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Last Name
Rochester Institute of Technology
Website URL
fur trade, memory, commemoration, indigenous, colonialism
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About Me

I’m a historian and higher education administrator. I study the North American Fur Trade, North American Indigenous history, memory and commemoration, historiographical legacies, and Indigenous and environmental histories of North America.

Recent Publications

Carolyn Podruchny and Stacy Nation-Knapper, “Fur Trades.” Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History (November 2016).

“Shoes, Canoes, and Lives in Unexpected Archives: Searching in Fur Trade Ledgers beyond the Hudson’s Bay Company Archives.” Past Imperfect 19 (2016): 35-54.

“’Like putting birds in a cage’: Territory and the Troubled Life of a Spokane Oral History.” Pacific Northwest Quarterly 106 (Summer 2015): 120-38.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
North America, United States
Expertise by Chronology
4, 5, 8
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Environment, Indigenous Peoples, Public History