Stephen Powell

Stephen Powell


  • War, Power, International Affairs


  • PhD Student

Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS

Ph.D., 2015 to present


Davidson College, Davidson, NC

B.A. in History, 2012

My research focuses on the role of military occupation and the federal government in shaping civilian identity in Maryland towards the end of the American Civil War and the beginning of Reconstruction.

“The Postmaster and the General,” Catoctin History Issue 12, (Spring 2014), 18-21.

Phi Alpha Theta

2018-2019 Lord Baltimore Fellowship, Maryland Historical Society

Southern Historical Association

Society of Civil War Historians