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Joel P. Eigen
Franklin and Marshall College (Lancaster, PA 17603-2802)
FB-57616-14
Medical Testimony and the Dynamics of Forensic Diagnosis in the English Legal System, 1760-1913

No statement available.

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine, Legal History, Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2014 – 5/31/2015

Hester Blum
Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
FB-57859-14
Polar Exploration and Anglo-American Print Culture, 1818-1914

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature, British Literature, Cultural History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $37,800 (approved); $37,800 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2014 – 5/31/2015

Timothy Blum Cassedy
Unknown institution
FT-61495-14
Language Makes the Difference: A History of Linguistic Identity, 1775-1825

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature, British Literature, Cultural History
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2014 – 7/31/2014

John Ghazvinian
Unknown institution
FT-61714-14
Iran and America since 1600

No statement available.

Project fields: International Relations, Near and Middle Eastern History, U.S. History
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2014 – 6/30/2014

John T. Lynch
Rutgers University, Newark (Newark, NJ 07104-3010)
FT-61862-14
The Shakespeare Phantom: The Lives of 18th-century Forger William Henry Ireland

No statement available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2014 – 7/31/2014

University of California, San Diego (La Jolla, CA 92093-0013)
Robert Edelman (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present); Christopher Young (Co Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RZ-51658-14
The Global History of Sport in the Cold War

To support: Three international scholarly workshops over a three-year period addressing the topic of politics and sport during the Cold War, as well as preparation of the resulting papers and associated materials for publication through two print volumes and an open-access website. (36 months)

Project fields: History, General
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $64,216 (approved); $64,216 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2017

George C. Marshall Research Foundation (Lexington, VA 24450-0920)
Daniel Holt (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RQ-50807-14
Completion of the Papers of George Catlett Marshall

To support: Preparation for publication of the seventh and final volume of the papers of George C. Marshall (1880-1959), including documents written during his tenure as chairman of the American Battle Monuments Commission (January-October 1949), president of the American Red Cross (September 1949-September 1950) and as Secretary of Defense (September 1950-September 1951). (12 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,000 (approved); $50,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2014 – 9/30/2015

University of Mary Washington (Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5300)
Daniel Preston (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RQ-50810-14
The Papers of James Monroe

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 6 and 7 of the papers of James Monroe (1758-1831), senator, ambassador, Secretary of State, and fifth President of the United States. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $290,000 (approved); $290,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2014 – 9/30/2017

Kentucky Historical Society (Frankfort, KY 40601)
Patrick Lewis (Project Director, 11/17/2014 - present); R. Darrell Meadows (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - 11/17/2014)
RQ-50813-14
Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition

No statement available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $210,000 (approved); $210,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2014 – 9/30/2017

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen Cohn (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RQ-50849-14
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin for Volumes 42-46

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 42-46 of the papers of Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), American statesman, businessman, and inventor. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $400,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2014 – 9/30/2017

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Holly Shulman (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RQ-50882-14
Dolley Madison Digital Edition: A Born-Digital Documentary Edition of Dolley Payne Todd Madison

To support: Preparation for digital publication of the papers of first lady Dolley Madison (1786-1849), including materials from 1846-1849. (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: 10/1/2014 – 9/30/2017

Boston University (Boston, MA 02215-1300)
Walter Fluker (Project Director, 01/13/2014 - present)
RQ-50886-14
The Howard Thurman Papers Project

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 5 and 6 of the collected papers of Howard Thurman (1899-1981), American theologian, preacher, and civil rights leader. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $275,000 (approved); $275,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2014 – 9/30/2016

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

Sandra M. Gustafson
University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN 46556-4635)
FA-57141-13
Conflict and Democracy in Classic American Fiction

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2014

A. Roger Ekirch
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, VA 24061-2000)
FA-57289-13
The Crisis in American-British Relations Over the 1797 Mutiny on the British Frigate "Hermione"

No statement available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2013 – 6/30/2014

James L. W. West III
Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
FB-56768-13
Balancing Art and Commerce: F. Scott Fitzgerald as a Professional Author

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015

John Koegel
California State University, Fullerton (Fullerton, CA 92831-3599)
FB-56863-13
Musical Theater in Mexican Los Angeles, 1910-1940

No statement available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2014

Nazera S. Wright
University of Kentucky Research Foundation (Lexington, KY 40506)
FT-60814-13
Girlhood in Early African American Literature and Culture

No statement available.

