Myers, Minor, Jr.

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MYERS, Minor, Jr.

MYERS, Minor, Jr. American, b. 1942. Genres: History. Career: Connecticut College, New London, instructor, 1968-71, assistant professor, 1971- 75, associate professor, 1975-81, professor of government, 1981-84; coordinator of general education, 1977-; Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY, provost and dean of faculty, professor of political science, 1984-89; Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, president and professor of political science, 1989-. Lyman Allyn Museum, chairman of board of directors, 1976-81, president, 1982-84; Society of the Cincinnati, secretary general, 1986-88. Publications: (with E. de Noailles Mayhew) New London Country Furniture, 1640-1840 (catalog), 1974; (with W. Thorp and J.S. Finch) The Princeton Graduate School: A History, 1978; (with Mayhew) A Documentary History of American Interiors: From the Colonial Era to 1915, 1980; Liberty without Anarchy: A History of the Society of the Cincinnati, 1983; The Insignia of the Society of the Cincinnati, 1998; (with A. Thackray) Arnold O. Beckman: One Hundred Years of Excellence, 2000. Died 2003.