Nebraska Authors

Frank L. Byrne

Born 1928-05-12 Hackensack, NJ (USA)

Died 2002-03-21
Kent, OH (USA)

Byrne taught history at Creighton University 1958-1966.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Civil War -- United States; American History

Education

BA, Trenton State College, Trenton, NJ
MA and PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Occupation

Professor of History at Creighton University, Omaha, NE

Places Worked

Louisiana State University, 1957-1958.
Creighton University, Omaha, NE, 1958-1966.
Kent State University, Kent, OH, 1966-1995.

Associations

Southern Historical Association
American Historical Association
Organization of American Historians
Ancient Order of Hibernians

Bibliography

Prophet of Prohibition: Neal Dow and His Crusade. 1969.
The View from Headquarters: Civil War letters of Harvey Reid. (Editor) 1965.
Haskell of Gettysburg: His Life and Civil War Papers. 1989.
Uncommon Soldier: Harvey Reid And The 22nd Wisconsin March With Sherman. (Voices of the Civil War Series), 2001

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