Graduate Students Completed Thesis and Dissertation

Completed Theses Since 1936

2019

Max Monegan, “A Different Kind of Community: Queerness and Urban Ambiguity in Northeast Ohio, 1945-1980”

2018

Eli Bosler, “Ohio and California Farmers’ Reaction to the ‘Chinese Question’, 1879-1906”

Alex Fleet, “Peace through Growth: Political Response to Class Conflict in Interwar America, 1919-1923”

Deborah Hoover, “Norman Rockwell: The Business of Illustrating the American Dream”

Mauren Schindler, “Dismantling the Dichotomy of Cowardice and Courage in the American Civil War”

Kimberly Stahler, “Three Dead in South Carolina: Student Radicalization and the Forgotten Orangeburg Massacre”

2017

Megan Smeznik, “‘Whose Digital History’: Closing the Gaps between Academic Historians, Public Historians, and the Public”

Joseph Stewart, “The Appropriation of Abraham Lincoln by Ronald Reagan and Conservative Notions of Lincoln’s Legacy, 1980-1989”

2016

Kayla Mason, “Vérité et Sévérité: The Politics of Memorialization and Cultural Interpretations of the Rafle du Vél d'Hiv, 1945-2012”

Christine Pienoski, “Pyramids of Lake Erie: The Historical Evolution of the Cleveland Museum of Art's Egyptian Collection”

Philip Shackelford, “Fighting for Air: Cold War Reorganization and the U.S. Air Force Security Service, 1945-1952”

Whitney Stalnaker, “Good at Heart: The Dramatization of The Diary of Anne Frank and Its Influence on American Cultural Perceptions”

Nicholas Staudacher, “Theodore Roosevelt’s Construction of the ‘Public Interest’: Rhetoric, Ideology, and Presidential Intervention, 1901-1906”

Ian Varga, “From Living World to a Dead Earth: Mars in American Science since the Space Age”

James Williams, “The Road to Harpers Ferry: The Garrisonian Rejection of Nonviolence”

2015

Jobadiah Christiansen, “Crucifix of Memory: Community and Identity in Greenville, Pennsylvania 1796-Present”

2014

Lauren Cengel, “Making Meaning and Connections: A Study of the Interpretation and Education Practices for the Medieval Collection at the Cleveland Museum of Art”

Jesse Curtis, “Awakening the Nation: Mississippi Senator John C. Stennis, the White Countermovement, and the Rise of Colorblind Conservatism, 1947-1964”

Patrick Finnen, “Strange Times: The Language of Illness and Malaise in Interwar France”

Jonathan Lower, “The Romance of Lead Belly: Race, Identity, and Authenticity in America Blues Music”

Nicholas Mays, “Northern Redemption: Martin Luther King, the United Pastors Association, and the Civil Rights Struggle in Cleveland, Ohio”

2013

Michael Goodnough, “The Campus at Carnival: The Students for a Democratic Society's Heteroglossic Challenge of Unitary Language Authority at Three Ohio Universities, 1967-1970”

Edward Koltonski, “Written in Blood: Negotiating Public Reaction and Professional Objectivity in the Media to the Wayside Murder in Youngstown, Ohio, 1876-1877”

2012

Scott Abrams, “By Any Means Necessary: The League for Human Rights Against Nazism and Domestic Fascism, 1933-1946”

Serene Artino, “To Further the Cause of Empire: Professional Women and the Negotiation of Gender Roles in French Third Republic Colonial Algeria, 1870-1900”

Stephanie Bingham, “The Psychic Bridge: The Spiritualists Movement”

Ilya Braverman,  “A Failed Nazism: The Rise and Fall of the Deutschvolkische Freiheitspartei, 1919-1928”

Emily Wicks, “’Melting Pot or Dumping Ground?’: Racial Discourse in American Science, Magazines, and Textbooks in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries”

2011

Colleen Benoit, “A Woman's 'Natural' Work: Sewing and Notions of Feminine Labor in Northeast Ohio, 1900-1930”

Michelle Curran “Torn Identity: Working women and Their Struggle Between Gender and Class, 1932-1950”

2010

Meyer, Dwight R., "Employing Masculinity as an Agent of Social Change: An Examination of the Writings and Tactics of Robert F. Williams."  

Vincent, Stephanie M.,  “Flipping the Plate: Changing Perceptions of the Shenango China Company, 1945-1991.”

LaRue, Dionna, "From the Streets to the Ivory Tower: The Evolution and Relocation of Radical Thought within 1960s Counterculture."

Mizoguchi, So, "Imaginary Democratization under Turmoil: Embracing the Real Politics and Broadcasting Idealized Democratic Images of the Japanese Emperor, 1945-1947."

Zabic, Sarah, "Student Protest, Praxis, and Purposive Social Action: The Humanist Marxist Critique of the Communist Party of Yugoslavia, 1965-67."

2009

Csehi, Jason Alan Shambach, "When Worlds Collide: The Allied Downgrading of General Dragoljub "Dra?a" Mihailović and Their Subsequent Full Support for Josip Broz "Tito."

Hodge, Adam Roy, "Vectors of Colonialism: The Smallpox Epidemic of 1780-1782 and Northern Great Plains Indian Life."

McCoy, Austin C., "The Creation of an African-American Counterpublic: The Impact of Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality on Black Radicalism during the Black Freedom Movement, 1965-1981."

Patadia, Ashley McMillin, "The Language of Empire and the Case of Indochina: Masculine Discourse in the Shaping and Subverting of Colonial Gender Hierarchies."

Sidwell, Robert W., "Maintaining Order in the Midst of Chaos: General Robert E. Lee's Usage of His Personal Staff."

Wurl, William M., "Admiral William S. Benson and the American Tradition of Sea Power."

2008

George, Nichole, "The Massacre and Memorial of March 5, 1770: Collective Memory, Patriotic Oratory, and the Creation of an American Holiday."

Jenison, Denise, "The Buck Stops Where? The United States, Great Britain, the United Nations, and the Question of Responsibility for Palestine."

O'Leary, Jeffrey, "Unique by Design: American Exceptionalist Thought and the Fenian Fervor of William Henry Seward."

Tremel, Andrew, "Bravely They Advanced: The Sixth United States Colored Troops in the American Civil War."

2007

Brundage, Mathew Thomas, "In Opposition to a Dark and Ignorant People: British Domestic Representations of the Chinese, 1834-1850."

Bunge, Hans-Henning, "Comparing Ancient History Textbooks of Imperial Germany and the Weimar Republic."

Herron, Laura Bender, "Faith in Memory: Holocaust Museums and Their Meaning in Christian America."

Layman, David, "A New Style of Warfare: The Use of Fire Support of Infantry Operations in South Vietnam, 1965-1971."

Lazear, Lisa Riley, "Flawed Families and Changing Roles: Gender Roles and Conservative Backlash in 1980s Films."

Spang, Rebecca Claire, "The Feminine Mistake: A Study of Women Accused of Capital Crimes and Infanticide in Pennsylvania, 1688-1809."

2006

Bauman, Joshua Michael, "Manly Menchen: Jewish Masculinities in Germany after the Holocaust."

Booher, Dawn M., "U.S. Soldiers, the Atomic Bombs, and the Japanese Occupation."

Dean, Pamela Ann Dorazio, "A Space for Everyone and Everything: The Evolution of the Modern Residential Recreation Room, 1920s-1960s."

Fuller, Jeffrey Duane, "Bombing Enemy Civilians: Evolving U.S. Public Perceptions on Strategic Bombing, 1936-1945"

2005

Mujic, Julie Allison, "Through Desperate Eyes: The Rise and Fall of Antebellum Anti-Abolitionist Movements in Cincinnati."

Phillips, Matthew Todd, "Of Wilson and Men: Masculinity and America's Great War Debate, 1914-1917."

Ross, Patrick, "Patrick Cleburne's Emancipation Memorial: Southern Resistance to the Plan for Confederate Independence."

Beane, Frank C. II. "Cultural Jihad in the Antebellum South: Subtextual Resistance and Cultural Retention during the Second Great Awakening, 1789-1865."

2004

Engler, James S., "Independence and Integration in Frontier Ohio: Thomas and Charity Rotch and the Significance of Cultural Origins, Social Imperatives, and Economic Opportunity in the Settling of the Old Northwest."

