Bagwell, James E. 1941-

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Bagwell, James E. 1941-

PERSONAL: Born March 16, 1941, in Plains, GA; son of Henry Lafayette and Floy Bagwell; married Cynthia Baker, June 8, 1980; children: James Bradford, Victoria Floy. Education: University of Georgia, B.S. Ed., 1963; Georgia Southern University, M.A., 1967; University of Southern Mississippi, Ph.D., 1978.

ADDRESSES: Home— Plains, GA. Office— Department of History, Georgia Southwestern State University, 800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, GA 31709-4379.

CAREER: Georgia Southwestern State University, Americus, professor of history, beginning 1967, associate professor of history, beginning 2000, professor of history, beginning 2002.

WRITINGS

Rice Gold: James Hamilton Couper and Plantation Life on the Georgia Coast, Mercer University Press (Macon, GA), 2000.

Also author of a history of Sumter County, GA, and a history of the mayors of Plains, GA, 1997.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES

PERIODICALS

Journal of American History, March, 2001, Shearer Davis Bowman, review of Rice Gold: James Hamilton Couper and Plantation Life on the Georgia Coast, p. 1477.

Journal of Southern History, November, 2001, Jeffrey Robert Young, review of Rice Gold, p. 842.*

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