In addition to the many people listed on this site, one thing that makes Yale a great place to study Frontiers is the incredible Library System, especially the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. The Beinecke is home to one of the great collections of Western Americana in the world, which is described by George Miles in this article.
Lamar Series in Western History
The Lamar Series in Western History publishes scholarly books of general public interest that enhance the understanding of human affairs in the American West and contribute to a wider understanding of why the West matters in the political, social, and cultural life of America. The series publishes books of the highest quality to increase the range and vitality of Western American history, focusing on frontier places and people, Indian and ethnic communities, the urban West and the environment, and the art and illustrated history of the American West.