I recently received an email publicizing the digitized Klaus Stopp Collection at the Newberry Library and thought other members might be interested too. It includes approximately 1350 quite beautiful German American birth and baptismal certificates from about 1700 through 1900. See http://publications.newberry.org/digital/stopp-certificates/index.
GHI West, the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute, Washington DC, invites proposals for papers to be presented at the 2nd Bucerius Young Scholars Forum at UC Berkeley, October 17-20, 2018. We seek proposals from post-doctoral scholars, recent PhDs, as well as those in the final stages of their dissertations with a background in history and/or related fields.
Cultural Landscapes in Central and Eastern Europe after World War II and the Collapse of Communism
Wrocław, Poland, 19-21 September 2018
Call for Applications: International Research Workshop on the International Tracing Service Collections for Scholars from Countries of the Former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe