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RS-*0411-78

Bronx County Historical Society (Bronx, NY 10467-3004)
Lloyd Ultan (Project Director: 11/01/1977 to present)

HISTORY OF THE BRONX

To research and publish the first comprehensive reference work on the history and heritage of Bronx County. There has never been a scholarly study of the Bronx, home of one and a half million people, the sixth largest city in the U.S. This work will emphasize establishing an historic continuum. The History of the Bronx will have three sections: 1) Frontier aristocracy 2) Transition, and 3) the Urban Society. Research through the American Revolution has been completed. Grant money will be used for research assistants and professional consultation of scholars.

Project fields:
Unknown

Program:
State and Local and Regional Studies

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$15,600 (approved)
$15,600 (awarded)

Grant period:
4/1/1978 – 3/31/1980