Cynthia Culver Prescott. Pioneer Mother Monuments: Constructing Cultural Memory. University of Oklahoma Press, 2019.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. Gender and Generation on the Far Western Frontier. University of Arizona Press, 2007.
Articles and Book Chapters:
Cynthia Culver Prescott. "Enshrining Racial Hierarchy through Settler Commemoration in the American West," in Monument Culture: International Perspectives on the Future of Monuments in a Changing World, edited by Laura A. Macaluso (Rowman & Littlefield, 2019).
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “Settler Colonialism and the Persistence of Pioneer Myths in Western Monuments, 1890-Present,” Journal of the West. Special issue on Settler Colonialism and the American West, ed. Janne Lahti. 56, no. 4 (Fall 2017): 78-89.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “Pioneer Mothers for the New Millennium,” in Excavating Memory: Material Culture Approaches to Sites of Remembering and Forgetting, edited by Maria Theresia Starzmann and John R. Roby (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2016), pp. 172-98.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “Citizenship, Civil Rights, and Electoral Politics” in Picking the President: Understanding the Electoral College, edited by Eric Burin (The Digital Press at the University of North Dakota, 2017), 27-30.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “Representing the Ideal American Family: Avard Tennyson Fairbanks and the Transformation of the Western Pioneer Monument.” Pacific Historical Review 85, no. 1 (February 2016): 110-42.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “The All-American Eternal Family: Sacred and Secular Values in Western Pioneer Monuments” in We Are What We Remember: The American Past Through Commemoration, edited by Jeffrey Meriwether and Laura D’Amore (Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012), 334-58.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “Crazy Quilts and Controlled Lives: Consumer Culture and the Meaning of Women’s Work in the American Far West” in Women and the Material Culture of Needlework and Textiles, 1750-1950, edited by Maureen Daly Goggin and Beth Fowkes Tobin (Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing Company, 2009), pp. 111-27.
Cynthia Culver Prescott. “‘Why she didn’t marry him’: Love, Power and Marital Choice on the Far Western Frontier,” Western Historical Quarterly 38, no. 1 (Spring 2007): 25-46.