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Writing Fellowships Available at the Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience

The Starr Center at Washington College has fellowship opportunities available for scholars and writers of American history.

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Historic Preservation Advocate Joyce Matz Dies at 92

Matz’s successful campaigns include the 1978 landmark designation of the interior of Town Hall in New York’s theatre district and St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church.

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Preserving New York History by Dry Cleaning Its Oldest Maps

A group of workers at the Municipal Archives in Manhattan have set about the urgent task of preserving the city’s oldest treasures.

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AASLH 2017 Award of Distinction, Leadership in History Award Winners

The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) presented historian, author, curator, and educator Lonnie G. Bunch, III, with the AASLH Award of Distinction on September 8 at the association’s annual meeting in Austin, TX. Bunch is the founding

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Civic Conversation about Monuments Begins in Philadelphia with Monument Lab

The public art and history project aims to engage artists and the public in a conversation about monuments.

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Multistoried Places the Focus of August Issue of The Public Historian

The essays in the August 2017 issue of The Public Historian all deal with the diverse historical narratives that reside in any historical site or event.

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Camden County History Alliance Wins State Grant to Begin Work on Heritage Tourism Plan

Camden County History Alliance selected by the NJHT forDiscover New Jersey History License Plate grant to develop a heritage tourism plan.

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