Dumond, Dwight Lowell, 1895-1976

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Dwight L. Dumond was born August 27, 1895, in Kingston, Ohio. He received a bachelor of arts degree at Baldwin-Wallace University in 1920, a master of arts degree at Washington University in 1928, and a Ph.D. degree in 1929 at Michigan. After teaching for a year at Ohio Wesleyan University, Dumond joined the University of Michigan faculty in 1930. He remained at Michigan until his retirement in 1965. Dumond was best known for his authoritative works on the history of slavery. The titles of some of his work were Antislavery Origins of the Civil War in the United States (1939) and Antislavery: The Crusade for Freedom in America (1961). Dumond was granted the University's Distinguished Faculty Achievement Award in 1963. He died May 30, 1976.

From the guide to the Dwight L. Dumond papers, 1928-1970, (Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan)

Professor of history at the University of Michigan.

From the description of Dwight L. Dumond papers, 1928-1970. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34420970

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referencedIn Spottswood, Stephen Gill (Bishop)., 1897-1974. Papers. 1926-1974. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Souris, Theodore, 1925-. Theodore Souris papers, 1946-1968. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Wallace Notestein papers, 1899-1969 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Theodore Souris papers, 1946-1968, 1960-1968 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Wallace Notestein papers, 1899-1969 (inclusive) Yale University Library
referencedIn Shirley Wheeler Smith Papers, 1881-1959 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn May, George S. George S. May papers, 1946-1947, 1950-1951, and 1987-1999 (bulk 1987-1995) University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn May, George S. George S. May student notebooks, 1946-1947 and 1950-1951. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Arthur Lyon Cross Papers, 1897-1940 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn George S. May Papers, 1946-1999, 1987-1995 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Dumond, Dwight Lowell, 1895-. Dwight L. Dumond papers, 1928-1970. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Dwight L. Dumond papers, 1928-1970 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Graham, Howard Jay. Howard Jay Graham papers, 1955-1964. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
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associatedWith Cross, Arthur Lyon, 1873-1940 person
associatedWith Graham, Howard Jay. person
associatedWith May, George S. person
associatedWith May, George S. person
associatedWith Notestein, Wallace, 1878-1969. person
associatedWith Smith, Shirley Wheeler, 1875-1959 person
associatedWith Souris, Theodore, 1925- person
associatedWith Spottswood, Stephen Gill (Bishop)., 1897-1974. person
associatedWith University of Michigan corporateBody
associatedWith University of Michigan. Dept. of History. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Michigan. Dept. of History. corporateBody
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Antislavery movements
Historians--Michigan--Ann Arbor
Civil rights--United States
Antislavery movements--United States
Civil rights
Students--Michigan--Ann Arbor
African Americans
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