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Philip Louis Cantelon, American Historian. Member Organisation American Historians, Oral History Association, Cosmos Club (chair admissions committee 1993-1994, board management since 1995).


Cantelon, Philip Louis was born on November 7, 1940 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Son of Philip Eccles and Marie (Gehrke) Cantelon.


AB, Dartmouth College, 1962. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana University, 1971.


Assistant professor Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1968-1977. Fulbright professor Kyushu National U./Seinan Gakuin University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1978-1979. President, Chief Executive Officer, History Associates Inc., Rockville, Maryland, since 1980.

Adjunct professor Catholic University, 2002. Executive secretary National Council Public History, Washington, 1979-1981. Secretary-treasurer Society History in Federal Government, Washington, 1979-1980, president, 1995-1996.

Chairman Montgomery County History Preservation Commission, 1985-1991. President Montgomery County History Society, Rockville, 1991-1995, Peerless Rockville Historic Preservation, Ltd., 1996-2002.



Trustee American University of Rome, since 2005. Member of Oral History Association, Orgn American Historians (chairman committee on research and access to his. documentations 1999), Cosmos Club (admissions committee 1993-1994, chair, board management 1995-1999, vice president 1999—2000, president 2000-2001, board management 2001-2002, awards committee chair since 2005).


Married Eileen S. McGuckian, February 14, 1989.

Philip Eccles Cantelon

Marie (Gehrke) Cantelon

Eileen S. McGuckian