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Taylor, Dr. Jon

660-543-4582Dr. Taylor
Wood Building, R. 136G
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
jtaylor01@ucmo.edu

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MWF 9:00AM to 11:00AM
and by appointment


VITA
Ph.D. University of Missouri, 2004
M.A. Baylor University, 1992
B.S. Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar, MO
A.A. Bacone College Muskogee, OK

ACADEMIC SPECIALITES
Public History
America from 1877 to 1940
Missouri History
Harry S Truman

COURSES TAUGHT
American History to 1877; American History since 1877; History of the Modern World; Harry S Truman and Civil Rights; Missouri History; American Historical Biography; Public History, Graduate Colloquiums in American History

RECENT SCHOLARLY WORK
A President, A Church, and Trails West: Competing Histories in Independence, Missouri. University of Missouri press, 2008.

Review of A President, A Church, and Trails West

"He Farmed and Walked With Us"-- a website, in the planning stages, for the historic resources related to Harry S Truman that are located in Jackson County, Missouri.

Truman's Grandview Farm. History Press, 2011.

http:www.amazon.com/Trumans_Grandview_Farm_John_Taylor/dp/1609490894

 

FAVORITE LINKS
National Council on Public History
Missouri Digital History
National Park Service
George Wright Society
Organization of American Historians
American Society for Environmental History
Harry S Truman Library and Museum
American Association for State and Local History
National Trust for Historic Preservation

 

Jon Taylor's book A President, A Church, and Trails West, was published in 2008