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University of New Mexico
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Women, American West, environmental, mobility, Jefferson
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About Me

I am author or editor of works of history including Taking the Wheel:  Women and the Coming of the Motor Age; Seeing Nature Through Gender; Twenty Thousand  Roads:  Women, Movement and the West; Home Lands:  How Women Made the West; Empire and Liberty:  The Civil War and the West; and The Women Jefferson Loved.  I served as Women of the West Chair at the Autry Museum and have curated two major exhibitions so far.  I am also a novelist.  I am a member and former Executive Board member of the Society of American Historians and presently serve on the Executive Board if the Organization of American Historians.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
United States
Expertise by Chronology
4, 5, 8
Expertise by Topic
American Civil War, American Founding Era, American Presidents, Gender, Museums, Public History, Slavery, Women