• The federalist frontier: early American political development in the old northwest 

    Maulden, Kristopher (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    This dissertation examines the role of the early American state, especially institutions created during the 1780s and 1790s, in the settlement of the states of Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois. Focusing on the United States ...
  • A world the printers made : 

    Smith, Steven Carl, 1981- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    My dissertation examines the New York publishing industry from the end of the American Revolution to the Age of Jackson. The dissertation analyzes the set of economic relationships and shared cultural practices that bound ...