Ward, Robert David

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Robert Ward was a weaver in Massachusetts, probably in the vicinity of Dedham.

From the description of Account book, 1694-1697, 1787-[ca. 1900]. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122649901

Robert David Ward was born in Montevallo, Alabama, in 1929, son of a professor at Alabama College for Women (now the University of Montevallo). Memories of his upbringing figure in his later books, Lamar and Me, and Time Has Made a Change in Me. He received his M.S. in History at Alabama Polytechnic Institute (now Tulane University) in 1951and his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in 1957. He taught at Georgia Teachers College (now Georgia Southern University) from 1955-1986. He wrote books and articles on different aspects of Alabama history, usually with his college friend William Warren Rogers, culminating in an overall history of the state in 1994, written with Rogers, Leah Rawls Atkins, and Wayne Flint. He died in 2006.

From the description of Papers of Robert David Ward, 1921-2006 (Georgia Southern University). WorldCat record id: 604968970

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referencedIn Frank, Peter R., 1924-. Peter R. Frank papers, 1968-1990. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Ward, Robert. Ward, Robert : [photography bio file]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Supervisio ibidem capta et habita absque alia. Mensuratione cum virga sive pertica per estimationem et confessionem quae libere habet tenere liberum die lune vizt. decimo quarto die lune anno reginae Elizabethae, 1582. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Office of the Commissioner. Federal League Suit : papers 1914-1945. National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
creatorOf Epstein, Jacob. Hill Street blues. Two easy pieces : teleplay / by Jacob Epstein, Dick Wolf, Robert Ward ; story by Jeffrey Lewis, David Milch, Walon Green. Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
creatorOf Ward, Robert. Account book, 1694-1697, 1787-[ca. 1900]. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Maryland Veterinary Medical Association. Maryland Veterinary Medical Association records, 1886-1995 (majority 1886-1991) University of Maryland (College Park, Md.). Libraries
creatorOf Ward, Robert David. Papers of Robert David Ward, 1921-2006 Georgia Southern University
referencedIn Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851. Papers, 1792-1884. American Antiquarian Society
creatorOf Ward, Robert. A journal by Robt. Ward of the H. M. Ship Monmouth Capt. James Alms Esq. Commander, 1783 Feb-1784 Apr. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Ward, Robert. Spanish gulch : screenplay / by Robert Ward. Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
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associatedWith Alms, James. person
associatedWith Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851. person
associatedWith Epstein, Jacob. person
associatedWith Frank, Peter R., 1924- person
associatedWith Gay, Eliphalet. person
associatedWith Gay family family
associatedWith Georgia Southern College corporateBody
associatedWith Georgia Southern University corporateBody
associatedWith Georgia Teachers College corporateBody
associatedWith Great Britain. Royal Navy corporateBody
associatedWith Maryland Veterinary Medical Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Monmouth (Ship) corporateBody
associatedWith Office of the Commissioner. corporateBody
associatedWith Rogers, William Warren. person
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Indian Ocean
Great Britain
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Anglo--French War, 1778-1783--Naval operations
Farm produce
House construction
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