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History educator

John Bruce Boles, American History educator. Member Southern History Association (executive county, managing editor Journal Southern History).

Background

Boles, John Bruce was born on October 20, 1943 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Billie and Mary (McDaniel) Boles.

Education

Bachelor, Rice U., 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Virginia, 1969.

Career

Assistant professor, Towson State University, Baltimore, 1969-1972; associate professor, Towson State University, Baltimore, 1972-1974; professor, Towson State University, Baltimore, 1974-1978; associate professor, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1978-1980; professor, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1980-1981; professor, Rice U., Houston, since 1981; Cline professor of history, Rice U., Houston, since 1991. Visiting associate professor Rice U., 1977-1978.

Works

Membership

Member Southern History Association (executive county, managing editor Journal Southern History).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, music, traveling.

Connections

Married Nancy Gaebler, September 2, 1967. Children: David Christopher, Matthew Thomas.

father:
Billie Boles

mother:
Mary (McDaniel) Boles

spouse:
Nancy Gaebler

children:
David Christopher Boles

Matthew Thomas Boles