Carnegie Mellon University

Maroon David

Maroon V. David

Graduate Student

  • Baker Hall 360


  • M.A. in History, Carnegie Mellon University, 2009
  • M.A. in History and Museum Studies, Duquesne University, 2008
  • B.A. in History, California University of Pennsylvania, 2006

Interest Area

U.S. cultural history, identity, and property.

Dissertation Title

"Off the Land: The Homestead Act and the Politics of Dispossession, 1862-1893"


  • Recipient of the 2011 Littleton-Griswold Research Grant for Research in U.S. Legal History
  • 2011 Gush Grant


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