Lucy Eldersveld Murphy
Lucy Eldersveld Murphy is Professor of History at the Ohio State University, Newark. Her research focuses on intercultural, interracial, and gender relations on Midwestern American borderlands.
- Mary Elise Antoine and Lucy Eldersveld Murphy, eds., Frenchtown Chronicles of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin by Albert Coryer, Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2016.
- Lucy Eldersveld Murphy, Great Lakes Creoles: A French-Indian Community on the Northern Borderlands, Prairie du Chien, 1750-1860, Cambridge University Press, 2014.
- Rebecca Kugel and Lucy Eldersveld Murphy, eds., Native Women’s History in Eastern North America before 1900: A Guide to Research and Writing, University of Nebraska Press, 2007.
- Lucy Eldersveld Murphy,A Gathering of Rivers; Indians, Métis, and Mining in the Western Great Lakes, 1737-1832, University of Nebraska Press, 2000. Received the Benjamin F. Shambaugh Award, State Historical Society of Iowa.
- Lucy Eldersveld Murphy and Wendy Hamand Venet, eds., Midwestern Women: Work, Community, and Leadership at the Crossroads, a volume of essays; Indiana University Press, 1997.
- EDITED DOCUMENT COLLECTION: “Selma Sully Walker and Native Women's Leadership in Ohio, 1975-2011,” edited by Lucy Eldersveld Murphy, in “Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820,” edited by Kathryn Kish Sklar and Thomas Dublin (Alexandria, Virginia: Alexander Street Press, 2017). Digital resource.
Areas of Expertise
US History to 1877
Women's, Gender and Sexuality History
Ph.D., M.A. History Northern Illinois University
B.A. University of Michigan