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FT-11840-74

Joseph J. Ellis
Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)

American Culture, 1776-1815

To examine American culture between 1776-1815 from a moralistic point of view. The thesis of this study is that prominant individuals felt compelled to circumscribe their professional and cultural activities in accordance with a common set of moral imperatives. The study will be a series of essays focusing on Charles Willson Peale, William Dunlap, Meriwether Lewis and others.

Project fields:
U.S. History

Program:
Summer Stipends

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$2,000 (approved)
$2,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
6/1/1974 – 8/31/1974