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Anne Hyde


Curriculum Vitae

Anne Hyde teaches the history of Native America and of North America in general.  She arrived at CC in 1991 and has served as Chair of Race and Ethnic Studies, and as Director of the Partnership for Civic Engagement and the Hulbert Center for Southwest Studies. She received her A.B. degree in American Studies from Mount Holyoke College and her M.A. and Ph.D in History from the University of California at Berkeley.

She has published widely in the history of the American West, served on editorial boards for the Pacific Historical Review and the Western Historical Quarterly, and has been elected to the Councils of the Western Historical Association and the American Historical Association. Her most recent books are The West in the History of the Nation, 2 vols. (Bedford Books, 2000) and Empires, Nations, and Families: A History of the North American West, 1800-1860 (University of Nebraska Press, 2011). 

Regular Classes

HY210/SW214 History of Native America

HY217/SW217 American Frontiers

HY200/ES185 Race in America

HY212/EV260 History of the American Environment

HY399 Junior Seminar: Studying History


    B.A., Mt. Holyoke, 1982

    M.A., University of California, Berkeley, 1984

    Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1988

Committees & Governance

Director of Hulbert Center for Southwest Studies, 2004-2009