The January 2018 issue of the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography (PMHB) is now available in print and online. Contents include:
Call for Papers
Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography
Special Issue: Women and Politics in Pennsylvania History
The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography is issuing a call for articles to be included in a special issue on women and politics in Pennsylvania history, scheduled for publication in October 2020.
The editors seek submissions of the following two sorts.
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Balch Institute Fellowships in Ethnic and/or 20th-Century History and
Albert M. Greenfield Fellowship in 20th-Century History
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities spring continuing education classes begin next week. Come join the fun as we learn about how to better advocate for and preserve the historic fabric of our built environment to create stronger, more vibrant communities.
This program is provided in partnership with the New Jersey Historic Trust
In preparation for the upcoming anniversary of passage of the Nineteenth Amendment granting women the right to vote, the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers and the National Park Service is seeking proposals for brief essays on the woman suffrage movement. The primary purpose of the essays is to provide online context for a new National Park Service travel itinerary and website on women’s history and the Nineteenth Amendment.
Newly Discovered Watercolor Featuring Washington’s War Tent Anchors Limited-Run Exhibit “Among His Troops,” Jan. 13 – Feb.
Below are two announcements of interest to scholars in Pennsylvania History: the Call for Papers for the 2018 annual meeting and the call for applications for the Scholars in Residence Program for 2018.
First, the Call for Papers:
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 January 2018 to 8 January 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Pennsylvania. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to firstname.lastname@example.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.
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