William and Mary

Amelia Butler

Graduate Student History

Email : [[ambutl]]
Current Research : Nineteenth-Century Generational-Cultural Transmission and Children


Amelia Butler graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in History and Psychology from Texas A&M University in 2010.  She spent two years (2010-12) in Central Asia teaching junior high history and homeschooling a fourth-fifth grader.

Amelia entered the M.A./Ph.D. program at William & Mary in 2012.  Her research interests include children and cultural transmission, particularly in the 19th century.

Amelia was an apprentice with the Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture and received the Colonial Dames Fellowship in June 2013.  She also works with the National Institute of American History & Democracy.