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educator , historian

John Welch Cranston, American Historian, educator ( hum: library study, Educated)historian, educator. Served with United States Army, 1953-1955. National Endowment for Humanities fellow, summer 1976, summer 1981.; Member American History Association, Organisation of America Historians.

Background

Cranston, John Welch was born on December 21, 1931 in Utica, New York, United States. Son of Earl and Mildred (Welch) Cranston.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Pomona College, 1953. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor history West Texas State University, 1970-1974, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1970, Rust College, Holly Springs, Mississippi, 1974-1980, associate professor, 1980-1983. Historian United States Army Armor Center, Fort Knox, Kentucky, 1983-1995. Retired, 1995

Adjunct professor history and government Elizabethtown Community College, Fort Knox, 1988-2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor history articles to professional literature.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1953-1955. National Endowment for Humanities fellow, summer 1976, summer 1981. Member American History Association, Organisation of America Historians.

Connections

father:
Earl Cranston

mother:
Mildred (Welch) Cranston