Flaschka, Monika J., "Competing Ideologies: Race, Rape and Sex in Nazi Germany."

Gnant, Randall, "James Knox Polk and the Acquisition of California."

McFarland, Kelly, "Shaping U.S. Foreign Policy: The Role of World's Fairs, Museum Exhibits, and Research Trips, 1893-1912."

Spillman, Daniel, "For Stability, Liberty, and Morality: Conservation Intellectuals and Social Welfare in the Early to Mid-1960s."

Zarzeczny, Matthew, "Napolean's European Union: The Grand Empire of the United States of Europe."

2003

Clayman, Marjorie, "'A Monarch's Smile Can Set His Subjects Free': The Protest in Phillis Wheatley's Poetry."

Criblez, Adam J., "From Grog Punch to Hard Cider: Tavern Culture on Ohio's Western Reserve, 1796-1840."

Gannon, Jr., John, "Erin's Children on Erie's Shores: The Irish and the Construction of Community in Cleveland, Ohio 1850-1880."

Gossett, Cynthia, "'Our Task is to Present the Truth': State Department Cultural Diplomacy and Benny Goodman's 1962 Jazz Tour of the Soviet Union"

Mooney, Evan, "A Case Study of the Colony at Sagadahoc."

Osborne, Christopher M., "In the Interest of the Western Country: Nationalism in Southwestern Pennsylvania, 1783-1812."

Weinberg, Eric, "Visions of a Rural Future: FDR and Decentralization."

2002

Cary, Ryan Charles, "The Big Con: The Failure of CIA Propaganda Strategy and Tactics in 1954 Guatemala and 1961 Cuba."

Cross, John W., "Exploiting the Exploration of Capital: How the Imperial Russian Government Benefited from British Investment in the Caucasian Oil Fields, 1896-1914."

2001

McMurry, Philip, "'Where my natural roots lead me': Joshua L. Chamberlain--The Origins of a Civil War Officer."

Mercer, John L., "Voices of the Tribe: Seven Decades of Cleveland Indians Radio Broadcasting."

2000

De Vries, Kirsten Marie, "Gathering at the Tomb: Saints and the Frankish Community in Sixth- and Seventh-Century Gaul."

Fleischer, Sterling Victor, "Public Sculpture, Public Debate and the Politics of Commemoration: The George Segal Controversy and the Memorialization of May 4, 1970, at Kent State University."

Gestrich, Susan, "Public Opinion and Political Propaganda in Seventeenth Century France: The Case of the Parliamentary Fronde, 1649."

1999

Straub, Robert Joseph, "A Question of Recognition: U.S. Attitudes Toward Race and Its Effects on the Recognition of Latin American Nations in the Early Nineteenth Century."

Waggoner, Jason S., "Three Out of Many: Prominent Potteries of East Liverpool, Ohio, 1840-1999."

1998

Bowden, Robin L., "Reactive Response: American Denazification Policy in Germany, 1944-1946."

Kvet, Bryan W.,  "'Nazis, I hate these guys': Portraits of Germans in American World War II Films, 1939-1994."

Mieyal, Timothy J., "A Story of Valor: The Seventh Ohio Volunteer Infantry."

Niederberger, Trent Robert, "Supply in Virginia: The Civil War Career of Perley Peabody Pitkin"

Oliu, Paul Marc, "Public Opinion and the Act to Prohibit the International Slave Trade, 1803-1808."

1997

Kelly, Patrick D., "A Story of Proven Loyalty: The Sixty-First Ohio."

Lautenschlager, Julie Lynn, "'I will waste nothing': American Women's Patriotism Seen Through World War II-Era Cookbooks."

Trenchard, Kelly D., "The Home Front Spheres in the North: Fannie Bailey and Oberlin, Ohio During the Civil War."

1996

Jurkovic, Kimberly Lynne,  "Tuscarawas County During the Civil War: Life on a Rural Home Front."

Megery, Michael E., "Master and Servant? The Boundaries of Master/Servant Law and Labor Relations in Early Republican Ohio, 1806-1860."

Netos, Eleftherios, "In Quest of Expediency: Cyprus on the Road to Independence, 1947-1959."

Thompson, Anna Kristina, "The Changing Ideal of British Motherhood, 1850-1904: From the Moral Educator to the Scientific Hope of the Race."

Weimer, Daniel, "Drug Abuse and the Heroin Epidemic among American Soldiers in the Vietnam War, 1970-72."

1995

Adinolfi, Karen Denise, "A Survey of the State of the Art: Public Programming Among Local Historical Societies in Northeast Ohio."

Agnello, John J., "Change and Continuity: Japanese Secondary Education Before and After the Report of the United States Education Mission."

Craig, Bryan Allen, "The Great 1859-1860 French Invasion Scare in Great Britain."

Dempsey, Jane,  "Reverend John Beach and Episcopal-Congregational Conflict in Connecticut, 1700-1782."

Forster, Jennifer, "A Borrowed Blast of Wind: Thomas Edwards and the Gangraena Controversy of 1646."

Hunt, Paul Francis, "An Institutional and Doctrinal Study of the Colonial Militias' Role in the American Revolutionary War."

Lampert, Rebecca Jane, "Rewriting Womanhood: Ideology and Gender in the Writing of Lydia Maria Child."

Nalmpantis, Kyriakos, "Heirs to Alexander: A Comparative Analysis of Greek and Slav Macedonian Nationalism."

Ray, LaJean, "The Making of an Activist: Rubie J McCollough."

Settje, David E., "Protestant 'Righteous Indignation': The Roosevelt Vatican Appointment of 1940."

Smets, Kristine A. J., "Gazette van Moline and the Belgian-American Community, 1907-1921."

1994

Campbell-Shoaf, Heidi S., "Woman of the World: Biography of Princess Agnes Joy Salm-Salm."

Frazier, Kevan Delany, "Model Industrial Subdivisions: Goodyear Heights and Firestone Park and the Town Planning Movement in Akron, Ohio, 1910-1920."

Slay, Terry Alan, "Harry S Truman, David K. Niles, and the Creation of Israel."

Stocke, John Gregory, "Guarding the Machine: The Ideological Implications of Civil Defense in the United States, 1949-1965."

1993

Batchelor, Robert P., "The Delicate Balance: The Brussels Pact, NATO, and the United States, 1948-1951."

Carlson, James R., "Television Strategy in the 1952 Presidential Election: A Comparative Study of the Eisenhower and Stevenson Campaigns."

Chenier, Robert P., "Before Jackie Robinson: African-American Athletes in Northern Ohio."

Coffing, Karen Bartley., "Southern Womanhood Preached to a National Audience: The Writings of Corra Harris, Author and Novelist."

Fisher, James E., "Magistrate and Minister: The Public Life of Thomas Lloyd."

Heinlein, John C., "Rhythmic Response: Jazz and Bebop and the Political Implications of African American Music, 1936-1952."

Hoover, Michael D., "Pariah to Partner: The United States, Franco Spain, and Western Defense in the Early Cold War."

Johnson, Freddie L., III, "Mountain Warrior: The Politics and Military Career of Albert Gallatin Jenkins."

Kaufman, Louisa Mae, "William Blathwayt and the British Colonial Network in the Chesapeake, 1680-1717."

Lantry, Douglas Nevin, "Aeronautical Artifacts in America: History, Problems, and Current Methods."

Sobocinski, Carl H., "Georges Clemenceau: Visionary or Pragmatist."

Sternberg, Ruth, "Cleveland Museum of Art and the Modernizing Process: 1916-1929."

1992

Allen, Keith, "Die Volle Befreiung der proletarischen Frauenwelt: Gender, Culture, and Class in the SPD Women's Journal, die Gleichheit, 1892-1914."

Kolcun, Brett, "The Role of Emancipation in Ohio's Regimental Politics During the Civil War."

Sampson, Joyce, "Popular Prophecies in England, 1510-1690."

Talbot, James Frederic, "Canada and NATO: For the First Generation."

Wagenaar, Larry J., "The Early Political History of Holland, Michigan, 1847-1868."

Zebley, Kathleen Rosa, "God and Liberty: The Life of Charles Wesley Slack."

1991

McCombs, William Douglas, "The Great Outdoors of God: William H. H. Murray and Changing Nineteenth-Century American Views of Nature."

