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educator , historian

Idus Atwell Newby, American historian, educator. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Southern History Association, American Studies Association.

Background

Newby, Idus Atwell was born on October 3, 1931 in Hawkinsville, Georgia, United States. Son of Idus A. and Nomie Bell (Floyd) Newby.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Georgia Southern University, 1951. Master of Arts, University South Carolina, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1962.

Career

Assistant professor of history, Western Washington U., Bellingham, 1962-1963;assistant professor of history, California State University, Fullerton, 1963-1966;assistant professor, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1966-1968;associate professor, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1968-1970;professor, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, since 1970;graduate department chairman history, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1993-1994;department chairman, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1994-1997;emeritus, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, since 1997.

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Membership

Sergeant United States Air Force, 1951-1955. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, Southern History Association, American Studies Association.

Connections

father:
Idus A. Newby

mother:
Nomie Bell (Floyd) Newby