College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Steven Davis

Graduate Student
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall
Room 3621


My research interests include Nineteenth-century U.S. History; American Civil War/Reconstruction; Environmental History; and Food History

Advised by Jennifer Weber

Dissertation title: "Civil War in a Can: War as an Agent of Change in Food Consumption and Production, 1850-1870​"

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