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Ph.D. U.S. History
Saint Louis University
M.A. U.S. History
Saint Louis University
B.S. History, English, Education
Southeast Missouri State University


Currently: Volunteer for the Catholic Church 1966 - 1998: Teacher/Administrator for the School District of Clayton 1981 - 1982: Exchange administrator with the St. Louis Public Schools as part of the area-wide desegregation program. Served as Divisional Assistant to the Superintendent. 1965 - 1966: Graduate Fellow in History at Saint Louis University 1963 - 1965: English Teacher for the Mehlville School District


The Progressive Era and Missouri/St. Louis History.


"Clark, James Beauchamp 'Champ' (1850-1921).' Dictionary of Missouri Biography. Ed.Lawrence O. Christensen, William E. Foley, Gary R. Kremer, and Kenneth H. Winn. Columbia and London: University of Missouri Press, 1999.

Frank Quiring and Geoffrey Morrison, A Follow-up Study of the Advanced Placement Programs in Chemistry and American History at Clayton High School, 1963-90. School District of Clayton, 1991.

"America's Ring-Tailed Roarer: Speaker of the House Champ Clark", Gateway Heritage, Missouri Historical Society, Spring, 1990.

"How to Effect School Reform", guest editorial in the St. Louis County Citizens Journal, September, 1985.

"Liddell Desegregation Case is Resolved", Clayton School News, August/September, 1983.

"Champ Clark", "David R. Francis", and "The Pendergast Machine". Contributions to The Encyclopedia of Southern History. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1980.

A Teacher's Guide to Perspectives, The Close Up Foundation, Washington, D.C., 1978.

"Champ Clark and the Rules Revolution, 1909-1910", Capitol Studies, 1974.