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: 14 February - 21 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 14 February 2022 to 21 February 2022.  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
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H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 7 February - 14 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 7 February 2022 to 14 February 2022.  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 https://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  

H-Net reviews posted to the H-Net Commons 31 Jan 2022 - 07 Feb 2022

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

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Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net Commons between
31 Jan 2022 and 07 Feb 2022.

Reviewed for H-War by Perry Biddiscombe

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-SHGAPE: 31 January - 7 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
31 January 2022 to  7 February 2022.  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
https://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide,
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How Can You Benefit from Publishers’ Efforts to Diversify Their Author Base?

Traditionally, leading publishers have favored publishing books written by established academics in top universities. While much of this seminal research is critically important in laying the foundations in many fields, oftentimes potentially groundbreaking research from smaller universities or from underrepresented populations hasn’t been afforded the same opportunity to be seriously considered by leading publishers.

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