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history professor

George Yaney was American history professor. Research fellow Harvard University, 1969-1970, fellow Slavic Research Center, University Hokkaido, Japan, 1990-1991; Fulbright grantee, 1975, 77, 85, International Research Exchanges Board grantee 1965, 75, 77, 85, 89. Served to captain United States Marine Corps, 1952-1954.

Background

Yaney, George was born on October 30, 1930 in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur J. and Frances (Levings) Yaney.

Education

Bachelor in Management Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1952. Master of Arts in History, University Colorado, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1961.

Career

Instructor, College Wooster, Ohio., 1957-1958;professor of history, U. Maryland., College Park, 1960-1992;professor emeritus, U. Maryland., College Park, since 1992.

Membership

Served to captain United States Marine Corps, 1952-1954, Korea.

Connections

Married Ann Hinrichs, June 7, 1952. Children: Brian, Dale, Carolyn, Tara.

father:
Arthur J. Yaney

mother:
Frances (Levings) Yaney

spouse:
Ann Hinrichs

children:
Brian Yaney

Dale Yaney

Carolyn Yaney

Tara Yaney