fulbright lecturer Center Polytechnic London, 1979-1980.

Visiting Pitt professor Cambridge U., England, 1995-1996.

Works

Membership

Member Organization American Historians, Society of America Historians, Southern History Association (vice president 1993-1994, president 1994-1995).

Connections

Married Jane Winkler, August 29, 1964. Children: Alicia Lee, David Charles.

father:
Dewey L. Carter

mother:
Lalla (Lawhon) Carter

spouse:
Jane Winkler

children:
Alicia Lee Carter

David Charles Carter