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Date range: 2011-2013
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University of Nebraska, Lincoln (Lincoln, NE 68588)
Megan Ward (Co Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present); Adrian Wisnicki (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50707-14
Explorer David Livingstone's 1870 Field Diary and Select 1871 Letters: A Multispectral Critical Edition

To support: Preparation for publication of on online critical edition of the 1870 Field Diary and select letters of David Livingstone (1813 - 73), the Scottish writer, abolitionist, missionary and explorer of Africa. (24 months)

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $158,605 (approved); $158,605 (awarded)
Grant period: 12/1/2013 – 12/31/2015

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50642-13
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Papers

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 4 through 6 of the papers of Charles Carroll (1737-1832), Maryland statesman and signer of the Declaration of Independence. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $100,714 (approved); $100,714 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation (Springfield, IL 62701-1004)
Daniel Stowell (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50661-13
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

To support: The preparation for publication of materials for an online edition of the papers of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), 16th president of the United States. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $300,000 (approved); $300,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2013 – 6/30/2016

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50690-13
Adams Papers Documentary Editing Project

To support: Preparation for publication of two volumes (18 and 19) of the papers of John Adams (1735-1826), Revolutionary leader and second president of the United States, and two volumes (12 and 13) of his family's correspondence. (36 months)

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $475,000 (approved); $435,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

Buffalo Bill Historical Center (Cody, WY 82414)
Mary Robinson (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50695-13
The Papers of William F. Cody: Buffalo Bill's Wild West and the European Frontier

To support: Preparation for publication of materials related to the tours by Buffalo Bill's Wild West show of Great Britain and Germany in 1887-1906. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

New York University (New York, NY 10012-1019)
Robert McChesney (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50711-13
The History of Modern Afghanistan (1896-1919): The Translation of Volume Four of Siraj-al-tawarikh (The Lamp of Histories)

To support: Preparation for publication of a translation of the fourth and final volume of a history of modern Afghanistan. (24 months)

Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $175,000 (approved); $175,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

Christopher Newport University (Newport News, VA 23606-2949)
Sharon Rowley (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50718-13
An Edition of the Old English Translation of Bede’s Historia Ecclesiastica

To support: Preparation for publication of a critical edition of the Old English translation of Bede's Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum.

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2016

Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
Noelle Baker (Co Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present); Sandra Petrulionis (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50719-13
The Almanacks of Mary Moody Emerson: A Scholarly Digital Edition

To support: Preparation for digital publication of the final thirty-six folders of the Almanacks of Mary Moody Emerson (1774-1863), American scholar and aunt of Ralph Waldo Emerson. (36 months)

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Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $290,000 (approved); $290,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2016

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50723-13
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Adoption of the Bill of Rights

To support: Preparation for publication of three volumes of documents concerning the ratification of the United States Constitution in Maryland, South Carolina, and New Hampshire. (36 months)

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $400,000 (approved); $400,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2015

University of South Florida (Tampa, FL 33620-9951)
Thomas Williams (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50724-13
A Translation of the Ethical Writings of John Duns Scotus, Medieval Philosopher and Theologian

To support: Preparation for publication of English translations of John Duns Scotus's (1265/66-1308) writings on ethics. (24 months)

Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $138,080 (approved); $138,080 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2015

Loyola University Maryland (Baltimore, MD 21210-2601)
Leslie Morgan (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50735-13
Edition and Translation of Huon d'Auvergne, Pre-Modern Franco-Italian Epic

To support: Preparation for publication of a digital edition and modern English translation of the Franco-Italian epic, Huon d'Auvergne, drawing on three manuscripts and one fragment dating from 1341 to 1441. (36 months).

Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2016

Aquinas Institute for the Study of Sacred Doctrine (Lander, WY 82520-3055)
Beth Mortensen (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50737-13
Translation of Book IV of Thomas Aquinas’s Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard

To support: Translation into English and annotation of Book IV of the Commentary on the Sentences of Peter Lombard by theologian Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274). (33 months)

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 6/30/2016

Columbia University (New York, NY 10027)
Michael Ryan (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - 05/12/2014); Damon Jaggars (Project Director, 05/12/2014 - 11/05/2014); Sean Quimby (Project Director, 11/06/2014 - present)
RQ-50738-13
The Selected Papers of John Jay, First Chief Justice of the United States

To support: Preparation for publication of all of volumes 4 (1785-1788) and 5 (1789-1795), and half of volume 6 (1795-1829) of the papers of John Jay (1745-1829), a member of the Continental Congress, first Chief Justice of the United States, and governor of New York. (21 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $175,000 (approved); $175,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 9/30/2015

Lafayette College (Easton, PA 18042-7625)
Suzanne Westfall (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50739-13
Records of Early English Drama: Publication of Collections in Monograph and Digital Platforms

To support: Editing and preparation for publication in the Records of Early English Drama of three to four volumes for Civic London to 1558; preparation for electronic publication of the records of the counties of Staffordshire and Salisbury. (24 months)

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $255,000 (approved); $255,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Paul Grant-Costa (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50742-13
The New England Indian Papers Series: State of Connecticut Collection, 1783-1869

To support: Preparation for online publication of a critical edition of primary source materials about Native Americans in Connecticut from 1783 to 1869. (36 months)

Project fields: Native American Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 3/1/2014 – 8/31/2016

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Charlene Bickford (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50747-13
The Documentary History of the First Federal Congress, 1789-1791: Correspondence: Third Session and Addenda (vols. 21 & 22)

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 21 and 22 of the papers of the first Federal Congress (1789-1791) and closing the project's work. (18 months)

Project fields: Archival Management and Conservation
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $125,000 (approved); $125,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 3/1/2014 – 5/31/2016

University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
Constance Schulz (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50748-13
The Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen of South Carolina: A Digital Documentary Edition

To support: Preparation for digital publication of the personal and public papers of three South Carolina statesmen: Charles Cotesworth Pinckney (1746-1825), Thomas Pinckney (1750-1828), and Charles Pinckney (1757-1824). (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul Israel (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50750-13
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison

To support: Preparation for publication of two volumes (completing volume 8 and beginning volume 9) of the papers of inventor Thomas Edison (1847-1931), covering the period 1885-1889. (36 months)

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $350,000 (approved); $350,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2015

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John Stagg (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50755-13
The Papers of James Madison

To support: Preparation for publication of four volumes (Secretary of State 11, Presidential 8 and 9, Retirement 3) of the papers of James Madison (1751-1836), President, Secretary of State, and drafter of the Constitution. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $325,000 (approved); $325,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward Lengel (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50758-13
The Papers of George Washington

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 17 and 18 of the Presidential series and volumes 19-21 and 23-30 of the Revolutionary War series of the papers of George Washington (1732-1799), Revolutionary War general and first president of the United States, and continued work on a digital edition of Washington's financial papers. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $450,000 (approved); $450,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Christopher Brick (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50765-13
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Project

To support: Preparation for publication of three volumes (3, 4, and 5) of the papers of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962). (36 months)

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Project fields: Archival Management and Conservation
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $275,000 (approved); $244,200 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2015

University of Memphis (Memphis, TN 38152-0001)
Peter Brand (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50767-13
The Karnak Hypostyle Hall Project

To support: Translation and preparation for print and online publication of inscriptions from the Great Hypostyle Hall in Luxor, Egypt. (36 months)

Project fields: Ancient Languages
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $280,000 (approved); $280,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2016

Earlham College (Richmond, IN 47374-4095)
Marc Benamou (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50772-13
Javanese Sung Poetry in Translation

To support: Preparation for print publication, and development of a database and website, of Javanese gamelan song texts, translated into both Indonesian and English. (36 months)

Project fields: Asian Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $290,000 (approved); $290,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2017

Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0001)
Scott Kleinman (Co Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present); Dorothy Kim (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RQ-50774-13
An Archive of Early Middle English

To support: Preparation for electronic publication of two Early Middle English manuscripts (c. 1100 - 1350) and the beginning of work on an electronic edition of a third manuscript. (36 months)

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

Albert Rabil, Jr
Unknown institution
RQ-50607-12
The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe: Writings by and about Women, 1400-1700

