Devin John Engledew is an undergraduate history student at the University of Washington. Having been born and raised in Seattle,Washington’s historic central district, Devin has an invested interest in the social history of the American West with a specific concentration in historic Seattle. Similarly, Devin also is interested in the subjects surrounding American history in the 19th and 20th century. Devin is expecting to graduate from the University of Washington with a B.A. in history in June of 2008 with ambitions to one day earning a professional degree in the subject and is interested in pursuing a career working in education.
Perry Wilbon Howard was one of the shrewdest and most enduring Southern black politicians of the early 20th Century. Howard was a dominant figure in Mississippi Republican politics for half of the twentieth century. For thirty-five years between 1924 until shortly before his death in … Read MorePerry Wilbon Howard (1877-1961)