The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
29 January 2018 to 5 February 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Early-America.
While noticeably different from European cartography, Indigenous maps achieved many of the same goals as their old world counterparts. They were, as are most human representations of space, integral to legal sovereignty, intellectual authority, and improving understandings of the physical environment. These representations were not, however, intended for use in systematic categorizations of places in the same way as European cartographers intended for their maps.
Application deadline: March 1, 2018
Massachusetts Historical Society Short-term Fellowships carry a stipend of $2,000 to support four or more weeks of research in the MHS collections sometime between July 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019. More than twenty awards will be made. Short-term fellowships are open to independent scholars, advanced graduate students, and holders of the Ph.D. or the equivalent.