Jennifer Bertolet

Jennifer Bertolet

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Visiting & Part-time Faculty


Ph.D.. The George Washington University, 2007


Dissertation:  "After the Meriam Report:  W. Carson Ryan, Jr. and the Transformation of American Indian Education, 1928-1936”

"Trail of Tears," "N. Scott Momaday," and "Relocation" in Encyclopedia of American Indian History, Barry Pritzker and Bruce E. Johnson, eds. ABC-CLIO, 2007.

"Empresario System," "Explorations and Settlements of Juan de Oñate," "Great Migration," "Cambridge Agreement," "Mussel Slough Incident," (with J.L. Brown) and "Homestead Movement" (with Dan E. Clark) in Dictionary of American History, Stanley I. Kutler, ed., Charles Scribner's Sons, 2002.

"John Brown," "Dred Scott," "Justin Morrill," and "Prigg v. Pennsylvania," in

Encyclopedia of the American Civil War, David S. Heidler and Jeanne T. Heidler, eds. ABC-CLIO, 2000.

"Metlakatla Indian Community v. Egan," "Swift v. Leach," "Menominee Tribe of Indians v. United States," and "Organized Village of Kake v. Egan" in The Encyclopedia of American Indian Civil Rights, James S. Olson, ed. Greenwood Press, 1997.

Classes Taught

Hist 1310:  Introduction to American History (to 1876)
Hist 1311:  Introduction to American History (1876 to the present)