Focusing on 19th-century U.S. cities—A new series of Early American Newspapers from the American Antiquarian Society

Readex is pleased to announce Early American Newspapers, Series 14, 1807-1880: The Expansion of Urban America. This newest series offers digital editions of notable 19th-century newspapers from America’s urban centers. It delivers long runs of 48 major titles published in 34 towns and cities in 15 states and D.C. Each title has been selected not only to represent the new forms of journalism that emerged during this period in U.S. history, but also to enable longitudinal studies.

H-Diplo (repost): "State of the Field Essay: Haiti’s Revolution and the Early American Republic" by Wendy Wong-Schirmer

State of the Field Essay: Haiti’s Revolution and the Early American Republic


Essay by Wendy Wong-Schirmer, McNeil Center for Early American Studies

Symposium addressing Rhode Island-made furniture, its makers and its social contexts

Hi everyone,

On September 15-16, 2016, the Yale University Art Gallery is hosting a symposium to accompany the exhibition Art & Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650-1830 (open August 19, 2016). Please visit this webpage for the program, registration details, and information about where to direct any questions. 

Caryne Eskridge

Marcia Brady Tucker Fellow in American Decorative Arts

Yale University Art Gallery

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