Barrows, Robert G. 1946–

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Barrows, Robert G. 1946–

PERSONAL: Born November 6, 1946, in Rutland, VT; son of Gordon A. (a clinical psychologist) and Frances (a school librarian; maiden name, Kostrevic) Barrows; married Leigh Darbee (a librarian and historian), 1989. Education: Muskingum College, B.A., 1968; Indiana University, Ph.D., 1977.

ADDRESSES: Office—Department of History, Indiana University, 425 University Blvd., Indianapolis, IN 46202.

CAREER: Indiana Historical Bureau, Indianapolis, editor, 1977–89; Indiana University, Indianapolis, associate professor of history, 1989–.


Encyclopedia of Indianapolis, Indiana University Press (Bloomington, IN), 1994.

Albion Fellows Bacon: Indiana's Municipal Housekeeper, Indiana University Press (Bloomington, IN), 2000.

WORK IN PROGRESS: Research on New Deal public housing projects in Indiana.

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