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First Name
Last Name
Adams Rychkov
Randolph College, Lynchburg College
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Atlantic World, Reputation and Refashioning, 17th Century Chesapeake, Virginia History, Prostitution History, Early Modern Western Europe,Long 19th century British literature, Russian History & Culture (Imperial/Soviet/Post-Soviet), Archives & Preservation, Ephemera, Western Art. 19th-20th century General Store culture. History of school bus transportation culture.
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About Me

Cheryl Adams Rychkov’s academic interests are wide-ranging with a common focus on the exploration of cultural identity, self-fashioning, reputation, and the preservation of history and culture. Community cohesiveness and continuity is another strong interest. She was awarded the Jamestowne Society Fellowship in 2010 for her work in colonial Virginia history.


Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States, England, Great Britain, Russia
Expertise by Geography
Atlantic, British Isles, England, France, Russia, United Kingdom, United States, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
17th century, Early Modern, Modern, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
American Civil War, American Revolution, American Founding Era, Art & Architectural History, Book History, Children & Youth, Colonialism, Gender, Higher Ed, Libraries & Archives, Local & Regional, Material Culture, Migration & Immigration, Museums, Rebellion & Revolution, Sexuality, Sexual Violence, Women