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2013 – 8/31/2013

University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
Don Doyle (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - present)
RZ-51522-13
American Civil Wars: The Crisis of the 1860s in the US, Latin America, and Europe

To support: A conference and volume of collected essays on the American Civil War in an international context. (24 months)

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Project fields: History, General
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $65,000 (approved); $65,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2015

Claudia R. Jensen
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
RZ-51635-13
The Russian Court Theater in the Late 17th Century and its Context in Trans-national Information Exchange

To support: Research, writing, and preparation for print and e-book publication of a volume of essays, journal articles, and conference papers relating to diplomacy and theater in 17th-century Russia. (36 months)

Project fields: Theater History and Criticism
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $290,000 (approved); $290,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2016

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)

[Grant products]
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

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)

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

Columbia University (New York, NY 10027)
Sean Quimby (Project Director, 11/06/2014 - present); Michael Ryan (Project Director, 12/12/2012 - 05/12/2014); Damon Jaggars (Project Director, 05/12/2014 - 11/05/2014)
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

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 – 5/31/2015

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); $300,000 (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); $300,000 (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); $225,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2015

Ronald John Zboray
University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA 15260-6133)
FA-56646-12
The Bullet in the Book: Uses of Print Media during the Civil War

No statement available.

Project fields: Communications
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Woody Holton
University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
FB-56562-12
Liberty is Sweet: An Integrated History of the American Revolution

No statement available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2012 – 6/30/2013

Edward Tang
University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0136)
FT-59990-12
Japanese Americans and the Making of Cold War Culture

No statement available.

Project fields: American Studies
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2012 – 7/31/2012

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

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

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); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

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 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); $175,000 (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

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 North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC 27599-0001)
Joshua Davis (Co Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present); Seth Kotch (Project Director, 12/14/2011 - present)
RZ-51485-12
Eyewitnesses to the Movement: Black, White, and Multiracial Media in Civil Rights-Era North Carolina

To support: Collection, digitization, and online publication of oral histories related to media and civil rights in North Carolina in the 1970s. (18 months)

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $129,072 (approved); $129,072 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2013 – 7/31/2015

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

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50436-11
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Papers

To support: Completion of work on the final three volumes of the Charles Carroll Papers. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $126,000 (approved); $126,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2012

Buffalo Bill Historical Center (Cody, WY 82414)
Jeremy Johnston (Project Director, 06/14/2010 - present); D. Kurt Graham (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - 06/14/2010)
RQ-50440-11
The Papers of William F. Cody - A Digital Edition

To support: Preparation of a thematic, illustrated digital edition of the papers of Buffalo Bill Cody, a symbol of the American West in the popular imagination. (24 months)

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Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2012

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation (Springfield, IL 62701-1004)
Daniel Stowell (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50481-11
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

To support: Work on series two and three of the Papers of Abraham Lincoln, culminating in the publication of Series II through November 6, 1860, election day. (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: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Richard O. Abel
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, MI 48109)
FA-55982-11
Menus for Movie Land: Newspapers and the Emergence of American Film Culture, 1911-1916

No statement available.

Project fields: Film History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2011 – 6/30/2012

Guy Placido Raffa
University of Texas, Austin (Austin, TX 78712)
FA-55993-11
Dante's Bones and the Idea of Italy

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Italian Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $29,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2012 – 12/31/2012

Dorian Bell
University of California, Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1077)
FA-56061-11
Frontiers of Hate: Anti-Semitism and Empire in 19th-Century France

No statement available.

