Date of Birth: 4/21/51
Place of Birth: Mesa, Arizona
Department of History
University of Dayton
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469-1450
(937) 229-4400 FAX
Address: 65 Orchard Dr.
Springboro, OH 45066
Telephone: (513) 748-4297
Arizona State University 1977-78 Research Assistant
Brophy College Preparatory 1979-81 History Teacher
(Phoenix, Arizona) 1982-84
University of California 1981-82 Teaching Assistant, U.S. History, American Business
(Santa Barbara) 1982-83 History, UCSB Graduate Fellow
University of Wisconsin 1984-85 Instructor, U.S. History, Business History Center (Richland)
University of Dayton 1985 Assistant Professor, U.S. History, U.S. Civil War,
(Dayton, Ohio) Business, Economic History; Technology and the Culture of War
1988 Associate Professor
1995- Full Professor
Arizona State University 1968-72 B.A., Political Science
Arizona State University 1977-80 M.A., History
University of California 1981-83 Ph.D., History
History of Banking in Arizona (University of Arizona Press, 1982).
Banking in the West: A Collection of Essays (Editor) (Sunflower University Press, 1984).
Trident (with D.D. Dalgleish) (Southern Illinois University Press, 1984).
Banking in the American South from the Age of Jackson to Reconstruction (Louisiana State University Press, 1987).
Banking in the American West from Gold Rush to Deregulation (co-authored with Lynne Doti) (University of Oklahoma Press, 1991).
Making Change: South Carolina Banking in the Twentieth Century (co-authored with John G. Sproat) (Columbia, SC: Bruccoli Clark Layman, 1990).
Editor, Encyclopedia of American Business History, “Banking and Finance, to 1913″ (New York: Facts on File, 1990) and “Banking and Finance 1913-1989″ (New York: Facts on File, 1990).
California Bankers (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994).
The National Aerospace Plane and The Quest for an Orbital Jet, vol. 3, The Hypersonic Revolution, ed. Richard Hallion (Washington, D.C.: Office of Air Force History, 1998).
The Entrepreneurial Adventure: A History of American Enterprise (Ft. Worth, Texas: Harcourt Brace, 1999)
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