Riga, Lori Beth, "Early Modern British Histories: A Study in Political Theory."

Robinson, Lisabeth, "To Take a Life: Murder and the Popular Press of England, 1573-1660."

Rondeau, Steven A., "Immigrants, Industrialists and the Great War: Americanization in Akron, Cleveland and Youngstown, 1916-1920."

1990

McMahon, Louis L., "The Historical Vision of G. K. Chesterton."

Moyseenko, James Joseph, "Western Perceptions of Russia From 1917 to 1921."

1989

Burton, Gweneth Anne, "The Big Three and the Death of the European Defense Community: American, French, and British Perspectives."

Krabbendam, Hans, "Serving the Dutch Community: A Comparison of the Patterns of Americanization in the Lives of Two Immigrant Pastors."

Rich, Ronald D., "Puritan Attitudes Toward Art: Aesthetic and Cultural Patterns in the Gravestone Art of New England, 1620-1720."

1988

Cahill, Colleen R., "The Status, Role, and Lifestyle of Union Officers in the Civil War."

Lersch, Arthur D., "Marius Racine Robinson: The Life and Beliefs of a Radical Abolitionist."

1987

Kern, James E., "Assimilation in the German-American Community of Cleveland: The Impact of the First World War."

Morrow, Tod T., "The Controversy Concerning Ohio's Ratification of the Eighteenth Amendment."

Vinch, James J., "Mr. Justice Potter Stewart on the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals."

1986

Drakatos, Kyriakoula, "The English Cistercian Nunneries of Yorkshire Between 1267 and 1340."

Rosenberg, Victor, "The United States and the Geneva Conference on Indochina."

Scarry, James M., "Relations Among the Nazi Elite During World War II: Competition for Power and Succession."

Thompson, Joseph Conan, "The Great-Little Battle of Pilot Knob."

1985

Carey, Anthony Gene, "Parties Old and New: Maine Law and Anti-Nebraska Fusion in Ohio, 1853-1854."

Daley, John Leslie Sanderson, "General's Education: The Combat Leadership of High Judson Kilpatrick 1861-1864."

1984

Ballard, Jack S., "History of the Third United States Army Corps, of the Army of the Potomac, in the Peninsular Campaign."

Benedetto, Elizabeth, "Benjamin Franklin and the Diplomatic Game."

Keefer, Bradley S., "They Stood To Their Guns: The 104th Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War."

Kester, Leigh Aaron, "Calvinists in the Tudor Church of England: Bartholomew Traheron, Alexander Nowell, William Whitaker."

1983

Casey, Patricia, "NATO, Greece and Turkey 1949-1952."

Loizos, Dimitrios, "Land, Peasants, and State Policy in Interwar Greece (1924-1928)."

Markwardt, Richard A., "A Policy of Pragmatism: United States Diplomatic Relations With Spain, 1949-1953."

Morton, Julia Jenkins, "A Thousand Men for a Thousand Days: The 103d Ohio in the Civil War."

Reiter, Kimberly Dawn S., "The Pagan Cults of Roman Britain: The Inscriptional Evidence."

Sinke, Suzanne M., "Dutch Immigrant Women in the Late Nineteenth Century: A Comparative Analysis."

1982

Antonini, John A., "The Shift from Isolationism: An Historiographical Study, 1919-1941."

Evans, Timothy S., "The Reality and Rhetoric of Liberation: A Study of Liberation as a Major Objective of U.S. Foreign Policy, 1952-1956."

Kurtz, John Paul, "Guatemala: 1931-1981, With Special Reference to U. S. Foreign Policy."

Mason, Kenneth, "The Battle of the Petersburg Crater."

VanWyk, Russel Duane, "The United States and the Integration of the Federal Republic: The German Election of 1953."

1981

DiCola, Louis F., "The Korean War as Seen by the Chicago Tribune, the New York Times, and The Times of London."

Hochmann, Elizabeth Katherine-Maria, "The Distribution of the Pagan Cults of Pannonia on the Basis of Inscriptional Evidence."

Uzoechi, Innocent Ferdinand Anidile, "The British Conquest and Administration of Udi Division, 1908-1930."

Van Vugt, William E., "English Emigrant Guidebooks and Pamphlets 1860-1899: The Image of America."

1980

Arnold, Lucinda K., "Our God, Our Country, Our Rights! The National Parish in Youngstown, Ohio, 1853-1943."

Bereznay, Kevin Joseph, "Immigration and Industrialization: A Study of Lorain, Ohio 1895-1910."

Kipp, Harrington Streat, "War Tax Resistance: The Biography of an Anti-War Organization."

Minor, Margaret Sinclair, "George Junkin: Conscience to Controversy."

Taylor, Roger R., "The Legendary Prince and the Historical Edward Tudor: A Study of Edward VI."

1979

Folck, Linda Leigh, "A Biography of Betsey Mix Cowles."

Joling, Kenneth L., "Johann Wichern, Adolf Stoecker, Friedrich Naumann, and the Social Question, 1848-1900: Protestant Pragmatism Vs. Socialist Millenarianism."

Mazeika, Rasa Joana, "Lithuanian Relations in the Papal See (1316-1382)."

Schaper, Betty Ann, "The French Socialist and Communist Parties and the Imperial Question 1919-1940."

1978

Matijasic, Thomas David, "Ohio's Reaction to the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850."

Powell, Walter Louis, "The New London Raid, 1781."

Waite, Charles Jeffrey, "The Impact of the Cold War on the Western Hemisphere Alliance System."

Vanderstel, David Gordon, "The Dutch of Grand Rapids, Michigan: A Study of Social Mobility in a Midwestern Urban Community, 1850-1870."

1977

Benson, Jane A., "The Militant Persuasion: Leaders of the National Woman's Party and the National American Woman Suffrage Association."

Bowen, Nancy MacClellan, "Elizabeth Tudor's Self-Concept: An Interpretation of Her Letters."

Jurkovic, Lynne Dunn, "The United States and the Brussels Pact: The Creation of Western Unity."

Reiss, Joan F., "America's 'Last' Chance in China? The Marshall Mission Reconsidered."

Schill, Paul Anthony, "The Farm Bloc, Progressivism, and the Harding Administration, 1921-1923."

Schroer, Colleen Murphy, "From Ostracism to Rapprochement: American Diplomatic Relations With Spain, 1945-1950."

Smith, E. Timothy, "The Cold War in Italy: Italian-American Relations, 1945-1949."

1976

Bills, Scott Laurence, "The Politics of U. S. Policy Formation toward Indochina 1945-1948."

Demming, David W., "A Social and Demographic Study of Cuyahoga County Blacks, 1820-1860."

Gorman, Thomas T., "The Goal and the Path: The Political Thought of Victor Adler."

Stropki, George Steven, "The Vice Presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson"

1975

Herlehy, Thomas J., "The Apostle of the Sun: The Historiography and Politics of D. H. Lawrence."

Jackson, David L., "The Russian Pre-Christian Religion and Its Influence on the Religious, Social and Ethical Thought of the Kievan Period."

Johns, Lee, "The Peace Democrats of Ohio in the 1862 and 1863 Ohio Elections."

Lash, Jeffrey N., "Joseph E. Johnston and the Confederate Railroads, 1861-1865."

Rosswurm, Kevin Michael, "A Strike in the Rubber City: Rubber Workers, Akron, and the IWW, 1913."

1974

Corbett, P. Scott, "Junks and Steamships on the Yangtze River and at the Northern Treaty Ports, 1862-1878: A Symbiotic Relationship."

Doezema, William Reynold, "Railroad Management's Accommodation With the Government, 1885-1916: Railroad Journals as a Vantage Point."

Kellogg, Jefferson Bradley, "A Study of Negro Direct Action Activity During the Depression: The Selective Buying Campaigns in Chicago, Baltimore, Cleveland, Washington, New York and Richmond."

Lamont, John A., "The Atom Bomb: Diplomacy and the Termination of the War in the Pacific."

Moore, A. Gregory, "The Preservation of Friendship: Roosevelt and the Japanese, 1905-1908."

Norwalk, Frank E., "The United States, Great Britain and Emerging India, 1941-1947."

Reddy, Sundari, "John Stuart Mill and the Women's Movement in England."

1973

Blaine, Craig J., "Forgotten Men: A Collective Biography of Black and White Ohioans in the Ranks of the Union Army."

