Independent Historian

Cory Campbell majored in music at Reed College but decided shortly after graduating that the world needs more quality history teachers. Next, he served in the Peace Corps, teaching English in Madagascar. He then completed the many social science credits, attending several schools, but primarily the University of Washington, where he had the wonderful opportunity to learn from Dr. Quintard Taylor and contribute to this amazing website. Cory earned his graduate teaching degree from Stanford University. He recently began teaching history at Lincoln High School in Seattle, after more than a decade teaching at Mount Rainier High School in Des Moines, WA.

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)

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- )

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 MoreHenry C. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. (1954- )