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Project fields: French Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 11/1/2011 – 10/31/2012

Pellom McDaniels III
Emory University (Atlanta, GA 30322-1018)
FB-55912-11
The Prince of Jockeys: The Life and Career of Isaac Murphy

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: African American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $29,400 (approved); $29,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 7/31/2011

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

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 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

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

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

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); $258,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 2/28/2014

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

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

Jason Robert Rudy
University of Maryland, College Park (College Park, MD 20742-5141)
FA-54989-10
British Poetry and National Identity en route, 1824-1868

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $46,200 (awarded)
Grant period: 2/1/2011 – 12/31/2011

Mounira Maya Charrad
University of Texas, Austin (Austin, TX 78712)
FA-55502-10
Modernity within Islam: The Politics of Progressive Family Law Reform

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Law and Jurisprudence
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Ronald Mark Davidson
Fairfield University (Fairfield, CT 06824-5195)
FB-54777-10
Imperial Buddhas, Tantric Origins: the Emperor Arising from the Buddha's Turban

No statement available.

Project fields: Asian Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2011

Library Company of Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA 19107-5679)
James Green (Project Director, 08/24/2009 - present)
RA-50089-10
Postdoctoral Research Fellowships at the Library Company of Philadelphia

To support: The equivalent of one twelve-month and one six-month fellowship a year for three years.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $244,800 (approved); $244,800 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2015

Karsonya Eugenia Whitehead
Loyola University Maryland (Baltimore, MD 21210-2601)
FT-57540-10
Emilie F. Davis, Her Life, In Her Own Words: Analyzing the 1863-1865 Diaries of a Freeborn Colored Woman

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: African American Studies
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2010 – 9/30/2010

James S. Leve
Northern Arizona University (Flagstaff, AZ 86011-0001)
FT-58277-10
Book on Charles Strouse for the Oxford Broadway Legacies Series

No statement available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2010 – 9/30/2010

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Aleydis Van de Moortel (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RZ-51162-10
Mitrou Archaeological Project

To support: Documentation and analysis of the archaeological site at Mitrou, Greece, to understand the development and disintegration of the first state-level society on the European continent. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $100,000 (approved); $100,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, VA 23187-8781)
Charles Hobson (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50434-10
St. George Tucker Law Papers

To support: Final preparation for publication of an edition of the law papers of the early American judge and legal scholar St. George Tucker. (12 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $105,000 (approved); $105,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

George C. Marshall Research Foundation (Lexington, VA 24450-0920)
Daniel Holt (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50435-10
Complete Editing of Volume 6 (1947-1950) and Edit Volume 7 (1950-1959, final) of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall

To support: Work on volumes six and seven of the George C. Marshall Papers. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Ann Gordon (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50450-10
Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, Volume 6

To support: Preparation for print publication of the final volume of the Stanton-Anthony edition. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $198,309 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 9/30/2012

University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
Constance Schulz (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50452-10
Digital Edition of the Writings of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry, A Revolutionary Era Mother and Daughter

To support: Completion of work on the Pinckney digital edition. (12 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $123,500 (approved); $123,500 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 11/30/2011

University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY 40506-0001)
Jane Calvert (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50458-10
The John Dickinson Writings Project

To support: Preparation of a 3-volume print edition, a selected reader, and an open-access digital edition of the works of John Dickinson. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $190,522 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 12/31/2012

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Paul Grant-Costa (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50471-10
The New England Indian Papers Series: The Connecticut Colony Collection, 1603-1783

To support: Preparation for online publication of a scholarly critical edition of Connecticut Native American primary source materials. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Native American Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 2/28/2014

Boston University (Boston, MA 02215-1300)
Walter Fluker (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50475-10
The Howard Thurman Papers Project

To support: Final preparation for print publication of Volumes 2, 3, and 4, and online publication of a calendar of documents from Volume 4. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: African American Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $140,000 (approved); $140,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 6/30/2013

University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA 94720-1501)
Leon Litwack (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50479-10
The Emma Goldman Papers Project