Cardinal, Eric J., "The Development of an Anti-slavery Political Majority: Portage County, Ohio, 1830-1856."

Cook, Stephen Randolph, "Henry Goddard: Director of the Bureau of Juvenile Research, 1919-1922."

Douglass, David George, "Emperor Tewodros II, 1855-1868."

Hiscox, Arthur R., "Oliver Cromwell's Western Design: A Study in the Survival of Elizabeth Strategy."

Mattern, James H., "Sir Austen Chamberlain and British League of Nations Policy, 1924-1929."

Naber, Joseph F., "The Harvard Loyalists in the Revolutionary Era."

Smith, Sharon, "Minnesota Espionage Act of 1917."

Spengler, Alexandra, "The Compagnie universelle du canal maritime de Suez From Its Origin to 1956."

Wilkins, Charles Phillip, "George F. Kennan and the Cold War in Europe 1947-1968."

Zinz, Kenneth M., "The Future Outlook League of Cleveland: A Negro Protest Organization."

1972

Clifford, Amy H., "Feminism in Ohio, 1848-1857."

Di Angi, Philip Guy, "The Lost Alliance: A Study of the Social Gospellers and the American Labor Movement, 1877-1918."

Dykstra, Douglas, "The Richard Rush Ministry to Great Britain, 1818-1825."

Foroughi, Khosrow, "NATO: Battleground of Personalities, De Gaulle versus Kennedy."

Goliber, Thomas J., "Cuyahoga Blacks: A Social and Demographic Study, 1850-1880."

Gosman, Fred G., "Opposition to Abolition in Cincinnati, 1835-1840."

Grady, J. Patrick, "American Liberalism and the Poor, 1950-1959."

Kelty, James C., "Evolution of the Office of Naval Research."

Lariccia, Robert James, "A Comparison of the Religious Attitudes of St. Ignatius de Loyola and Juan de Valdes."

Lazarus, Michael, "Albert Gallatin and France 1816-1823."

Mahl, Thomas Earl, "A History of Individual and Group Action in Promoting National Gun Control Legislation During the Interwar Period, 1919-1941."

Marshall, William James, Jr., "Reuben G. Beasley in London, American Consul and Agent for Prisoners, 1811-1815."

Mohr, James D., "Heinrich Bullinger's Opinions Concerning Martin Luther."

Newcombe, Ellen Mikulak, "The Development of Volunteer Service in Social Welfare: The Junior League."

Olynyk, William N., "The Ukrainian Autocephalic Orthodox Church, 1921-1927; Its Rise and Fall in the Soviet Ukraine."

Snider, James B., "Representative John M. Vorys and Interim Aid for Europe, 1947."

Stout, Harry S., "The New England Intellectuals, 1640-1660: A Social Exploration."

Williams, Christopher Yula, "Politics and Religion in Henrician England, 1540-47."

Yeropoli, Frank William, "Francis James Jackson in the United States, 1809 to 1810."

1971

Bender, Mark L., "The Failure of General William Hull at Detroit in 1812 and Its Immediate Effects Upon the State of Ohio."

Burton, William John, "Leaders Who Followed: The Attitudes of John Adams and Timothy Pickering Toward Black People and Slavery as a Case Study of Massachusetts Society in the Late Eighteenth Century."

Gargasz, George G., "Two Case Studies of Benedictinism."

Geary, James W., "Ohio Congressional and Newspaper Attitudes Toward the Conscription Legislation of the Thirty-Seventh Congress."

Helder, Rita Sue, "A Phase of French Feminism: La Fronde: 1897-1926."

Hope, Carolyn Ann, "Some Eschatological and Death Patterns in Massachusetts, 1620-1686."

Hunter, Henry Joseph, "The Capsulized History of Harold H. Burton."

Maroa, John M., "Christian Missions and the Evolution of Kenya Nationalism, 1844-1945."

Oldynski, John A., "Pennsylvania Germans and Their Proprietary Government 1700-1756."

Prusha, Anne B., "A History of Kirtland, Ohio."

Trongyoungmoon, Vanida, "The Economic Ideas in the Writings of Cotton Mather."

Weber, David E., "Negro Voting Behavior in Cleveland: 1928-1945."

Yang, Emily Jung-cheng, "Yalta and China."

1970

Andolina, Joseph A., "Municipal Party Politics: The Emergence of an Opposition in the Manchester Corporation Council, 1844-1845."

Clark, Darlene, "The Propaganda of the American Colonization Society from 1816 to 1840."

Grimmett, Richard F., "Isolationist Opposition to NATO 1949-1951: A Study of Senatorial Attitudes."

Harrold, Stanley, "Opposition to the Mexican War in Ohio."

Heun, Theodore A., "The Background and History of Desegregation Under the United States Office of Education Guidelines, 1954-1968."

Koch, Joseph E., "Bishops and Clerical Celibacy in Thirteenth-Century England."

Kusmer, Kenneth L., "Black Cleveland: The Origins and Development of a Ghetto, 1890-1930."

Law, John Wesley, "Alpena, Michigan, 1900-1950."

Plant, Christopher Henri, "Benjamin Franklin's Attitudes Toward Blacks and Indians."

Robinson, Marlene, "Ohio's Reaction to John Brown's Raid."

Ross, David E., "The Movement for the Direct election of Senators, 1890-1913."

Schroder, Alan, "A History of Mortgage Lending in Portage County, Ohio, 1840-1899."

Sosnowski, Thomas C., "The Mazarinades: A Study of Seventeenth Century France."

Wardian, Richard, "Admiral Von Tirpitz and the Fatherland Party, 1917/18."

Wilson, Frederick B., "The Dissolution of the Cistercian Nunneries."

Wojnar, Mary Jo, "American Negro Reaction to the U.S. Occupation of Haiti."

1969

Aldersley, Vivienne, "Cura annonae in Roman Politics 123 B.C. to 53 B.C."

Hagen, Arthur, "The Social Philosophy of John Ruskin: The Evolution of His Thought, 1819-1860."

Hart, Arline J., "The Influence of Nicholas Berdyaev on Modern Religious Thought."

Hatzenbuehler, Ronald L., "The Election of 1812."

Johnson, Brian D., "Anglo-French Relations and the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939."

Kronemeyer, Ronald J., "The Problem of Evolution and Progress: A Study of Four Victorian Scientists."

Murray, Daniel J., "Sir Stafford Northcote and Financial Policy, 1874-1880."

Pendle, Frank E., Jr., "Southern Populism and Tenancy."

Trenta, Louis S., "Historians and the Origins of Citeaux."

Werne, Joseph Richard, "Mexican Instability in United States-Mexican Relations, 1853-1858."

Whitman, Janice R., "War: As a Catalyst On Higher Education 1914-1918."

Yurtinus, John F., "The Kinkaid Act, A Study of Nebraska's Enlarged Homestead Law."

1968

Conklin, Robert D., "Adolf Hitler's Personal Appraisal of the United States."

DeMatteo, David P., "The Castro Revolution as Presented in The New York Times, 1956-1958.""

Derry, Robert Thomas, "Soviet and Chinese Relations With the Democratic Republic of Viet-Nam 1947-1955."

Gutzwiller, Albert G., "The Progress of Truman's Civil Rights Program."

Hudson, Henry T., "The Development of Luther's Concept of the Nature of the Church."

Jordan, Maynard A., "United States-Haitian Relations: 1934-1957."

Lytle, Patrick A., "The War Industries Board During World War I."

McQuilkin, David K., "Some German Views Toward Russia, 1904-1905."

Murphy, Richard C., "Progressive Influence in a Conservative Administration: An Investigation of the Agricultural Legislation of the 67th Congress."

Pieper, Thomas I., "Ohio and the Revolutionary War: Fort Laurens, 1778-1779."

Summers, Paul J., "Soviet Economic Penetration in Rumania: 1944-1953."

Woehrmann, Judith Sheets, "School Segregation in the Press of the Old Northwest, 1954-1962."

1967

Darce, Mariam M., "The Soviet Withdrawal From Manchuria in 1945-46."

De Fraye, Herman, "The Economic Position of the Ukraine, 1948-1953."

Dimitroff, Nick J., "James A. Farley -- Franklin D. Roosevelt Political Split."

