The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia, produced at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers-Camden, added the following topics during May and June. Please join us in congratulating the authors on their publications:
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The Pennsylvania Historical Association invites proposals for its 2016 Annual Meeting to be hosted by Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, October 6-8, 2016.
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 8 June
2015 to 15 June 2015.
The History Press is looking for local historians and writers who are interested in publishing books on the historic haunts in cities throughout the state of Pennsylvania. I am specifically searching for an author to be someone that manages or works closely with a historically-based haunted tour. Our Haunted America series focuses more on the historical aspect of a town's particular haunts and stories, and we aim to avoid producing a title that focuses on paranormal investigation.