W. Raymond Wood

Wood has a Ph.D. in anthropology from the University of Oregon and taught anthropology at the University of Missouri for nearly four decades. Among his many publications are Prologue to Lewis and Clark (2002), Twilight of the Upper Missouri River Fur Trade (2008), and A White-Bearded Plainsman: The Memoirs of Archaeologist W. Raymond Wood (2011). He is also the co-author of Fort Clark and Its Indian Neighbors (2011). He lives in Columbia, Missouri, with his wife, Carolee.