Stories from the Archives: Application Procedures The deadline for receipt of one-month fellowship applications is March 1, with a decision to be made by April One letter of recommendation should arrive under separate cover in PDF format as well. Named HSP Fellowships Named one-month fellowships support research in certain areas applicants will automatically be considered for all pertinent fellowships: Recent visiting scholarship at the U.
William Rawle and Copyright Stories from the Archives: If you wish you apply for more than one fellowship, simply check more than one box on your electronic cover sheet. The scholarship is contextualized within the framework of Cold War ideological struggles, the evolving natures of Soviet repression and Ukrainian identity and the galvanization of an international human rights movement.
Together the two institutions form one of the most comprehensive sources in the nation for the study of colonial and US history and culture. They support advanced, post doctoral, and dissertation research.
Fellowships are tenable for any one-month period between June and May. Candidates are strongly encouraged to inquire about the appropriateness of the proposed topic.
I am currently working on a dissertation titled, "Experiences with Garnishment in Chicago, Illinois: The Library Company, founded by Benjamin Franklin inwas the largest public library in America until the latter part of the 19th century, and contains printed materials relating to every aspect of American culture and society in that period.
Both collections are strong in local newspapers and Albert m. greenfield foundation dissertation fellowship ephemera; the print and photograph collections of both libraries are rich in images of the Philadelphia region and graphics by local artists.
Free Produce Movement Stories from the Archives: The Balch collections have added rich documentation of the ethnic and immigrant experience in the United States. Before deciding to become a historian, I had planned to become a veterinary technician and focus on canine behavior.
Please submit letters of recommendation online at http: Systems of Indebtedness in the Global City. The two libraries combined have extraordinary strength in the history of women and African Americans, popular literature, business and banking, popular medicine, philanthropy and reform, education, natural sciences, technology, art, architecture, German Americana, American Judaica, and a host of other subjects.
John Marc Reynolds Dissertation Advisor: My goal is to explore the themes of domestication and the use of a working dog to explore how civilians felt about loaning their dogs in the name of Dogs for Defense but also how these acts inspired patriotism in civilians.
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, now enriched by the holdings of the Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies, holds more than 19 million personal, organizational, and business manuscripts, as wellprinted items andgraphic images concerning national and regional political, social, and family history.
Sources range from early s poetry testing boundaries of socialist-realism, underground Sixtier samizdat literature and internationally disseminated NGO periodicals.
Fellowships The Historical Society of Pennsylvania and the Library Company of Philadelphia jointly award approximately 25 one-month fellowships for research in residence in either or both collections during each academic year. Consortium Fellowships The Historical Society of Pennsylvania participates in the Consortium for History of Science, Technology, and Medicine formerly PACHSwhich offers short-term research fellowships, nine-month dissertation writing fellowships, and a postdoctoral fellowship for scholars in the history of science, technology, and medicine.
My research focuses on Civil War veterans. I am intending to focus on not only just Dogs for Defense, Alene Erlanger, but also the methods used to train war dogs, the breed specifications, types of war dogs and the process of demobilization.
Specifically, I examine issues that were never reconciled between veterans on both sides. The Balch Institute collections bring the HSP added strength in documenting ethnic and immigrant history, with significant holdings of ethnic newspapers, records of benevolent societies and other local and national ethnic organizations, and personal papers of prominent leaders in ethnic and immigrant communities.
The Collections These two independent research libraries, adjacent to each other in Center City Philadelphia, have complementary collections capable of supporting research in a variety of fields and disciplines relating to the history of America and the Atlantic world, as well as mid-Atlantic regional history, from the 17th through the 20th centuries.Albert M.
Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellows Arika Easley, Ph.D. Candidate in History, Rutgers University; The Indian Image in the Black Mind: The Representation of Native Americans in Antebellum African American Public Culture.
Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Residency FellowshipLibrary Company of Philadelphia, USA. Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship. Fellows will receiver $20, to support dissertation research at the Library Company in Philadelphia for 9 months.
The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship The Program in Early American Economy and Society (PEAES) The Program in African American History Mellon Scholar Dissertation Fellowship is designed to increase the participation of scholars from underrepresented backgrounds and others in the field of African American history prior to.
The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship supports dissertation research in residence at the Library Company on any subject relevant to its collections. The term of the fellowship is from September 1, to May 31,with a stipend of $20, Baldwin Fellowship (Leakey Foundation) Stan Kivai (Anthropology) Boren Fellowship Kira Jumet (Egypt) (Political Science) Library Company of Philadelphia Albert M.
Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship Arika Easley (History) Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund .Download