Creators of a digital map invite residents to explore centuries of West Philadelphia history.
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania announces the launch of a new digital history project titled Politics in Graphic Detail: Exploring History through Political Cartoons.
The Carnegie Mellon University Archives is home to more than 6,000 feet of records and 100 years of CMU’s history.
The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) recently announced the winners of the 70th annual Leadership in History Awards.
This public history project is using GIS mapping software to document the historic segregation of DC’s public venues.
Earlier this month, I had one of those moments. A noted scholar asked for a copy of my undergraduate honors thesis […]
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers-Camden seeks bloggers on issues and trends in public humanities.
Columbia University, in New York City, is hosting their 2015 Summer Institute, “Narrating Population Health: Oral History, Disparity, and Social Change.”
In November of 1920 Alma Adelaide Clarke had been home from the Great War for over year, but her tireless work on behalf of the Red Cross had yet to end. In recognition of her contribution, she, along with hundreds of other New York Red Cross workers received an invitation to participate in a parade on the second Armistice Day.
This past Halloween weekend the exhibition Sylvan Cemetery: Architecture, Art and Landscape at Woodlawn Cemetery closed at the Wallach Gallery at Columbia […]