open-access primary sources: the Founders Online and related websites

In her post a few days ago, Abby Chandler alluded to the Founders Online, and I am following up with a few more details and thoughts.  The Founders Online database gathers the writings of George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams and family, Thomas Jefferson, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison in a free, searchable database.  The database is based on the published volumes of the Founders’ correspondence; five of the six projects are ongoing (all but Hamilton, I believe), and new documents are typically added to Founders On

TOC: Early American Studies Spring 2017

The following is the table of contents for the Spring 2017 issue of Early American Studies, a journal published by the University of Pennsylvania Press. The theme for issue 15.2 is The Republics of Benjamin Rush, a Founding Father and important figure in Philadelphia. Check out the table of contents below and the full issue on Project Muse.

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