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historian , history professor

Hal S. Barron, American historian, history professor. Recipient Vernon Carstensen award, Agricultural History Society, 1981, Odyssey award, Mellon Foundation, 2005-2006; Senior Fellowship, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1993-1994, Fellowship, Huntington Library-Haynes Foundation, 1988, Newberry Library-National Endowment for Humanities, 1986-1987.

Background

Barron, Hal S. was born on December 29, 1951 in Louisville.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin College, Ohio, 1973. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1980.

Career

Assistant professor history Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, California, 1980—1985, associate professor history, 1985—1991, professor history, since 1991, Louisa and Robert Miller professor humanities California, since 2005. Member graduate history faculty Claremont (California) Graduate University, since 1980.

Works

Membership

Member of American History Association, Agricultural History Society (president 2005-2006), Organization of America Historians (life).

Connections

Married Katherine T. Kobayashi, June 23, 1977. 1 child Maya K.

spouse:
Katherine T. Kobayashi

child:
Maya K. Barron