The Civil War Trust has chosen April 5 as Park Day 2014 -- volunteers are needed to help clean up Civil War sites in Kentucky: Covington, Frankfort, London, Louisville, Munfordville, Nancy, Perryville, Prestonsburg, Richmond and West Point.
* GRANTS: CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH GRANTS *
DEADLINE: All proposals must be received no later than March 1, 2014.
The Association for Documentary Editing (ADE) welcomes applications for the 43rd Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents, to be held 20–24 July 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky. The Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents is an annual five-day workshop for individuals new to the field of historical documentary editing.
The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) seeks two graduate interns to work closely with editors and other staff of the Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition (CWG-K). Through this competitive internship opportunity, successful candidates will learn the basic principles of documentary editing; assist in the identification, data collection, scanning, processing, and transcription of manuscript documents; and gain expertise in the use of the CWG-K project document control-and-editorial- management application.