Orville Vernon Burton

c. August 1, 2010 - Present Professor, History Department, Clemson University Videos: 3 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Professor Emeritus, History and Sociology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Videos: 1 c. January 1, 1989 - Present Professor, History and Sociology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Videos: 6

Previously

c. August 1, 2008 - c. August 1, 2010 Distinguished Professor, History Department, Coastal Carolina University Videos: 2

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    Idea of Southern Identity

    Clemson history professor Orville Vernon Burton spoke to university students about the southern identity in an introduction…

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    Career of Historian James McPherson

    Professor Burton chaired a panel discussion on the career of historian and author James McPherson. The panelists,…

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    Volunteers in Blue and Gray

    Historian James McPherson spoke to the many reasons why Civil War volunteer soldiers would choose to fight in the uniform of…

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    President Lincoln and Secession

    Orville Vernon Burton talked about President Lincoln and the problem of secession. Prior to the start of the Civil War,…

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