HIST 150 - U.S. History to 1876 (GT-HI1)

  • 3 credits

Major issues and themes in the development of the United States from the colonial period through Reconstruction.

This course requires the use of electronic proctoring through ProctorTrack, please see http://www.online.colostate.edu/current-students/proctoring.dot for detailed instructions.  For students requiring accommodations, please contact Resources for Disabled Students (RDS); for consideration of exceptions outside the scope of RDS, please contact the University Testing Center.

This course meets the All-University Core Curriculum (AUCC) requirements for Historical Perspectives (Category 3D) and is approved under gtPathways in the content area of History (GT-HI1).


Robert Gudmestad

(970) 491-6050 | robert.gudmestad@colostate.edu

Robert Gudmestad has taught at Colorado State University since 2007. He has been fascinated with the Civil War since his childhood in Minnesota and is currently writing a book about the naval conflict along the Mississippi River during the war. Besides the Civil War, his research and teaching interests include American Military History, the American South, and American Sport History. His previous publications include a book about Mississippi River steamboats, a book about the domestic slave trade, and an article about baseball in late nineteenth-century Richmond. Dr. Gudmestad earned his undergraduate degree in history at North Dakota State University, his master's degree at the University of Richmond, and his PhD at Louisiana State University.