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history professor , researcher

John Franklin Reiger, American history professor, researcher. American Philosophical Society grantee, 1977, 1981. Member of Florida Anthropological Society Professional Association, North America Society Sport History Professional Association, American Society Environmental History Professional Association.

Background

Reiger, John Franklin was born on June 10, 1943 in Augusta, Georgia, United States. Son of Anthony Cutte and Sally Elton (Dance) Reiger.

Education

Bachelor, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1965. Master of Arts, University Florida, Gainesville, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, Illinois,, 1970.

Career

Professor history University Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1970—1982, assistant professor, 1970—1975, associate professor, 1975—1980, professor, 1980—1982. Executive director Connecticut Audubon Society, Fairfield, 1983—1988. Assistant professor history Ohio University, Chillicothe, 1988—1991, associate professor, 1991—1994, professor, since 1994.

Membership

Member of Florida Anthropological Society Professional Association, North America Society Sport History Professional Association, American Society Environmental History Professional Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, hunting, archaeology, birdwatching.

Connections

Married Andrea Becker, December 26, 1970. Children: Caren Dance, Christopher John.

father:
Anthony Cutte Reiger

mother:
Sally Elton (Dance) Reiger

spouse:
Andrea Becker

child:
Caren Dance Reiger

child:
Christopher John Reiger