Dr. Whitney Snow
» Assistant Professor
Twentieth-Century U.S., Southern, Rural, Agricultural, Labor, Science, Environmental, Oral
|Semester||Course #||Section||Course Name||Location||Days / Times|
|Details||Spring 2014||HI 4143/5143||New South||Prothro-Yeager Hall 202||
|Details||Spring 2014||HI 1233||207||U.S. History Since 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Spring 2014||HI 1233||206||U.S. History Since 1865||Bolin Hall 127||
|Details||Spring 2014||HI 1233||205||U.S. History Since 1865||D.L. Ligon Coliseum 223||
|Details||Fall 2013||HI 1233||101||U.S. History Since 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Fall 2013||HI 1133||105||U.S. History pre 1865||Martin Hall 108||
|Details||Fall 2013||HI 1133||106||U.S. History pre 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|Details||Fall 2013||HI 1133||101||U.S. History pre 1865||Prothro-Yeager Hall 103||
|The University of Alabama in Huntsville||B.A.||2006-12-10 0:0:0|
|The University of Alabama in Huntsville||M.A.||2008-8-1 0:0:0|
|Mississippi State University||Ph.D.||2013-5-11 0:0:0|
|Institution||Position||Start Date /||End Date|
|Mississippi State University||Graduate Teaching Assistant||2008-Aug||2013-May|
|Midwestern State University||Assistant Professor||2013-Aug||Present|
Landscapes: An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features edited by Joyce Quinn. ABC-Clio, 2014
Culture in the United States edited by Kim Kennedy White. ABC-Clio: 2012.
The Journal of Mississippi History 73, no. 1 (Spring 2011): 1-22.
Identification Act of 1960.” Textile: The Journal of Cloth and Culture 9, no. 2 (July
(Oct 2010): 243-281.
Journal of East Tennessee History 80 (2008): 46-60.
Journal of Graduate and Undergraduate Research in History x (2006): 221-238.
Conference and Forum Presentations
"Ambitious Youth: Andrew Jackson's Quest for Honor in the Interstate Slave Trade," Southern Historical Association, Atlanta, Georgia,
November 13-16, 2014.
"American Tung Oil: A Cultural Remaking?" Agricultural History Society Conference, Provo, Utah, June 19-22, 2014.
"The Empress Tree: Paulownia tomentosa and its Transition from Blessing to Bane over the Course of the Twentieth Century," Phi Alpha
Theta Biennial Conference, Bernalillo, New Mexico, January 2-5, 2014.
"Conservation and the American Tung Tree: The Remaking of Cut-over Pinelands Along the Gulf Coast," East Texas Historical
Association Conference, Nacogdoches, TX, September 26-28, 2013.
“What’s in a Name? The Gulf South Tung Oil Industry in Popular Culture,” Alabama Association
of Historians Conference, Northwest-Shoals Community College, February 22-23,
“Toiling the Soil and Reaping Oil: The Cultivation of a Tree Called Tung,” Agricultural
Historical Society Conference, Manhattan, KS, June 6-9, 2012.
“A Tough Nut to Crack: Tung Oil and Agricultural Policy, 1938-1976,” Forum on Agricultural,
Rural, and Environmental History, Millsaps College, Jackson, MS, April 13-14, 2012.
“The Quest for a Domestic Tung Oil Industry, 1902-1945: Early Motivations, Obstacles, and the
Impact of World War II,” The Center for the History of Agriculture, Science, and the
Environment in the South (CHASES): The Experiment Station Forum, Mississippi State University,
Starkville, MS, February 3, 2012.
“Tung Oil Turmoil: The Rise and Fall of a Gulf Coast Crop, 1930-1969,” Gulf South History and
Humanities Conference, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, October 20-22, 2011.
“Science and The Domestic Tung Oil Industry,” Ohio Valley Historical Conference, Murray
State University, Murray, KY, October 6-8, 2011.
“Tung Tide: Chemurgy and The Domestic Tung Oil Industry,” Agricultural History Society
Conference, Springfield, IL, June 15-18, 2011.
“The Roots of the 1934 National Textile Strike: Huntsville, Alabama,” Southern Labor Studies
Conference, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, April 7-10, 2011.
“Along The Flint River: The Early Mills of Madison County,” University of Alabama in Birmingham
History Forum, University of Alabama in Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, March 5, 2011.
“Strike Out: The 1934 National Textile Strike in Huntsville, Alabama,” Ohio Valley Historical
Conference, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN, October 14-16, 2010.
“‘A Great Step Forward?’: Senator John C. Stennis and the Textile Fiber Products Identification
Act of 1960,” Mid-America Conference on History, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AK, September 23-25, 2010.
“Teaching Young Dogs New Tricks: Early Boys’ and Girls’ Clubs in Central Mississippi,” Forum
on Agricultural, Rural, and Environmental History, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, April 9-10,2010.
Recognition for Economic Research, Football Program, Mississippi State University, 2012
Phi Kappa Phi Love of Learning Award, 2012 ($500)
Agricultural History Society Travel Grant, 2012 ($250)
Phi Alpha Theta, Gamma-Nu Chapter Travel Grant, 2012 ($150)
Agricultural History Society Travel Grant, 2011 ($250)
Mississippi State University Women’s Club Scholarship, 2011 ($500)
Phi Alpha Theta, Gamma-Nu Chapter Travel Grant, 2010 ($75)
James W. Garner Scholarship, Mississippi State University, 2008-2013
Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities, 2008
Sigma Tau Delta, 2007-
The National Scholars Honors Society, 2007
Phi Kappa Phi, 2006 (Life Member)
Phi Alpha Theta, 2006-
Frances Cabaniss Roberts History Scholarship, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2005-07