RESEARCH AND CREATIVE ACTIVITY:
"Robertson's Echo: The Conservation Ethic in the Establishment of Yellowstone and Royal National Parks,” in Yellowstone Science, 2011; 19(3): 6-11.
"Eloquent Brevity: The Arkansas Campaign Diary of Henry Elliott Thompson," Arkansas Historical Quarterly, 2011, Summer; 70 (2): 162-194.
"Iron Men and Paper Warriors: Remarque, Binding, and Weimar War Literature," chapter in All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque Jahrbuch, Brian Murdoch, ed. (Pasadena, Calif.: Salem Press, 2011).
Splendid on a Large Scale: The Writings of Hans Peter Gyllembourg Koch, Montana Territory, 1869-1874 (Helena: Drumlummon Institute and Bedrock Editions, 2010).
"'Whiskey is the Enemy Most Formidable In This Campaign': Capt. Gustavus Cheyney Doane's Fight Against Boredom and Vice During the Geronimo Pursuit," Journal of Arizona History, 2007, Spring; 48 (1): 31-52.
Yellowstone Denied: The Life of Gustavus Cheyney Doane (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2007).
Bishop, Albert Webb. Loyalty on the Frontier: Sketches of Union Men in the South-West, Kim Allen Scott, ed. (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2003).
Manuscript Resources for the Civil War, 2nd edition, 2002. http://libinfo.uark.edu/specialcollections/manuscripts/civilwar.asp (8 January 2003).
"The Sisyphus Syndrome," Southwestern Archivist. 2002 Feb; 25(1):6.
"Belly up to the Information Bar." American Libraries. May 2001, 32(5):70-71.
"A Journey to the Heart of Darkness," Montana: The Magazine of Western History, 2000 Winter; 30 (4): 2-17.
"The Preacher, the Lawyer, and the Spoils of War," Chapter in Civil War Arkansas: Beyond Battles and Leaders (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1999): 101-115.
"A Missing Piece of a Yellowstone Puzzle: The Tangled Provenance of the Cook-Folsom-Peterson Yellowstone Expedition Diary." Yellowstone Science. 1999 Winter; 7(1):12-17.
"The Willson Brothers Come to Montana." Montana: The Magazine of Western History. 1999 Spring; 49(1):58-70.
"A Diminished Landscape: The Life and Death of Major Robert Henry Smith," Missouri Historical Review, 1997 July; 91 (4): 353-72.
"The Civil War in a Bottle: Battle at Fayetteville, Arkansas," Arkansas Historical Quarterly, 1995 Autumn; 54 (3): 239-268.
- Member, Academy of Certified Archivists, 1992
- Arkansas Historical Association
- Society of Southwest Archivists
- Membership committee, 1988 - 1989
- Publications committee, 1992 - 1996
- Chair, Otis A. Hebert Scholarship committee, 1995
- Board of directors, 1996 - 1998
- Montana State University-Bozeman Libraries
- Library Faculty Advisory Committee, 2001-2003
- Library Review Committee, 1998, 2000-2003
- President, Staff Association, 1995
- Alternate Delegate, Faculty Council, 1994 - 1995
- Faculty Council, delegate, 1996 - 2000; 2005-2007
- Microcomputer brochure committee, chair, 1994 - 1995
- Library dean search committee, member, 1994 - 1995
- Reference librarian search committee, chair, 1996
2001 Distinguished Service Award, Society of Southwest Archivists, 2001.|
1996 Lucille Westbrook Award for the best manuscript article on a local
Arkansas topic, Arkansas Historical Association, April 19, 1996.
1994 Lucille Westbrook Award for the best manuscript article on a local
Arkansas topic, Arkansas Historical Association, April 29, 1994.
1990 Layton B. Murphy Memorial Scholarship from the Graduate School of
Library and Information Science, University of Texas at Austin, August,
1990 Scholarship Award from the Arkansas Library Association, July, 1990.
1990 Lucille Westbrook Award for the best manuscript article on a local
Arkansas topic, Arkansas Historical Association, April 13, 1990.
1988 Paper award from the Arkansas Association of College History Teachers, October 7, 1988.
1987 History of Medicine Associates Research Award, University of
Arkansas for Medical Sciences Library, Little Rock, July, 1987.
1987 Violet B. Gingles Award for the best manuscript article on an
Arkansas subject, Arkansas Historical Association, April 17, 1987.
Twice recipient of the Gordon H. McNeil Award for the outstanding
graduate research paper, University of Arkansas Department of History,
1985 and 1986.