Eaton, James W., "Joshua R. Giddings: Antislavery Congressman."

Hennis, Glenn R., "Jan Christian Smits and the Formation of the League of Nations."

Iannicca, Linda M., "Views of Asia. Concepts Expressed by French, German and English Historians in Their Universal Works, 1800-1870."

Janke, Arthur E., "The Political Re-emergence of the Don Cossacks, 1917-1918."

Lane, Elizabeth J., "The Political Role of T. W. Lawrence of Arabia."

Ludwig, Lowell Marcus, "Friedrich Max Müller (1823-1900): The Founder of  'The Science of Religion'."

Marec, Ronald E., "The Fiery Cross: A History of the Ku Klux Klan in Ohio, 1920-1930."

Morgan, Dorothy P., "Conflicting Interpretations of the Emperor Tiberius."

Parthenakis, Thomas, "Christian A. Herter: His Influence and Involvement in U.N.R.R.A., the European Recovery Program and the Truman Point-Four Program."

Skidmore, Patricia G., "The Political Career of Sir Francis Windebank, 1632-46: A Study in Administrative History."

Sterrett, James H., "The Settlement of Beechwoods, a Rural Scotch-Irish Community in Northwestern Pennsylvania."

Weisberger, Ronald D., "The Federal Government and Literary Censorship During the Nineteenth-Twenties: Activities of the United States Post Office Department and the Bureau of Customs."

Wye, Christopher G., "Walter Lippmann: The Genesis of a Progressive, 1889-1917."

Zumbar, William W., "The Expectations of Lenin Respecting the Russian National Economy Under the Bolsheviks, 1895-1917."

1966

Banks, James G., "The Dixiecrat Movement and Its Influence on the Republican Campaign of 1964."

Emerich, Jack L., "The Effects of Soldier Morale on the Russian Revolutions of 1917."

Gerome, Frank A., "United States Policy Toward Mexico During the First Phase of the Mexican Revolution."

Holder, James R., "The Reputation of David Hume's Epistemology in 19th-Century Britain and America."

Liviola, George, "Luigi Sturzo and the Partito Popolare Italiano, 1919-1926."

May, Joseph Turner, "A History of the Bricker Amendment."

Sommer, Larry, "The Russian Expeditionary Force in France 1914-1918: Myth and Reality."

1965

Baughman, Ray M., "Organization of the Steelworkers at the Republic Steel Corporation Plants in Stark County, 1930-1937."

Corbi, Leanne, "The Public Life of John Armstrong."

Culpepper, Betty M., "The Negro and the Black Laws of Ohio, 1803-1860."

Floyd, James R., "The Federal Theater and the Federal Government."

Kontos, Peter G., "The Influence of Marxism on Novels of Social Protest: 1930-1939."

Linville, Twila M., "The Dissolution of an Alliance: A Study of Franco-American Relations, 1797-1801."

Muncie, John G., "The Controversy Over Federal Aid to Education During the Period of the Eighteenth Congress."

Richeson, David Randall, "Canadian-American Defense Relations: 1947 to 1957: An Evaluation of Canadian Attitudes."

1964

Giglio, James N., "Harry M. Daugherty: Attorney General 1921-1924."

Gosling, Arthur R., "Jonathan Russell and the War of 1812: The Tactics of Diplomacy in Crisis."

Nicholls, Robert M., "A History of the American Ship Building Company in Lorain, Ohio, 1899-1963."

Perusek, Wesley, "The Changing Nature of Work in Selected American Manufacturing Industries."

Pesda, John L., "Russian Jewish Attitude Toward the Russian War Effort 1914-1917."

Smith, Arthur D., "The Supreme Court and Segregated Schools."

Thomas, Edmund B., "The Wyoming Land Dispute: A Study of Mediation in Early America."

1963

Banks, Larry H., "David Lloyd George and the Reparations Issue, 1918-1922."

Davis, Robert R., "Anglo-Spanish Relations Under James I, 1603-25."

Linville, Lyle E., "The Exposition Universelle of 1889."

Thiry, Alexander, "A Hungarian Experience in Democracy: The Karolyi Regime of 1918-1919."

1962

Breen, Donald J., "The History of the Federal Civil War Prison of Johnson's Island, Ohio, 1862-1865."

Segraves, Joe, "British Policy Toward American Prisoners of War in the American Revolution."

Smith, Carlton B., "The Susquehanna Valley and Federalist Foreign Policy."

1961

Broadwater, Aloha, "Rufus King and American Foreign Policy: Minister to England in the Administrations of George Washington, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson, 1796-1803."

Jirkans, Raymond J., "Racial Tensions in Ohio Politics, 1865-1871."

McCann, Francis D., Jr., "Vice-President Nixon's Trip to South America, 1958."

Meyer, James A., "The Origins, Structure, and Nature of the Far Eastern Republic."

1960

Buck, Anne W., "Robert A. Taft: The Emergence of a Statesman."

Roberto, Marcus A., "Franklin D. Roosevelt, Martin L. Davey, and the 'Little Steel' Strike."

Schmidt, Martin E., "The Egyptian Question: French Policy Relative to Egypt and the Sudan, 1885-1904."

Thomas, Jack Ray, "A History of the Inter-American Highway."

Tyrrell, Ronald W., "Charles E. Coughlin: Critic of the Roosevelt Administration (1933-1942)."

1959

Barker, Harold D., "Monasteries and Monastic Charity in the Reign of Henry VIII."

Froehlich, Richard C., "The Early Development of the Lake Shore Railroad System in Ohio, 1845-1970."

Judy, James R., "Friedrich Von Holstein and Franco-German Relations, 1890-1906."

Miller, Robert F., "The Stimson Doctrine as a Force in United States-Japanese Relations, 1931-1941."

Patsouris, Louis, "Léon Blum and French Socialism: The Early Years Through the Dissolution of the Popular Front in 1938."

Weakland, John Edgar, "Recent American Catholic Sociological Thought."

1958

Chen, Yuehong, "Anglo-American Policy Toward China, 1895-1905."

Lewis, Raymond J., "Sir Edward Grey and Britain's Straits Policy, 1905-1915."

1957

Bizic, Steven, "Idea of a Balkan Federation 1930-35."

Dumitrescu, Leontina, "Some Aspects of Romanian Ecclesiastical Development and Secularization of Monastic Lands Under Alexander Cuza."

Hilb, Horace F., "A Study of the Emotionalism in Charles Austin Beard's Writings on American Foreign Policy."

Jacobsen, Glenn W., "Pennsylvania and the Federal Constitution of 1787: Radicalism Versus Conservatism in a Democratic State."

McCardel, Patricia A., "The British Role in the Indian Wars in Ohio, 1790-1795."

1956

Coulter, Thomas, "Some Aspects of the Life and Thought of Alexis de Tocqueville."

Rowe, Joseph M., "The Court-Martial of Commodore David Porter, United States Navy, 1825."

Stedronsky, Joe M., "The Historical Development and Use of the American Tank in Comparison With Foreign Development."

1954

Naumann, William H., "A Comparative Study of the Roles of Christianity, Enlightenment, and Romanticism in American Democratic Faith, 1800-1850."

1953

Appelbaum, Norman M., "Japanese Intervention in Siberia, 1917-1925."

Hurst, Lora Ruth, "The Effort of Military Operations Upon Civilian Life in Winchester, Virginia, During the Civil War."

Rozycki, Stanley R., "The Warsaw Uprising of 1944: The Military and Political Background."

Ulrich, William E., "The History of the Erie Railroad in Kent and Its Effect Upon the Past and Present Development of the City of Kent, Ohio."

1952

Karcz, Jerzy F., "Some Aspects of Statism and Planning in Poland, 1921-1939."

1951

Bumgartner, Louis, "Some Chapters of the History of Marion, Ohio."

Watts, Floyd Elden, "A Study of Anglo-Egyptian Relations, 1914-1945."

1950

Archer, Robert Henry, "Franz Sigel, Major General U. S. V."

Broemson, Betty, "Canton, Ohio, 1860-1865."

Dussell, Richard W., "A Study of the Herndon-Gibbon Expedition to the Amazon, 1851-1852."

Marlow, Margaret Ann, "Republican Antecedents for the Imperial Powers of Augustus."

1949

Conley, Mary Ann, "The Historical Significance of the Choosing of the Vice Presidents."

