Join us on Thursday, February 26, when Marlin R. Ingalls delivers a History for Lunch lecture at noon at the State Historical Society of Iowa, 402 Iowa Avenue, Iowa City. The title of his talk is “A Historical and Scientific Investigation of the Iowa City and Cedar Rapids Brewery Caves.”
H-Iowa's primary mission is to foster discussion and scholarly collaboration about the history and culture of the state of Iowa, and, relatedly, the history and culture of the Midwest, as well as provide a forum for information exchange.
CALL FOR PAPERS
A CONFLUENCE OF CULTURES: U.S.-NATIVE AMERICAN RELATIONS IN THE 19TH CENTURY
We’re looking for some new editors to run H-Iowa. I’ve done what I can to hold down the ship but we’d like to get the position filled with a team of people who know the field much better than I.
Please join us at noon on Thursday, February 12, when Jim Ehrhardt delivers a History for Lunch lecture at the State Historical Society of Iowa, 402 Iowa Avenue, Iowa City. The title of his talk is “The Great Osage National Bank Robbery of 1866.”
The State Historical Society of Iowa (SHSI) announces a grant program for the 2015/2016 academic year. SHSI will award up to ten stipends of $1,000 each to support original research and interpretive writing related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Preference will be given to applicants proposing to pursue previously neglected topics or new approaches to or interpretations of previously treated topics. SHSI invites applicants from a variety of backgrounds, including academic and public historians, graduate students, and independent researchers and writers.