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PC faculty member publishes article in state historical society journal

 Dr. Brad Tennant, Presentation College associate professor of History, recently published an article in the Summer 2013 issue of South Dakota History.  Tennant’s article, titled “Becoming Dakota Territory: The 1861 Organic Act and the Struggle for Territorial Status,” addresses the process by which new territories were created in connection to the United States’ westward expansion and, specifically, the issues and challenges involved in the 1861 creation of Dakota Territory.

 

Tennant gives presentations on a variety of topics related to state and regional history and is listed in the South Dakota State Humanities Council Speakers Bureau.  Tennant can be reached at 229-8577.

 

 

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