To support: Completion of the last two volumes of a four-volume edition of the papers of Emma Goldman. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $175,000 (approved); $174,999 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Loyola University, Chicago (Chicago, IL 60611-2147)
Pamela Caughie (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50489-10
WoolfOnline: Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse

To support: Expansion of the WoolfOnline electronic edition of Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse (1927), with critical apparatus and contextual materials. (24 months)

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $175,000 (approved); $175,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2010 – 9/30/2013

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Hoyt Duggan (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - present)
RQ-50490-10
Piers Plowman Electronic Archive

To support: Electronic publication of the early versions of William Langland's 14th-century English poem, Piers Plowman. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Medieval Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $100,000 (approved); $100,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2013

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward Lengel (Project Director, 09/09/2010 - present); Theodore Crackel (Project Director, 11/06/2009 - 09/09/2010)
RQ-50498-10
The Papers of George Washington

To support: Work on seven letterpress volumes of the Papers of George Washington. (24 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $675,000 (approved); $450,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 9/30/2012

Funding details
Original grant (2012) $450,000
Supplement (2012) $225,000

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman (Project Director, 11/02/2007 - present)
RQ-50323-09
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Papers

To support: Editorial work on the last three volumes of the papers of plantation owner, businessman, and legislator Charles Carroll (1737-1832), the only Roman Catholic signer of the Declaration of Independence. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $100,000 (approved); $100,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2010

Richard B. Sher
New Jersey Institute of Technology (Newark, NJ 07102-1824)
FB-54239-09
James Boswell's Correspondence with His Scottish Mentors Hugh Blair, Lord Kames, and Sir William Forbes

No statement available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $33,600 (approved); $33,600 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 8/31/2009

Marina A. Rustow
Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD 21218)
FA-54874-09
Patronage and Politics: Islamic Empire and the Medieval Jewish Community

No statement available.

Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2009 – 5/31/2010

Catherine Elizabeth Paul
Clemson University (Clemson, SC 29634-0001)
FA-54955-09
Ezra Pound in Fascist Italy

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2009 – 12/31/2009

Newberry Library (Chicago, IL 60610-3380)
Daniel Greene (Project Director, 09/27/2011 - present); James Grossman (Project Director, 08/20/2008 - 09/27/2011)
RA-50079-09
NEH Fellowships at the Newberry Library

To support: The equivalent of three fellowships per year for two years.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $314,400 (approved); $314,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50357-09
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Adoption of the Bill of Rights

To support: This project will complete previous work on the Rhode Island volumes 1 and 2, and prepare for publication of two North Carolina volumes.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $390,000 (approved); $390,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 12/31/2011

Ulysses S. Grant Association (Starkville, MS 39759-4112)
John Marszalek (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50359-09
Preparation of The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant

To support: To support the preparation of the final, supplementary volume of the papers; an edition of the Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant; and planning for the preparation of an electronic version of the edition.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $230,041 (approved); $90,348 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

Funding details
Original grant (2012) $112,060
Supplement (2012) $117,981

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Daniel Feller (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50360-09
The Papers of Andrew Jackson

To support: The completion of work on Volumes 8 and 9 and the beginning of work on Volume 10.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $254,000 (approved); $254,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 11/30/2012

Duke University (Durham, NC 27708)
Mary Lynn Bryan (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50363-09
The Selected Papers of Jane Addams, 1889-1900, Volume 3

To support: The preparation of volume 3 of the papers and the beginning of preparation for volume 4.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $158,780 (approved); $158,780 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 10/31/2013

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul Israel (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50364-09
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison

To support: Preparation for the print publication of Volumes 7 and 8 of the papers of inventor Thomas A. Edison, covering the period of July 1883 through December 1887. (36 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
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: 7/1/2009 – 9/30/2011

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Christopher Brick (Project Director, 02/11/2011 - present); Allida Black (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - 02/11/2011)
RQ-50372-09
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers

