C Vann Woodward

C. Vann Woodward was Professor of American History at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He is the author of several authoritative books on the South: "Tom Watson: Agrarian Rebel" (1938); "Origins of the New South" (1951); "Reunion and Reaction" (1951); and "The Strange Career of Jim Crow" (1955). He passed away on December 17, 1999.