To support: The preparation for print and e-book publication of nine early modern English, Spanish, and Portuguese manuscripts by or about women. (24 months)

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Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $190,000 (approved); $190,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

University of Rochester (Rochester, NY 14627)
Russell Peck (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50616-12
Middle English Texts Series (METS)

To support: The preparation for print and web publication of fifteen to seventeen volumes of medieval literary texts, focused on the 13th to 16th centuries. (36 months)

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Calista Education and Culture, Inc. (Anchorage, AK 99518-3000)
Ann Fienup-Riordan (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50617-12
Yup'ik Historical Narratives and Traditional Tales: Stories for Future Generations

To support: The preparation for publication of a collection of oral histories and traditional tales from the Yup'ik people of southwestern Alaska, and creation of a web site featuring audio recordings and transcriptions of the tales. (36 months)

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Project fields: Native American Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $275,000 (approved); $275,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 11/1/2012 – 10/31/2015

Ulysses S. Grant Association (Starkville, MS 39759-4112)
John Marszalek (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50618-12
Preparation of the Papers of Ulysses S. Grant

To support: The preparation for publication of the last volumes of the Papers of Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885), Civil War general and United States president, and to prepare an index and digital version of the entire edition. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $117,981 (approved); $117,981 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA 91125-0001)
Diana Buchwald (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50620-12
The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein (CPAE)

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 14 and 15 of the papers of scientist Albert Einstein (1879-1955). (24 months)

Project fields: History, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2015

Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
Clayborne Carson (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50625-12
Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr.

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes VII and VIII of the papers of American civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) (36 months).

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $350,000 (approved); $350,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Lafayette College (Easton, PA 18042-7625)
James Woolley (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50627-12
Jonathan Swift's Poems: A New Scholarly Edition and Online Archive

To support: The preparation for print and online editions of the complete poems of the Anglo-Irish satirist Jonathan Swift (1667-1745), and of a digital archive of ancillary works. (36 months)

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Daniel Feller (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50628-12
The Papers of Andrew Jackson: A Documentary Edition

To support: The preparation for publication of volumes 9 and 10 of the papers of Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), 7th president of the United States. (36 months)

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $300,000 (approved); $300,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

University of Houston (Houston, TX 77204-0001)
Casey Dué Hackney (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50629-12
Editing as a Discovery Process: Accessing Centuries of Scholarship in One 10th Century Manuscript of the Iliad

To support: The preparation for online publication of a scholarly edition of a 10th-century manuscript of Homer's Iliad known as the Venetus A. (36 months)

Project fields: Classics
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $276,115 (approved); $276,115 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2013 – 5/31/2016

Duke University (Durham, NC 27708)
David Sorensen (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50631-12
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

To support: The preparation for print publication of volumes 40-42 of the Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, and publication of volumes 39-41 in an existing online archive. (36 months)

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Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $260,000 (approved); $260,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

New York University (New York, NY 10012-1019)
Esther Katz (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50636-12
The Margaret Sanger Papers Project: Book and Digital Editions

To support: Preparation for publication of the fourth volume of the selected papers of Margaret Sanger (1879-1966), founder of the American birth control movement, as well as completing a digital edition of her speeches and articles and developing a prototype of a digital image edition. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $149,991 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

Ohio State University, Main Campus (Columbus, OH 43210-1307)
Margarita Ophee-Mazo (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50638-12
Les Noces by Igor Stravinsky: The First Facsimile Edition of Autographs with Introduction and Commentary

To support: The preparation of a facsimile edition of 700 autograph scores of composer Igor Stravinsky's 1923 ballet Les Noces, revised multiple times during its eleven-year compositional history. (24 months)

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $195,412 (approved); $195,412 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890)
Wendy Arons (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50646-12
The Hamburg Dramaturgy by G.E. Lessing: A New and Complete Annotated English Translation

To support: The preparation of an edition the Hamburg Dramaturgy consisting of 101 short essays of critical commentary on stage productions at the Hamburg National Theater, written by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781), a seminal figure of the German Enlightenment. (36 months)

Project fields: Theater History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $289,697 (approved); $289,697 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2015

