Participant Info

First Name
Sarah
Last Name
Keyes
Affiliation
University of Nevada Reno
Website URL
https://www.unr.edu/history/faculty-staff/sarah-keyes
Keywords
U.S. West, Pioneer mythology, U.S.-Indian relations, Landmarks, Landscape
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Personal Info

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About Me
Recent Publications

“Western Adventurers and Male Nurses: Indians, Cholera, and Masculinity in Overland Trail Narratives,” The Western Historical Quarterly, (Spring 2018).

“‘Like a Roaring Lion’: The Overland Trail as a Sonic Conquest,” Journal of American History (June 2009): 19-43.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
United States
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Environment, Gender, Race