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Smith, Barbara Clark


Social, cultural, and political history of early America; American Revolution; women's and gender history; public history, theory and practice

Background And Education

Education And Training


Selected Publications

  • Article

  • Blog Posting

  • Book

    • Rubenstein, Harry R., Bird,William L., Jr., Graddy, Kathleen, Grossman, and Smith, Barbara Clark. 2017. American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith. Smithsonian Books. 2017
    • Rubenstein, Harry R., Smith, Barbara Clark, and Ellis, Janice. 2011. The Jefferson Bible, Smithsonian Edition: The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Books. 2011
    • Smith, Barbara Clark. 2010. The Freedoms We Lost: Consent and Resistance in Revolutionary America. New York: The New Press. 2010
  • Chapter

    • Smith, Barbara Clark. 2017. "The Great Leap." In American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith. 12–41. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Press. 2017
    • Smith, Barbara Clark. 2017. "Unsettling the Continent, 1492–1776." In Many Voices, One Nation: Material Culture Reflections on Race and Migration in the United States. Salazar-Porzio, Margaret, Troyano, Joan Fragaszy, and Safranek, Lauren, editors. 27–44. Washington, D.C: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press. In Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. 2017
    • Smith, Barbara Clark. 2012. "Food Riots." In Oxford Encyclopedia of American Social History. Dumenil, Lynn, editor. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. 2012
    • Smith, Barbara Clark and Kelly, James C. 2007. "Introduction." In Jamestown, Quebec, and Santa Fe: Three North American Beginnings. Kelly, James C. and Smith, Barbara Clark, editors. 9–55. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books. 2007