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Recent Content

RFP: Research Study on Diversity in the Lumber Heritage Region, proposals due June-26-2020

The Lumber Heritage Region of Pennsylvania (LHR) is seeking proposals from qualified professional historians and research organizations to complete a region-wide research study focused on diversity in the historic Pennsylvania lumber industry. The researcher will identify, record, and summarize any stories, scenarios and events that highlight the historic role of women and of individuals of diverse and/or marginalized ethnic and cultural identity. The completion of this research study will assist the LHR in relating and teaching a more comprehensive and inclusive history for the region.

Application deadline extended to June-21-2020 for CARES grant funding through the Pennsylvania Humanities Council

The PHC CARES grant portal opened June 1st and the Pennsylvania Humanities Council has already received numerous applications and inquiries. In light of all that is going on around the world, they have decided to extend the application deadline one week to June 21, 2020.

Complete grant guidelines, a preview of the application, and an FAQ can be found here: https://www.pahumanities.org/phccares

CFP: Washington Early American Seminar 2020-21

The Washington Area Early American Seminar, hosted by the University of Maryland, invites proposals from scholars wishing to present work in progress in the next academic year on any topic connected to Atlantic world or American history prior to 1865. Genuine work in progress is always preferable to polished, already-accepted pieces.

ToC for the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 144.2


Following is the Table of Contents for the latest issue of the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography.
Published by the University of Pennsylvania Press.

Volume 144.2, April 2020


Albert Gallatin and the Jeffersonian Political Economy, 1801–1813: Revenue, Debt, and the “Community of Interests”
Songho Ha

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Pennsylvania: 1 June to 8 June 2020

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 June 2020 to  8 June 2020.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Pennsylvania.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.