To support: Preparation of volumes 2 and 3; editorial work on volume 4 and the accompanying web-based educational materials and mini-editions. (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: 9/1/2009 – 8/31/2011

New York University (New York, NY 10012-1019)
Esther Katz (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50373-09
The Selected Papers of Margaret Sanger: Book and Digital Editions

To support: The final stages of preparation of volume 3, and preparation of volume 4, which will be the final volume of the print edition.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2011

Duke University (Durham, NC 27708)
David Sorensen (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50376-09
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

To support: Preparation for print publication of volumes 37, 38, and 39 and online publication of volumes 36, 37, and 38 of the Collected Letters. (36 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $210,000 (approved); $206,051 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John Stagg (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50390-09
The Papers of James Madison

To support: Preparation of volumes 1 and 2 in the Retirement Series; preparation of volumes 9 and 10 in the Secretary of State Series; and preparation of volume 7 in the Presidential Series. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: American Studies
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $275,000 (approved); $275,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2011

Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
Clayborne Carson (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50393-09
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers Project

To support: Completion of volumes 7 and 8; and ongoing preparation for publication of volumes 9 and 10 of the proposed 14-volume edition.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $309,000 (approved); $309,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50407-09
Adams Papers Documentary Editing Project

To support: Preparation of volumes 15, 16, and 17 of the Papers of John Adams; preparation of volumes 10 and 11 of the Adams Family Correspondence; and conversion of volumes 14 and 15 of the Papers and volumes 8, 9, and 10 of the Correspondence to digital format.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $450,000 (approved); $450,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2011

Morehouse College (Atlanta, GA 30314-3776)
Walter Fluker (Project Director, 11/10/2008 - present)
RQ-50408-09
The Papers of Howard Washington Thurman

To support: Preparation for publication of Volumes 2, 3, and 4 of the papers of Howard Thurman.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $140,000 (approved); $140,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 12/31/2010

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency (Springfield, IL 62701-1507)
Daniel Stowell (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50286-08
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

To support: The digitization of Lincoln-related documents found in many different repositories, preparatory to making the documents available on a freely accessible website.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

Anthony F. Beavers
University of Evansville (Evansville, IN 47714-1506)
FX-50044-08
Noesis: A Search Engine and Index for Academic Philosophy Across Disciplines

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Digital Humanities Fellowships
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $75,400 (approved); $75,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 8/1/2008 – 7/31/2009

Peter Christopher Norberg
St. Joseph's University (Philadelphia, PA 19131-1308)
FX-50053-08
Herman Melville's Marginalia Online

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Digital Humanities Fellowships
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,200 (approved); $35,795 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

Steven Robert Swayne
Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH 03755)
FB-53509-08
William Schuman and the Shaping of America's Musical Life, 1910-1992

No statement available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 4/1/2008 – 3/31/2009

Lewis Hyde
Kenyon College (Gambier, OH 43022)
FB-53614-08
Intellectual Property and the Tension between Private Ownership and the Public Domain at the American Founding

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $33,600 (approved); $33,600 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 8/31/2008

Eleanor Townsley
Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)
FB-53636-08
American Media Intellectuals in the Public Sphere, 1993-2002

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Lawrence H. Suid
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53854-08
The Search for Fred Zinnemann, Film Director, 1907-1997

No statement available.

Project fields: Film History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $33,600 (approved); $33,600 (awarded)
Grant period: 2/1/2008 – 9/30/2008

Gyan Prakash
California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA 91125-0001)
FA-53751-08
Bombay/Mumbai Fables: Imaginary Histories of the Modern City

No statement available.

Project fields: South Asian History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $50,400 (approved); $50,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2009

Jessica N. Berry
Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA 30303-2538)
FA-53940-08
Friedrich Nietzsche and the Ancient Skeptical Tradition

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $25,200 (approved); $25,200 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

American Center of Oriental Research (Boston, MA 02215-2023)
Barbara Porter (Project Director, 09/05/2007 - present)
RA-50065-08
Fellowships in the Humanities

To support: One six-month fellowship a year for three years.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $86,400 (approved); $86,400 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2008 – 8/31/2012

Bryan Trabold
Suffolk University (Boston, MA 02108-2770)
FT-55977-08
Resistance and Writing Space in Apartheid South Africa: The Story of the Weekly Mail and The New Nation

No statement available.