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
James McGrath (Co Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present); Charles Haberl (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50649-12
The Mandaean Book of John: Critical Edition, Translation and Commentary

To support: The preparation for publication of a print and online critical edition and translation of the Mandaean Book of John, a central ancient text of the only Gnostic group to survive from antiquity. (24 months)

Project fields: History of Religion
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $100,000 (approved); $100,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Connecticut College (New London, CT 06320-4150)
K. Brian Soderquist (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - 01/13/2014); Bruce Kirmmse (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RQ-50653-12
Kierkegaard's Journals and Notebooks

To support: The preparation for publication of volumes 6, 7, and 8, and to begin work on volumes 9 and 10 of philosopher Søren Kierkegaard's journals and notebooks, an English-language edition of his unpublished writings. (36 months)

Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

University of Chicago (Chicago, IL 60637-5418)
Philip Gossett (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present); Marta Tonegutti (Co Project Director, 02/20/2014 - present)
RQ-50655-12
The Works of Giuseppe Verdi

To support: Preparation of an edition of the complete works of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901). (24 months)

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $103,500 (approved); $60,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

University of Nebraska, Lincoln (Lincoln, NE 68588)
Ed Folsom (Co Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present); Kenneth Price (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50658-12
Walt Whitman as an Author Before Leaves of Grass

To support: The preparation for online publication of a selection of 19th-century American author Walt Whitman's early published and unpublished writings as part of an existing digital archive devoted to Whitman. (36 months)

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $330,000 (approved); $330,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 8/1/2013 – 7/31/2016

University of Maryland, College Park (College Park, MD 20742-5141)
Leslie Rowland (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50667-12
Freedmen and Southern Society Project

To support: The preparation for publication of one volume of a documentary history of the transition from slavery to freedom in the U.S. South. (24 months)

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2013 – 6/30/2015

University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA 94720-1501)
Leon Litwack (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50668-12
Emma Goldman Papers Project

To support: The preparation for publication of the last of four volumes of the papers of Emma Goldman (1869-1940), American writer and activist. (24 months)

Project fields: History, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $175,000 (approved); $174,993 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Harry Stout (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50671-12
Jonathan Edwards Center and Online Initiative

To support: The preparation for online publication of the collected papers of Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758), colonial American pastor, author, educator, and theologian. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $340,000 (approved); $340,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Indiana University, Bloomington (Bloomington, IN 47405)
Indrek Park (Co Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present); Douglas Parks (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50672-12
Historical Voices of the Plains Earth Lodge Peoples

To support: The preparation for print and digital publication of five volumes of previously unpublished field notes about four native tribes of the American Great Plains, collected by anthropologists in the 19th and early 20th centuries. (36 months)

Project fields: Native American Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
Sandra Spanier (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50682-12
The Letters of Ernest Hemingway

To support: The preparation for print publication of volumes 2-4 of a projected 16-volume edition of American author Ernest Hemingway's complete letters. (36 months)

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Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA 94720-1501)
Robert Hirst (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RQ-50685-12
Mark Twain Project

To support: The preparation for simultaneous print and online publication of Volume 3 of American author and humorist Mark Twain's Autobiography, online publication of his letters from 1881-83, and online publication of two novels previously issued as print editions. (24 months)

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $450,000 (approved); $449,879 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward Lengel (Project Director, 01/31/2012 - present)
RQ-50688-12
The Papers of George Washington

To support: The preparation for publication of volumes 17, 21, and 22 of the papers of George Washington (1732-1799), Revolutionary War general and first president of the United States, and begin work on a digital edition of Washington's financial papers. (12 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $225,000 (approved); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2013

Philip Kelley
Unknown institution
RQ-50534-11
The Brownings' Correspondence: Volumes 22-24

To support: Completion of editorial work on volumes 22-24 of The Brownings' Correspondence. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $306,000 (approved); $306,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

Rice University (Houston, TX 77005-1892)
Lynda Crist (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50543-11
The Papers of Jefferson Davis, Volumes 13-14

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 13 and 14 of the collected papers of Jefferson Davis. (36 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $185,000 (approved); $185,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50544-11
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Adoption of the Bill of Rights

