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Festus Paul Summers

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Mar 02, 1895

Festus Paul Summers was born at Lockwood

1923

Festus Summers earned an A.B. at WVU

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1927

Festus Summers received an M.A. from University of Chicago

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1927

Festus Summers studied at Columbia University

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1928

Festus Summers became professor of history and political science at Morris Harvey College, now University of Charleston

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1931

Festus Summers left Morris Harvey College, now University of Charleston

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1933

Festus Summers finished his doctorate at WVU

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1943

Festus Summers became president of the West Virginia Historical Society

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1946

Festus Summers became a full-time professor at WVU

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1958

Festus Summers co-authored with Charles Ambler the second edition of West Virginia: The Mountain State

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May 21, 1971

Festus Summers died


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