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History educator

John Michael Hyde, American history educator. Served with United States Navy, 1951-1954; Member American History Association, Kansas History Society, Canada History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Hyde, John Michael was born on June 16, 1930 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of George Alvan and Helen (McCarthy) Hyde.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1956;Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1957;Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1963.

Career

Successively instructor, assistant professor, associate professor of history, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1959-1973;professor, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1973-1995;Brown professor of history, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1989-1995;Brown professor of history emeritus, Williams College, Williamstown, since 1995;dean of freshmen, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1963-1967;dean of college, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1967-1970;department chairman, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1982-1986.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1951-1954. Member American History Association, Kansas History Society, Canada History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
George Alvan Hyde

mother:
Helen (McCarthy) Hyde