History Department
History Department

List of Ph.D.s awarded in the 1920s. (List is incomplete.)


Marcus Llewellyn Arnold
Dissertation: Jefferson Davis and His Critics

Anna Irion Powell
Dissertation: Relation between the United States and Nicaragua, 1898-1925

John Le Roy Waller
Dissertation: The Effect of Railroad Development upon the Internal Commerce of the Lower Mississippi Valley, 1831-1886


Rudolph Leopold Biesele (Professor, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX)
Dissertation: A History of the German Settlements in Texas, 1831-1861

William Curry Holden (Professor, Dean, Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX)
Dissertation: Frontier Problems and Movements in West Texas, 1846-1900

Rupert Norval Richardson (Professor, Dean, President, Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, TX)
Dissertation: The Comanche Indians, 1820-1861


James K. Greer
Dissertation: Louisiana politics, 1845-1861


William Franklin Ledlow
Dissertation: History of Protestant Education in Texas. A Study of the Origin, Growth, and Development of Protestant Educational Endeavors in Texas

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