Christopher Phillips is the John and Dorothy Hermanies Professor of American History at the University of Cincinnati.

Articles Authored

Daniel Marsh Frost

Daniel Marsh Frost, a Confederate army officer, was born on August 9, 1823, in Mariaville,…

Nathaniel Lyon. Engraving by John A. O’Neill. [State Historical Society of Missouri, Art Collection, 15613]

Nathaniel Lyon, a US Army officer from 1841 to 1861, was born in rural Ashford (later…

John McAllister Schofield. [Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, LC-DIG-ppmsca-53021]

John McAllister Schofield was born in Gerry, Chautauqua County, New York, on September 2,…