Light, Liangliang, "China's Relations With Soviet Union: An Essay on Contemporary History."

Lysek, Pawel, "Polish Views on the New Polish-German Border." 

1947

Beal, Vernon Lester, "A Study of the Attitude of the Government of the United States Toward the Latin American Countries in 1826: As Shown in Documents Concerning the Panama Congress of That Year."

MacDonald, William H., "A Study of Military Tactics Used in the Civil War in Comparison With the Tactics of World War II."

1942

Stefanik, Milan, "Activities of the United States in the Establishment of the Czechoslovak Republic, 1914-1919."

Thorne, Irene, "The Anti-Slavery Movement in Ohio as Illustrated by the Abolition Movement and the Underground Railroad."

1941

Emmons, Edna N., "The Relationship of the Public Lands to the Issue of Sectionalism Versus Nationalism Between 1830 and 1837."

Roth, Bertha Josephine, "American Interest and Activity in Texas, 1821-1836."

1939

McCague, George S., "The United States Indian Trade Establishments."

Manko, Thomas, "'Peace in Our Time.'"

Schaible, Lillian M., "The Confirmation of the Foreign Land Titles in the United States."

1938

Shank, Eugene L., "Problems Involved in the Adaptation of the Southern Railroads to Warfare: 1861-1865."

1936

Leeper, Velma LaRue, "History, Customs and Social Life of the Amish in Ohio With Special Reference to Holmes County."

Completed Dissertations Since 1966

2019

Joel Baehler, “Always Worth the Trouble: Stephen Donaldson, Gay Identity, and Citizenship in the United States, 1966 to 1996”

Michael Goodnough, “‘Shifting Faster Than the Colors of a Spinning Mirrored Globe’: Health, Fitness, Dieting, and Antimodernism in American Culture and Thought, 1973-1984”

2018

Michele Curran Cornell, “Romanticizing Patriarchy: Patriotic Romance and American Military Marriages during World War II”

David Demaree, “Consuming Lincoln: Abraham Lincoln’s Western Manhood in the Urban Northeast, 1848-1861”

Aaron Pride, “Religious Ideology in Racial Protest, 1901-1934: The Origins of African Neo-Abolitionist Christianity in the Religious Thought of William Monroe Trotter and in the Public Rhetoric of the Boston Guardian in the Struggle for Civil Rights”

Robert Sidwell, “Sacrificing for the Lost Cause: General Robert E. Lee’s Personal Staff”

2017

Denise Jension, "In Accordance with the Best  Traditions of American Democracy': Arab Americans, Zionists, and the Debate over Palestine, 1940-1948."

2016

Bryan Kvet, "Red and Wite on the Silver Screen: The Shifting Meaning and Use of American Indians in Hollywood Films from the 1930s to the 1970s"

John Mercer, "Giles Waldo Shurtleff: A Biography of Oberlin's Favorite Son"

Stephanie Vincent, “‘An Ancient Industry in a Modern Age’: The Growth an Struggles of the American Pottery Industry, 1870-2015”

2015

Matthew Brundage, "Where We Would Extend the Moral Power of Our Civilization: American Cultural and Political Foreign Relations with China, 1843-1856"

Hans-Henning Bunge, "Germany's Cultural Ideology of Bildung, 1870-1945"

Jeff O'Leary, "Manufacturing Reality: The Display of the Irish at World's Fairs and Exhibitions, 1983 to 1965"

Leon Perkowski, "In The Shadow of Vietnam: The Politics and Discourse of U.S. Troop Withdrawals from Korea, 1969-1979"

Molly Sergi, "Witness to Death: The Journal of Emily Nash, Nineteenth-Century Geauga County Professional Mourner"

Heidi Weber, "Power, Prestige, and Influence of the Nineteenth-Century Upcountry Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina Cotton Planters and Their Appropriation of The Greek Revival House"

2014

Melissa Steinmetz, “National Insecurity in the Nuclear Age: Cold War Manhood and the Gendered Discourse of U.S. Survival, 1945-1960”

2013

Kim Carey, “Straddling the Color Line: Social and Political Power of African American Elites in Charleston, New Orleans, and Cleveland, 1880-1920”

Gregory Jones, ”They Fought the War Together: Southeastern Ohio's Soldiers and Their Families During the Civil War”

Timothy Wintour, “The Buck Starts Here: The Federal Reserve and Monetary Politics from World War to Cold War, 1941-1951”

2012

Erika Briesacher,  “Cultural Currency: Notgelt, Nordische Woche, and the Nordische Geseelschaft”

Steve Haynes, “An Alternative Vision: The United States, Latin America, and the League of Nations, 1921-1922” (Recipient of the Ohio Academy of History Dissertation Award 2014)

Chad Lower, “The Political Ideology of Connecticut's Standing Order”

Julie Mujic, “Between Campus and War: Students, Patriotism, and Education at Midwestern Universities during the American Civil War”

2011

Kurt Eberly, "Pennsylvanians, Foreign Relations, and Politics, 1775-1790"

Brenda Faverty, “Honor and Gender in the Antebellum Plantation South”

Miriam Kahn, “Werner and His Empire: The Rise and Fall of a Gilded Age Printer”

Matthew Phillips, “The Millennium and the Madhouse: Institution and Intervention in Woodrow Wilson's Progressive Statecraft”

2010

Flaschka, Monika J., "Race, Rape, and Gender in Nazi-Occupied Territories."

McFarland, Kelly M., "All about the Wordplay: Gendered and Orientalist Language in U.S.-Egyptian Foreign Relations, 1952-1961."

Nalmpantis, Kyriakos, "Time on the Mountain: The Office of Strategic Services in Axis-Controlled Greece, 1943-1944."

2009

Boaz, Rachel Oley, "The Search for 'Aryan Blood': Seroanthropology in Weimar and National Socialist Germany."

Bowden, Robin L., "Diagnosing Nazism: U.S. Perceptions of National Socialism, 1920-1933."

McMurry, Philip M., "Civilian Education and the Preparation for Service and Leadership in Antebellum America, 1845-1860."

Walker, John Richard, "Bracketing the Enemy: Forward Observers and Combined Arms Effectiveness during the Second World War."

2008

Manchester, Andrea,  "Chronicling the English Reformation: The Historical Works of Richard Grafton."

Selby, Kelly D., "The 27th United States Colored Troops: Ohio Soldiers and Veterans."

2006

Hartline, Todd A., "The Development and Identity of a Small Town Department Store: The Garver Bros. Co., Strasburg, Ohio, 1866-1970."

Keefer, Bradley S., "Constructing Memories of the 'River of Death': Conflict, Landscape, and the Impact of the Spanish-American War on the Chickamauga and Chattanooga Military Park

2005

Forster, Jennifer, "Politics, Prophecy, and Propaganda in Early Modern England."

Kopper, Kevin, "Arthur St. Clair and the Struggle for Power in the Old Northwest, 1774, 1803."

Koshan, James E., "'We Hold the Center of the Line of Battle': The IWW, Immigrant Labor, and Industrial Unionism in the Pittsburgh District, 1909-1913.

2004

McCombs, W. Douglas, "The Great Outdoors of God: William H. H. Murray and Changing Nineteenth-Century American Views."

2003

Guy, James F., The Public Life of a Private Man: Samuel Ward, 1725-1776."

Weimer, Daniel, "Seeing Drugs: The American Drug War, Thailand, and Burma, 1970-1975."

2002

Cherok, Richard J., "Debating for Good: Alexander Campbell's Challenge to Skepticism in Antebellum America."

Wentling, Sonja P., "Ambivalence and Ambiguity: The Hoover Administration and American Zionism."

2001

Barr, Daniel P., "Contested Land: Competition and Conflict Along the Upper Ohio Frontier, 1744-1784."

Levine, Stephen, "Race, Culture, and Art: Theodore Roosevelt and the Nationalist Aesthetic."

Settje, David, "Has the Tiger Changed Its Stripes? Lutheran Responses to the Cold War, Fears of Internal Communist Threats, and The Vietnam War, 1964-1975."

Taylor, Lenette, "A Union Quartermaster in the Field: Captain Simon Perkins, Jr. in the Nashville Depot."

2000

St. John, Anne, "Self and the Dilemma of Allegiance in England, 1640-1650."

