Bachelor of Arts, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1949; Master of Arts (Taft scholar), U. Cincinnati, 1950; Doctor of Philosophy (Knapp scholar), University of Wisconsin, 1953.
Instructor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1953-1955; member of faculty, Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, since 1955; professor of history, Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, since 1963; department chairman, Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, 1965-1988; professor emeritus, Kalamazoo (Michigan) College, since 1988. Visiting professor Oxford, England, 1971-1972.
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Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American History Association, Conference British Studies, American Association of University Professors, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma.
Married Betty Gene Reid, April 8, 1946. Children– Stephen Edward, John Reid, Richard Douglas, Sarah Anne.