To support: Completion of three volumes and work on two more volumes of documents related to the ratification of the Constitution. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $455,000 (approved); $455,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

Haverford College (Haverford, PA 19041-1392)
Philippe Vendrix (Co Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present); Richard Freedman (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50546-11
Recovering Lost Voices: A Digital Workshop for the Restoration of Renaissance Polyphony

To support: Preparation for online publication of a critical edition of Volumes 5-11 of Nicolas Du Chemin's polyphonic (multi-voiced) song series Chansons nouvelles, and of a reconstruction of the missing voice parts in Volumes 12-16 of the same series. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2011 – 9/30/2014

University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN 46556-4635)
Timothy Noone (Co Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present); Kent Emery (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50549-11
A Critical Edition of John Duns Scotus, Reportationes Parisienses IV-A and IV-B

To support: Completion of a critical edition and preparation for publication of John Duns Scotus' Reportationes Parisienses (Parisian Commentaries) IV-A and IV-B. (36 months)

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $300,000 (approved); $300,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

American Musicological Society (Brunswick, ME 04011-8452)
Richard Crawford (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50550-11
MUSA (Music of the United States of America)

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 24-28 in the Music of the United States of America series, and editorial work on one additional volume. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $135,000 (approved); $135,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

Indiana University, Bloomington (Bloomington, IN 47405)
Rega Wood (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50551-11
Richard Rufus Project

To support: Preparation for online and print publication of the 13th-century philosopher Richard Rufus' Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis and Memoriale in Metaphysicam Aristotelis. (36 months)

Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $315,000 (approved); $315,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

SUNY Research Foundation, Stony Brook (Stony Brook, NY 11794-0001)
Giuseppe Gerbino (Co Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present); Mauro Calcagno (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50553-11
Online Edition of the Secular Music of Luca Marenzio

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 4, 8, 13, 19, and 21 of the complete online digital edition of the secular music of Luca Marenzio. (33 months)

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $125,000 (approved); $78,062 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 5/31/2014

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50554-11
Adams Papers Documentary Editing Project

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 17 and 18 of the Papers of John Adams, and volumes 11 and 12 of the Adams Family Correspondence. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $525,000 (approved); $500,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

University of South Florida (Tampa, FL 33620-9951)
Erik-Jan Bos (Co Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present); Roger Ariew (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50555-11
A New Historico-Critical Edition of Descartes' Correspondence

To support: Preparation of a critical edition and English translation of the complete correspondence of René Descartes in seven volumes. (36 months)

Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $235,000 (approved); $234,980 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0001)
Robert DeMaria (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50558-11
The Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson

To support: Completion and preparation for publication of the last two (out of twenty-three) volumes of the works of 18th-century English writer Samuel Johnson, and development of a digital edition. (36 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $199,845 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

University of Mary Washington (Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5300)
Daniel Preston (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50561-11
The Papers of James Monroe

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 5 and 6 of an 8-volume edition of the papers of James Monroe. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 11/30/2014

Indiana University, Indianapolis (Indianapolis, IN 46202-3288)
Martin Coleman (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50563-11
The Works of George Santayana

To support: Preparation for publication of George Santayana's The Life of Reason, Three Philosophical Poets, Winds of Doctrine, Character and Opinion in the United States, and Dialogues in Limbo. (36 months)

Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $265,000 (approved); $254,793 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

Emory University (Atlanta, GA 30322-1018)
Lois Overbeck (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50566-11
The Letters of Samuel Beckett

To support: Completion of editing of Volume III and IV of a four volume critical edition and preparation of a one volume edition for a general audience. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $310,000 (approved); $305,553 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

University of Washington (Seattle, WA 98105-6613)
Richard Salomon (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50567-11
Early Buddhist Manuscripts Project

To support: Preparation for publication of transcriptions, translations, and extensive annotations of Gandhari texts documenting the early history of Buddhism. (36 months)

Project fields: Asian Languages
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $304,000 (approved); $303,367 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

Baylor University (Waco, TX 76798)
Sarah-Jane Murray (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50569-11
The Ovide Moralisé: The First English Translation