Towles, Robert L., "The Tears of Autumn: Air Assault Operations and Infantry Combat in the Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam, November 1965."

1999

Coffing, Karen, "Out of Mind, Out of Sight: Ohio Women Convicted of Insanity, 1874-1940.

Hermann, Kenneth, "Shrinking From the Brink: Asa Gray and the Challenge of Darwinism, 1853-1868."

Johnson, Freddie, "The Tracks of War: Confederate Strategic Rail Policy and the Struggle for the Baltimore and Ohio."
Klees, Juneann, "John Bull Rhetoric in American Politics: Northern Political Culture and the Use of Great Britain in Civil War Politics."

Matej, Alice, "From Socialism to Solidarity: The Political History of District 54 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers."

1998

Gray, Michael lP., "The Business of Captivity in the Chemung Valley: Elmira and Its Civil War Prisons."

Green, Jay D., "Africa Rediviva: Northern Methodism and the Task of African Redemption, 1885-1910."

Liedel, Leslie L., "Indomitable Nuns and a Determined Bishop: Property Rights, Women Religious, and Diocesan Power in Nineteenth-Century Cleveland."

1997

McDevitt, Theresa R., "Fighting for the Soul of America: The History of the United States Christian Commission."

Melinchok, Michael E., "Eagles for the Allies: Recruiting American Volunteers for the Royal Air Force and the Royal Canadian Air Force, 1939-1945."

Whynot, Wyndham E., "Architect of a Modern Air Force: W. Stuart Symington's Role in the Institutional Development of the National Defense Establishment, 1946-1950."

1996

Dabrowski, John R., "The United States, NATO and the Spanish Bases, 1949-1989."

Rokicky, Catherine M., "Christian Statesman and Reformer: James Monroe of Oberlin, 1821-1898."

1995

Jessup, Benjamin L., "The Career of Paul V. McNutt."

Koerting, Gayla M., "The Trial of Henry Wirz and Nineteenth Century Military Law."

1994

Ballard, Jack L., "General Joseph Hooker: A New Biography."

Brown, Elsa Barkley, "Uncle Ned's Children: Negotiating Community and Freedom in Post Emancipation Richmond, Virginia."

Kaufman, Paul L., "'Logical' Luther Lee and the Methodist War Against Slavery."

Mahl, Thomas E., "'48 Land': The United States, British Intelligence and World War II."

Vourlogianis, George N., "The Cleveland Grays: An Urban Military Company, 1837-1919."

1993

Daley, John L. S., "Lessons Learned: The Development of the U.S. Army's Armored Doctrine, 1917-1945."

Hromiko, Lillian (Deceased), "Sir John Thynne of Longleat: The Art of Survival in the Politically Turbulent Mid-Tudor Period."

Saha, Santosh C., "The Romance of Nationhood: An Investigation of the Attitudes of Educated Africans Toward Liberia, 1847-1980."

True, Anna W., "NATO After All! Konrad Adenauer's Diplomatic Efforts to Rearm Western Germany, 1954-1955."

1992

Giannuli, Dimitri, "American Philanthropy in the Near East: Relief to the Ottoman Greek Refugees, 1922-23."

Morton, Julia J., "Trusting to Luck: Ambrose E. Burnside and the American Civil War."

Snyder, Sidney R., "The Role of the International Working Group in the Creation of the North Atlantic Treaty: December 1947-April 1949."

1991

Boia, Eugene, "Romania's Diplomatic Relations with Yugoslavia in the Interwar Period, 1919 to 1941."

Dixon, David, "Intrepid Soldier: The Life and Military Career of George Alexander Forsyth."

Kearnery, Reginald, "Afro-American Views of the Japanese, 1900-1945."

Poluse, Martin F., "Archbishop Joseph Schrembs and the 20th Century Catholic Church in Cleveland, 1921-1945."

1990

Hudson, Leonne, "The Life and Career of Gustavus Woodson Smith."

Rosenberg, Victor, "When the Weather Clears: Soviet-American Relations, 1953-1955."

Taylor, Roger, "The Edwardian Reformation, 1547-1553: A Study of the Clerical Reformers' Vision for the Church of England and English Society."

1989

Davis, Leroy, "John Hope of Atlanta."

Lindsey, Donal, "Indian Education at the Hampton Institute, 1877-1923."

1988

Suit, William, "Tom Loftin Johnson, Businessman Reformer."

1987

Kellner, Kathleen F. A., "Broker of Power: General Lyman Lemnitzer, 1946-1969."

Rozman, Sr. Mary Claude, "Master of Nineteenth Century Railroad Management: The Life of John Henry Devereux."

1986

Henstridge, Steve A., "The United States, The Soviet Union, and the North Atlantic Treaty, 1948-1949."

Minor, Margaret S., "Female Peers During the Reign of James I"

Salem, Dorothy, "To Better Our World: Black Women in Organized Reform, 1890-1920."

1985

Endres, Kathleen, "The Power of the Tradition, The Potential for Change: The Women of Cleveland, 1850-1890."

Kesler, John C., "Spruille Braden as a Good Neighbor: The Latin American Policy of the United States, 1933-1947."

Kuehl, Marshall, "Philip C. Jessup: From America First to Cold War Interventionist."

Parthenakis, Thomas, "George M. Humphrey, Secretary of the Treasury: A Political Biography."

Strong, Daniel, "The Life and Age of Justice William Strong."

Uzoechi, Innocent, "The Social and Political Impact of the Eastern Nigerian Railway on Udi Division, 1913-1945."

1984

Schmidt, Amy Geoghegan, "The Croatian Peasant Party in Yugoslav Politics, 1905-1945."

1983

Manetas, Linda Vroman (Spencer), "The Evolution of Resource Use and Allocation in Waltham Forest During the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries."

Vanderstel, David, "The Dutch of Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1848-1900: Immigrant Neighborhood and Community Development in a Nineteenth Century City."

VanRaaphorst, Donna, "The Unionization Movement Among Domestic Workers in the United States, 1868-1940."

1982

Doyle, Richard, "The Socio-Economic Mobility of the Dutch Immigrants to Pella, Iowa, 1847-1925."

Jurkovic, Lynne D., "The Life and Diplomatic Career of Eleanor Lansing Dulles."

Ostholdm, Hakon, "The First Year of the Korean War: The Road Toward Armistice."

Patrick, John J., "John Sherman: The Early Years."

Reed, Christopher, "A Study of Black Politics and Protest in Depression Decade Chicago, 1930-1939."

Rubin, Anna H., "Sholom Aleichem: The Author as Social Historian."

1981

Bills, Scott, "Cold War Rimlands: The United States and the Politics of Colonialism, 1945-1949."

Blunk, Laura A., "To Consider the Needs of Men: Viennese Workers in the 1848 Revolution."

Cardinal, Eric J., "The Democratic Party of Ohio and the Civil War: An Analysis of a Wartime Political Minority."

Mahoney, Leo J., "A History of the War Department Scientific Intelligence Mission (ALSOS), 1943-1945."

Smith, E. Timothy, "The United States, Italy and NATO: A Study of Italian-American Relations, 1948-1952."

Tillery, Tyrone, "Claude McKay: Man and Symbol of the Harlem Renaissance, 1889-1948."

1980

DeBlasio, Donna M., "'Her Own Society': The Life and Times of Betsy Mix Cowles, 1810-1876."

Lash, Jeffrey N., "Stephen Augustus Hurlbut: A Military and Diplomatic Politician, 1815-1881."

Pendle, Frank, "Land Settlement and Development Problems in Southwestern Upper Canada, 1791-1867."

Schroder, Alan, "A Quantitative Study of the Effect of the Credit System of Public Land Sales on the Economic Growth of Ohio 1801-1832."

SoRelle, James M., "The Darker Side of 'Heaven': The Black Community in Houston, Texas, 1917-1945."

1979

Herubel, Jean-Pierre, "The Eternal Silence: André Malraux and Aesthetic Religion."

Hine, William C., "Black Political Leadership and the Republican Party in Reconstruction Charleston, S.C., 1865-1877."

Kaplan, Helga E., "Century Adjustment: A History of the Akron Jewish Community, 1865-1975."

Kronemeyer, Ronald J., "Matter and Meaning: Dualism in Seventeenth Century English Scientific Thought."

