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Philip Wayne Powell, American Educator, author. Decorated commander Order Isabel the Catholic (Spain). Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1943. Member Instituto de Cultura Hispánica (Madrid) (honorary), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta. M C.

Background

Powell, Philip Wayne was born on October 30, 1913 in Chino, California, United States. Son of Robert Chester and Muriel June (Holcomb) Powell.

Education

Student, Occidental College, 1930-1932;Bachelor of Arts, University of California at Berkeley, 1936;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Berkeley, 1941.

Career

With, State Department, 1941-1943;visiting professor of history, University of Pennsylvania, 1943-1944;assistant professor, Northwestern University, 1944-1948;professor of history, University of California at Santa Barbara, from 1948;department chairman, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1958, 62-64;director university study center at, U. Madrid, Spain, 1964-1966. Chairman National Conference Latin American History, 1947. Special adviser 9th International Conference American States, Bogota, 1948.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1943. Member Instituto de Cultura Hispánica (Madrid) (honorary), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta. M C.

Connections

Married Mariá Luisa Vanegas Guarín, January 22, 1942. Children: Diana Linda (Mistress Larry M. Fornas), Lilia Patricia (Mistress James A. Rochester).

father:
Robert Chester Powell

mother:
Muriel June (Holcomb) Powell

spouse:
Mariá Luisa Vanegas Guarín

children:
Diana Linda Powell (Mistress Larry M. Fornas)

Lilia Patricia Powell (Mistress James A. Rochester)