ANN: Havana Archive Project

The Hampshire College Library announces the launch of the Havana Archive Project, an Open Access digital photographic archive containing over 8,000 photographs of the 1,055 most significant buildings in the Historic Center of Havana, Cuba—declared World Heritage Monuments by UNESCO in 1982.

 

Kentucky Historical Society Spring 2020 Research Fellowship Deadline MARCH 1

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the spring 2020 cycle. The program provides funding for academic researchers whose projects focus on Kentucky or larger regional-related topics. Time periods are open - researchers have used the Kentucky Historical Society's archival holdings to shed light on a vast array of topics, including resistance and slavery, medical history and addiction, and environmentalism and economic development.

Archivo General de la Nación: Mexico’s Black Palace by Edward Anthony Polanco

Research Corner
 

I am pleased to present Research Corner’s next installment on Mexico’s Archivo General de la Nación. Edward Anthony Polanco is an assistant professor in the Department of History at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.

160,000-pages-of-glorious-medieval-manuscripts-digitized

With thanks to H-Hist-Bibl for this link:

The Philadelphia special collections library consortium ( PACSCL ) has uploaded images from the medieval manuscript holdings  of its member libraries to the Internet Archive.  The project is called "Bibliotheca Philadelphiensis."

These images will be freely available for downloading by the page, by the manuscript, or by the collection, under a Creative Commons license..

Below are links to the searchable interface, the OPenn repository, and the Internet Archive collection.

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