Title

Such a Sight: Fire and Prairie Identity

Campus Units

History

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

2014

Journal or Book Title

Symphony in the Flint Hills Field Journal

Abstract

There were (and are) many ways to see a prairie fire—both literally and figuratively. Nineteenth-century tallgrass prairie dwellers, for instance, saw them in every conceivable manner–the flames crawling across the landscape during light winds and racing across it during gales.

Comments

This article is published as Courtwright, Julie. "Such a Sight: Fire and Prairie Identity." (2014). Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

The Authors

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

Share

COinS