Welcome to H-SHGAPE, the online forum of the Society for Historians of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era and one of the founding networks on H-NET. H-SHGAPE seeks to encourage the study of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era through its network and online resources.

Please contact Chelsea Gibson, H-SHGAPE Network Editor-in-Chief, with questions, comments, or concerns. For book review queries, please contact the H-SHGAPE Book Review Editor, William S. Cossen.

H-SHGAPE was originally developed and maintained by Dr. Patrick Reagan, who deserves credit for assembling its wealth of information. Thanks are also due to Dr. Katherine Osburn (Editor-in-Chief, 2000-2016) and to the numerous GAPE scholars whose contributions in the form of syllabi, bibliographies, essays, and reviews make H-SHGAPE an invaluable resource for students and teachers.

Recent Content

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 12 July - 19 July

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
12 July 2021 to 19 July 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-SHGAPE.  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.



AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Webinar - ‘Publishing Smart’: How to Position Your Publications to Further Your Career - July 28

Decisions you make about where and how to publish your work drive the impact that your research has in academia and beyond. By planning properly, the publishing decisions you make now can support and bolster your career trajectory in the years to come. 

I invite you to join us for a conversation with Anna-Lise Santella and Abby Gross, heads of acquisition at Oxford University Press, to explore how you can ‘publish smart’ to maximize the exposure, recognition, and influence you need to advance your career. 

July 28 at 2:30PM UK time/ 9:30AM EDT on Zoom.

H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 05 Jul 2021 - 12 Jul 2021

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Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
05 Jul 2021 and 12 Jul 2021.

Reviewed for H-Canada by Jennifer Rutkair

New SHGAPE Blog Post - Anya Jabour on the Progressive Era Carceral State

Dear H-SHGAPE Subscribers

 

We are delighted to invite you over to the SHGAPE Blog where you can read the first post in our series honoring the legacy of the late Elisabeth Israels Perry. Over the next few months, we will be sharing posts on women's history and/or the long Progressive Era. Our first installment comes from Dr. Anya Jabour, who has written "An 'Adamless Eden for Female Offenders?': Katharine Bement Davis and the Carceral State in Progressive-Era New York." 

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 28 June - 5 July

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 28 June 2021 to  5 July 2021.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-SHGAPE.  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.


AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Minding the GAPE - June 2021

Dear HSHGAPE Subscribers

 

We invite you over to the SHGAPE Blog to check out the latest installment of our "Minding the GAPE" series, a monthly roundup of all links Gilded Age & Progressive Era.

This month's links include:

  • The US Roots of Canad's Indigenous boarding schools
  • Black postal work in the late 19th century
  • The creation of the Santa Fe Railroad

 

Best
Chelsea
Ed-in-chief

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