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Department of History and Political Science
515 Orr Dr.
462 Tucker Hall
Tallahassee, Florida 32307

Dr. Titus Brown

Professor of History, Political Science and African American Studies

Ph.D. Florida State University, 1995

Office: Tucker Hall, Room 407

Phone: (850) 599-3374


Fields of interest:

  • African-American History
  • Public History

Courses Taught:

  • AFA 4936 - Sr Sem Afro-Am Studies
  • AMH 5578 - Prob Afri-Amer History
  • HIS 6971 - Masters Thesis
  • AMH 2020 - US History 1865-Pres
  • AMH 4202 - Twentieth Century United States History
  • AMH 5176 - Civil War Reconstruction


  • "Plantation Economy of Lee County, Georgia: 1850-1865," Research Bulletin, Vol. 33, Spring of 1991.
  • "The Dawn of a New Day: The Effect of World War I on the Entrance of Black Women in Industry" The Griot Vol. II, No. I Spring 1992.
  • "The Twentieth of May: Celebrating African-American Freedom in the South Georgia," Journal of Southwest Georgia History, Vol.VIII, Fall 1993.
  • "Origins of African American Education in Macon, Georgia 1865-1866," Journal of Southwest Georgia History, Vol.XI, Fall 1996
  • "The African American Class Structure and Ideology in Thomasville, Georgia During the Age of Booker T. Washington," Journal of Southwest, Georgia History, (Fall 2000).
  • "A New England Missionary and African-American Education in Macon: Raymond G. von Tobel at the Ballard Normal School, 1908-1935," Georgia Historical Quarterly, Vol.82 Summer 1998.
  • Faith, Firm, and True: African American Education in Macon, Georgia, 1865-1949, (Mercer University Press, 2001).
  • Albany State University: A Centennial History: 1903-2003, (Arcadia Publishers, 2003)
Co-Authored Books:
  • African- American Life on Southern Hunting Plantations, (Arcadia Publishers, 2000)
  • The African American Experience, (McGraw Hill, 2000)
  • Appointed: Florida Historical Commission, 2007
  • Appointed: Florida National Register Review Board, 2007
Professional Activities:
  • Historian of the Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society National Office