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educator , historian

Stephen Ray Tucker, American educator, historian. Recipient George Washington Honor medal Freedoms Foundation Valley Forge, 1985, Cominos award Tulane University, 1985, Hogan award Tulane University, 1985; Coe fellow Stanford University, 1992.

Background

Tucker, Stephen Ray was born on May 17, 1951 in Tyler, Texas, United States. Son of Max Ray and Nelwyn Arlene (Sherman) Tucker.

Education

Bachelor, Baylor University, 1973. Master of Arts, Southern Methodist University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1995.

Career

Visiting instructor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1984-1985. Instructor, chair department social studies C.L. Ganus School, 1985-1996. Instructor Brother Martin High School, since 1996.

Freelance historian, lecturer, writer, consultant, since 1979. Research fellow Hogan Jazz Archive, Tulane University, 1984-1985. History consultant State of Louisiana.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author encyclopedia entries and essays.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Trivia, collecting popular music and sports memorabilia.

Connections

Married Pamela Kay Bennett, August 17, 1974. Children: Jill Kathleen, Mary Claire.

father:
Max Ray Tucker

mother:
Nelwyn Arlene (Sherman) Tucker

spouse:
Pamela Kay Bennett

child:
Jill Kathleen Tucker

child:
Mary Claire Tucker