The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition at Yale University invites applications for its 2016-2017 Fellowship Program. The Center seeks to promote a better understanding of all aspects of the institution of slavery from the earliest times to the present. We especially welcome proposals that will utilize the special collections of the Yale University Libraries or other research collections of the New England area, and explicitly engage issues of slavery, resistance, abolition, and their legacies.
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The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following article that may interest H-CivWar list subscribers:
-"A Divide to Heal the Union: The Creation of the Continental Divide," by James D. Drake.
This article can be accessed via the following link: http://ucpressjournals.com/journal.php?j=phr.
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