McDuffie, Jerone, "Politics in Wilmington and New Hanover County, North Carolina: The Genesis of a Race Riot, 1865-1900."

Price, William E., "A Study of a Frontier Community in Transition: The History of Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, 1750-1800."

Sauer, Harold, "The Evolution of Austrian Progressive Conservatism to 1792."

Taylor, Robert M., "The Family Connection: Kinship Structure and Strategy in Nineteenth Century Rural America."

Yaung, Emily J., "The Impact of the Yalta Agreement on China's Domestic Politics (Yalta & China)."

1978

Cassimatis, Louis P., "Greek-American Relations, 1917-1929."

Doezema, William, "Maneuvering with the System: Railroad Responses to State and Federal Regulation, 1870-1916."

Hennessey, Melinda Martin, "To Live and Die in Dixie: Reconstruction Race Riots in the South

Moore, A. Gregory, "Theodore Roosevelt and China, 1901-1909."

Rausch, David A., "Proto-Fundamentalism's Attitude Toward Zionism, 1878-1918."

Sapp, Steven P., "America's Role in the Rebirth of France: Jefferson Caffery and American-French Relations, 1944-1949."

1977

Chapman, Anne, "Granges and Other Lands of Robertsbridge Abbey."

Santa Maria, Phillip, "The Question of Elementary Education in the Third State Duma, 1907-1912."

Shotliff, Don A., "The History of the Labor Movement in the American Pottery Industry: The National Brotherhood of Operative Potters-International Brotherhood of Operative Potters, 1890-1970."

1976

Burton, William J., "Hellish Fiends and Brutish Men: Amerindian-Euroamerican Interaction in Southern New England, An Interdisciplinary Analysis, 1600-1750."

Geary, James W., "A Lesson in Trial and Error: The U.S. Congress and the Civil War Draft, 1862-1865."

Goliber, Thomas J., "Philip Schaff (1819-1893): A Study in Conservative Biblical Criticism."

Moskovits, Shlomo, "The United States Recognition of Israel in the Context of the Cold War, 1945-1948."

Neal, P. Diane, "Benjamin Ryan Tillman: The South Carolina Years, 1847-1894."

Queenan, Thomas J., "The Public Career of George White, 1905-1941."

Rosenthal, Harvey D., "Their Day in Court: A History of the Indian Claims Commission."

Williams, Chris, "U.S. Relations with Liberia, 1940-1960."

1975

Bittle, William G., "James Nayler: A Study in 17th Century Quakerism."

Dodge, Robert J., "The History of South Bass Island (Put-in-Bay): One of the Lake Erie Islands."

Harrold, Stanley C., "Gamaliel Bailey, Abolitionist and Free Soiler."

Hine, Darlene Clark, "The NAACP and the Destruction of the Democratic White Primary, 1924-1944."

Masloff, Clement S., "Peasant Disorders and the Russian Moderate Left, 1905-1907."

Floyd, James R., "The Federal Muse: A Study of Executive Initiative in Federal Participation in the Arts, 1933-1943."

Goliber, Sue Helder, "Marguerite Durand: A Study in French Feminism."

Sadeghi, Khosrow, "A Glance at the Tehran Conference of 1943."

Sosnowski, Thomas C., "The French Church at Mid-Century: An Analysis of Religious Attitudes in the Popular Literature of the Fronde."

Stegh, Leslie, "Wet and Dry Battles in the Cradle State of Prohibition: Robert Bulkley and the Repeal of Prohibition in Ohio."

1974

DeGroot, Peter T., "Myth and Reality in American Policy Toward China Study: The Patrick J. Hurley Mission, 1944-1945."

Kremm, Thomas W., "The Rise of the Republican Party in Cleveland, 1848-1860."

Nichols, John A., "The History and Catulary of the Cistercian Nuns of Marham Abbey, England (1249-1536)."

Stout, Harry S., "Remigration and Revival: Two Case Studies in the Social and Intellectual History of New England, 1630-1745."

Weiner, Ronald R., "Planning and Land Use Decisions in the Cleveland Metropolitan Area, 1880-1930."

1973

Eaton, James W., "Archibald Prentice: A Case Study in Radicalism."

Furdell, Elizabeth, "Sir John Allen and the City of London, 1520 – 1547."

Gibbs, William E., "Spandework Diplomacy: U. S. – Mexican Relations During the Hayes Administration, 1877 – 1881."

Grimmett, Richard F., "The Politics of Containment: The President, the Senate and the American Foreign Policy, 1947-1956."

McQuilkin, David K., "Soviet Attitudes Towards China, 1919 – 1927."

Ruddy, Thomas Michael, "Charles E. Bohlen and the Soviet Union."

Wye, Christopher, "Midwest Ghetto: Patterns of Negro Life and Thought in Cleveland, Ohio 1929-1945."

1972

Cadzow, John F., "The Lithuanian Question in the Third State Duma."

Conklin, Robert D., "Politics and Politicians in Baden and Bavaria, 1915-1848: A Socio-Political Comparison of Landtag Deputies."

Dukes, Eugene D., "Majic and Witchcraft in the Age of the Church Fathers' Graves."

Ewing, M. Robert, "A History of Archaeological Activity at Chichen-itza From the Discovery to the President."

Hatzenbuehler, Ronald L., "Foreign Policy Voting in the U.S. Congress, 1808-1812."

Jirran, Raymond J., "Cleveland and the Negro Following World War II."

Steinberg, Arthur, "The Kholm Question in the Russian State, 1906-1912."

Sundstrom, Roy A., "Aid and Assimilation: A Study of the Economic Support Given French Protestants in England, 1680-1727."

Vazzano, Frank P., "Hayes, Congress, and the Resurrection of Presidential Authority."

Werne, Joseph R., "Guadalupe Hidalgo and the Misilla Controversy."

1971

Beelen, George D., "Harding and Mexico: Diplomacy by Economic Persuasion."

Corr, John Bernard, "The Political Economy of William Rathbone Greg."

Eaton, Reed R., "The Public Career of Stephen Girard."

Froehlich, Richard C., "The United States Navy and Diplomatic Relations with Brazil, 1822-1871."

Haney, James E., "Theodore Roosevelt and Afro-Americans, 1901-1912."

Linville, Lyle E., "Jacques Bainville: His Political Life and Thought in the Era of the Great War."

Linville, Twila M. (Deceased), "The Public Life of Jonathan Russell."

Presda, John L., "N. K. Bunge and Russian Economic Development, 1881-1886."

Rankin, Samuel H., "Conservatism and the Problem of Change in the Congregational Churches of Connecticut, 1660-1760."

1970

Banks, James G., "Strom Thurmond and the Revolt Against Modernity."

Dreifort, John E., "Yvon Delbos and the Formulation of French Foreign Policy During the Front Populaire, 1936-1938."

Dunn, Dennis J., "Stalinism and the Vatican."

Furdell, William J., "Cordell Hull and the London Economic Conference of 1933."

McKale, Donald M., "The Nazi Party Courts: Efforts at Discipline and Unity, 1926-1934."

Sterrett, James H., "A History of 'Beechwoods,' a Farming and Mining Community in western Pennsylvania."

Sweeney, Jerry K., "United States' Policy Toward Portugal, 1940-1945."

Traina, Michael J., "Lenin, Religion and the Russian Orthodox Church: An Analysis of Theory and Practice."

1969

Ferroni, Charles D., "The Italians in Cleveland: A Study in Assimilation."

May, Joseph, "John Forster Dulles and the European Defense Community."

Mazuzan, George, "Warren R. Austin: The Liberal Internationalists and United States Foreign Policy."

Muncie , John G., "The Struggle to Obtain Federal Aid for Elementary and Secondary Schools, 1940-1965."

1968

Dabrowski, Stanislaw, "The Peace Treaty of Riga, 1921."

Gerome, Frank, "The United States-Mexican Relations During the Initial Years of the Mexican Revolution."

Mazzaferri, Anthony, "Public Health and the Mexican Social Revolution."

Wright, Richard (deceased), "History of the American Ship Building Company and Its Predecessors."

1967

DeCola, Thomas Guido, "Roosevelt and Mussolini: The Critical Years…1938-1941."

Woehrmann, Paul John, "Fort Wayne, Indiana Territory, 1794-1819."

1966

Smith, Thomas, "The Senatorial Career of Atlee Pomerene of Ohio."