Cory Campbell

Independent Historian

Cory Campbell graduated from Reed College in 2001 with a B.A. in music. His undergraduate thesis examined the influence of modern  physics on music composition post-1950. From 2003 to 2005 he taught English in Betroka, Madagascar, as a Peace Corps volunteer. He graduated from Stanford University’s Teacher Education Program in 2009, and currently teaches Social Studies at Mount Rainier High School in Des Moines, Washington.  

Bennett McVey Stewart (1912–1988)

Born in Huntsville, Alabama, on the 6th of August, 1912, Illinois Congressman Bennett McVey Stewart was the son of Bennett Stewart and Cathleen Jones. He attended local public schools in Huntsville and Birmingham before entering Miles College in Birmingham. There he earned a Bachelor of … Read MoreBennett McVey Stewart (1912–1988)

Congressman William Herbert Gray III (1941–2013)

William Herbert Gray III was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on August 20, 1941. His mother, Hazel Yates Gray, was a high school teacher. His father, William Herbert Gray Jr. was a Baptist Minister and over his career, the president of two Florida colleges. Upon … Read MoreCongressman William Herbert Gray III (1941–2013)

Albert R. Wynn (1951- )

Albert Russel Wynn is Democratic representative of the State of Maryland’s Fourth Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives. He is currently serving his eighth term. The district includes parts of Montgomery and Prince George’s counties. Wynn was defeated in the Democratic primary … Read MoreAlbert R. Wynn (1951- )

Congressman Henry C. “Hank” Johnson Jr. (1954- )

Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr. represents Georgia’s Fourth Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives. The district includes DeKalb County, where Johnson has lived and worked for the past several decades, as well as parts of Gwinnett and Rockdale Counties. Johnson is a Democrat, … Read MoreCongressman Henry C. “Hank” Johnson Jr. (1954- )