Pennsylvania State Archives and Pennsylvania Historical Association Announce 2019 Scholars in Residence Program

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
November 15, 2018 to February 15, 2019
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Colonial America, Historic Preservation, Native American History / Studies

Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania State Archives and the Pennsylvania Historical Association are now accepting applications for the 2019 Scholars in Residence Program.

CFP: CUNY Early American Republic Graduate Student Conference-due January 11th

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 11, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Native American History / Studies

Call for Papers:
CUNY Early American Republic Seminar Fifth Annual Graduate Student Conference

Gale and American Antiquarian Society Partner to Digitize American Historical Periodicals Archives

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Date: 
November 5, 2018
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Educational Technology, History Education, Library and Information Science

 

Gale and American Antiquarian Society Partner to Digitize American Historical Periodicals Archives

Ker Place to Tudor Place: Custis Connections on Virginia’s Eastern Shore

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
November 8, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Local History

ESVA's Collections Manager, Stephanie Templin, takes us on a tour of the history of Ker Place, the Federal-period Georgian-style house in Onancock, Virginia that houses the Historical Society of the Eastern Shore of Virginia (ESVA). Merchant farmer John Shepherd Ker and his family built the house from 1799-1803, which is just before Tudor Place began its construction in 1805. Today, the mansion is home to the Historical Society that captures the stories of notable characters of the Eastern Shore’s past.

Colonial Society of Massachusetts Graduate Student Forum

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 1, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Native American History / Studies, Public History, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Graduate students preparing a dissertation on any area of early American history (up to 1815) are invited to submit proposals for the Colonial Society of Massachusetts’s annual Graduate Student Forum.  You will discuss your work with between six and ten peers from other universities, and with the Colonial Society’s members, at our Beacon Hill townhouse at 87 Mount Vernon Street on Friday, June 7, 2019.   

2019 Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 10, 2019
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Music and Music History

Entertainments at Taverns and Long Rooms in New England, 1700-1900

The Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife (founded 1976) is pleased to announce the subject of next year's conference, Entertainments at Taverns and Long Rooms in New England, 1700-1900, to be held in Deerfield, Massachusetts, June 21-23, 2019.

Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America SEMINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
November 2, 2018
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Religious Studies and Theology

The Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America is honored to welcome: 

 

David D. Hall

Bartlett Research Professor of New England Church History

Harvard Divinity School

 

The Shepard Relations and “Local” Religion

CFP - Third Annual Conference on American Political History - Panel "Heroes and Political Culture – Case Studies in American Political History"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 30, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial America, Political History / Studies, Intellectual History

We seek one additional paper to complete the below panel for the 3rd Annual Conference on American Political History at Lebanon Valley College (Annville, Pennsylvania) on May 31-June 1, 2019.

 

Heroes and Political Culture – Case Studies in American Political History

2019 Harriet Tubman Prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Colonial America, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Slavery

The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery is pleased to announce the fourth annual Harriet Tubman Prize, which will be awarded to a distinguished nonfiction book published in the United States on the slave trade, slavery, and anti-slavery in the Atlantic World. The prize of $7,500 will be presented at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.

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