Donald E. DeVore

Donald E. DeVore

Department of History


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.