Donald E. DeVore
Donald E. DeVore



Donald DeVore retired from the University of South Alabama on June 1, 2017

B.A., Southern University at New Orleans
M.A., University of New Orleans
Ph.D., Louisiana State University

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Defying Jim Crow: African-American Community Development and the Struggle for Racial Equality in New Orleans, 1900-1960.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2015.

Crescent City Schools: Public Education in New Orleans, 1841-1991 (co-authored with Joseph Logsdon).  Lafayette: University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, 1991.


  • HY 135  U.S. History to 1877
  • HY 136  U.S. History Since 1877
  • HY 377  African-American Experiences
  • HY 390  History of the Civil Rights Movement
  • HY 431/531  African-American Ideology and Leadership
  • HY 436  Modern U.S. I: 1877-1945 (W)
  • HY 441  Undergraduate U.S. Research Seminar
  • HY 592  The Teaching of History
  • HY 595  Archival Practice