Historian; school administrator; college professor. Born–February 17, 1889,  Camden, Ala. Married– Carrie Autrey about 1921. Children– One. Education– University of Alabama, B.S. and M.S.; University of Chicago, M.A.; University of North Carolina, Ph.D. Public school superintendent; professor at Athens College and University of Alabama. Member Phi Alpha Theta, American Association of University Professors, and Kappa Delta Pi. Died December 30, 1964.


William Stanley Hoole Special Collection, University of Alabama.


Ebenezer Hearn, Founder of the First Methodist Church, Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Nottingham–SWS, 1961.

The First Methodist Church of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1818-1968. Tuscaloosa, Ala.; Weatherford Printing Co., 1968.

History of the University of Alabama, Vol. I.. Tuscaloosa, Ala.; University of Alabama Press, 1953.

The Prohibition Movement in Alabama, 1702-1943. Chapel Hill, N.C.; University of North Carolina Press, 1943.

Slavery in Alabama. University, Ala.; University of Alabama Press, 1950.