To support: Translation from Old French into English of the Ovide moralisé for publication in two hardcover volumes and one abridged paperback version, and preparation of a supplementary website. (36 months)

Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $210,000 (approved); $209,998 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul Israel (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50570-11
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison (2011-2014)

To support: Completion of volume 8 and the beginning of work on volume 9 of the Papers of Thomas Edison, covering the period 1885-1889. (36 months)

[Media coverage]
Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $450,000 (approved); $450,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

Kentucky Historical Society Foundation (Frankfort, KY 40601-1931)
R. Darrell Meadows (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50572-11
Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition

To support: Preparation for digital publication of an edition of the papers of the governors of Kentucky during the Civil War. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $210,000 (approved); $210,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 6/30/2014

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John Stagg (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50574-11
The Papers of James Madison

To support: Preparation for publication of volume 10 in the Secretary of State Series; volume 8 in the Presidential Series; and volumes 2 and 3 in the Retirement Series of the edition of the Papers of James Madison. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $330,000 (approved); $330,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

East Carolina University (Greenville, NC 27858)
Gary Stringer (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50575-11
An Edition of John Donne's Songs and Sonnets and a Further Expansion of DigitalDonne

To support: Completion of volume 4 of the 8-volume Variorum Edition of John Donne's poetry and continued development of the electronic archive, DigitalDonne: the Online Variorum. (36 months)

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $270,000 (approved); $270,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Allida Black (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - 07/24/2011); Christopher Brick (Project Director, 07/25/2011 - present)
RQ-50576-11
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Project

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 3, 4, and 5 of the planned five volumes of the Eleanor Roosevelt Papers. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $350,000 (approved); $350,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

University of Puget Sound (Tacoma, WA 98416-5000)
Peter Greenfield (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50582-11
Records of Early English Drama: Editorial Support

To support: Editing and preparation for publication of Civic London to 1558 in the Records of Early English Drama. (24 months)

Project fields: Theater History and Criticism
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Charlene Bickford (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50584-11
The Documentary History of the First Federal Congress, 1789-1791: Correspondence, Third Session and Addenda (Volumes 21 & 22)

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 21 and 22 of the papers of the first Federal Congress, to create an index for entire edition, and to close the work of the project. (30 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $258,000 (approved); $257,743 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 2/28/2014

University of California, Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA 93106-0001)
Elizabeth Witherell (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50588-11
The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau: Correspondence

To support: Completion of editorial work and preparation for publication of Henry David Thoreau's Correspondence, comprising 3 volumes of letters from 1834 through 1861. (36 months)

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $245,000 (approved); $244,003 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

Hofstra University (Hempstead, NY 11550)
John Bryant (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50597-11
The Melville Electronic Library (MEL): A Digital Critical Edition

To support: Continued development of the Melville Electronic Library (MEL), including transcription, editing, and publication of three major Melville works for inclusion on the website. (36 months)

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $299,000 (approved); $293,139 (awarded)
Grant period: 11/1/2011 – 1/31/2015

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen Cohn (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50598-11
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin for Volumes 41-45

To support: Preparation for publication of Volumes 41-45 of the Papers of Benjamin Franklin. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $400,000 (approved); $400,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

Columbia University (New York, NY 10027)
Robert A. Thurman (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50600-11
The Guhyasamaja Tantra: A Foundational Buddhist Tantra in the Context of the Pradipoddyotana

To support: Completion of the first annotated English translation of the Guhyasamaja Tantra and its commentary, the Pradipoddyotana, and critical editions of the Sanskrit and Tibetan texts on which the translations are based. (36 months)

Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $215,000 (approved); $214,620 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2011 – 9/30/2014

New-York Historical Society (New York, NY 10024-5152)
Melanie Miller (Project Director, 11/01/2010 - present)
RQ-50601-11
Gouverneur Morris Papers: Diaries Project, 1799-1816

To support: Preparation for publication of the second volume of the diaries of New York politician and founding father Gouverneur Morris. (36 months)

Participating institutions
New-York Historical Society (New York, NY) - Applicant/Grantee
Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) - Participating institution
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $290,000 (approved); $290,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2015

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