H-FedHist promotes the study and broad understanding of the history of the United States Federal Government and to serve as the voice of the federal historical community.

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Commemorating the 1964 Wilderness Act through the Built Environment

(excerpted from The Federalist, Winter 2014–15: http://shfg.org/shfg/publications/the-federalist/

On public lands, how do we preserve both the “wilderness character” and the human-built landscape? Federal historians play a key role in finding solutions to this dilemma through their documentary efforts.

Call for Applications: 2017-18 Friends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants

Friends of the Princeton University Library Research Grants

Each year, the Friends of the Princeton University Library offer short-term Library Research Grants to promote scholarly use of the Library’s special collections. The award is $1,000 per week (up to four weeks) plus transportation costs.

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