Project fields: Composition and Rhetoric
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $6,000 (approved); $6,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2008 – 8/31/2008

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, VA 23187-8781)
Charles Hobson (Project Director, 11/02/2007 - present)
RQ-50315-08
St. George Tucker Law Papers

To support: To complete annotations, glossary entries, proofreading, introductory material, and other editorial tasks for an edition of the law papers of the influential early American judge and legal scholar St. George Tucker (1752-1827), best known for his edition of Blackstone's Commentaries. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $135,000 (approved); $135,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2010

Rice University (Houston, TX 77005-1892)
Lynda Crist (Project Director, 11/02/2007 - present)
RQ-50316-08
The Papers of Jefferson Davis

To support: Preparation for publication of volumes 12, 13, and 14 of The Papers of Jefferson Davis. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $135,000 (approved); $135,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2011

George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
Christopher Hamner (Project Director, 11/02/2007 - present)
RQ-50334-08
Papers of the War Department 1784-1800

To support: Work on the online edition's editorial apparatus and finding aids, including preparation of introductory material, a biographical directory, and a timeline. (36 months)

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 12/31/2010

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen Cohn (Project Director, 11/02/2007 - present)
RQ-50340-08
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin

To support: Work toward the completion of volumes 40 through 44 of the edition of the papers of Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790). (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: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2011

Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
Sandra Spanier (Project Director, 11/02/2007 - present)
RQ-50342-08
The Letters of Ernest Hemingway

To support: Work on the first four volumes (encompassing the years 1908-39) of a twelve-volume scholarly edition of Hemingway's letters. (36 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2011

Medici Archive Project (Skaneateles, NY 13152-9021)
Ippolita Morgese (Project Director, 03/17/2008 - present)
RZ-50967-08
Medici Archive Project at the Renaissance Society of America

No statement available.

Project fields: Renaissance Studies
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $17,235 (approved); $17,235 (awarded)
Grant period: 3/1/2008 – 4/30/2008

Maurice Kaye Melton
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
HR-50366-07
African Americans Pilots in the Southern Maritime Trade

No statement available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Faculty Research Awards
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $24,000 (approved); $24,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2007 – 7/31/2008

Randall Fuller
University of Tulsa (Tulsa, OK 74104-9700)
FB-52900-07
American Romanticism and the Civil War

No statement available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2007 – 4/30/2008

Elise Lemire
Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
FB-52999-07
Slavery and Freedom in Concord, Massachusetts, 1740-1822

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

John James McCusker
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-53313-07
Sugar and the Economic Integration of the Early Modern Atlantic World

No statement available.

Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $24,000 (approved); $24,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2007 – 8/31/2007

Leta Ellen Miller
University of California, Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1077)
FA-53011-07
San Francisco's Musical Life, 1906-45

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $24,000 (approved); $24,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 4/1/2008 – 9/30/2008

Kay K. Shelemay
New York University (New York, NY 10012-1019)
FA-53026-07
Ethiopian Music and Musicians in the United States

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2008

Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, NJ 08540-4907)
Peter Goddard (Project Director, 01/01/2004 - present); Patricia Crone (Project Director, 09/05/2006 - 01/01/2004)
RA-50057-07
Fellowship Programs in Historical Studies

To support: Three fellowships a year for three years.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $267,000 (approved); $267,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2011

John Francis Bowin
University of California, Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1077)
FT-54872-07
The Philosophical Uses of the Concept of Potentiality in Aristotle and his Commentators

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 9/30/2007

Amy Muse
University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN 55105-1096)
FT-54887-07
Serious Travesty: Actresses and the Making of the Modern Hamlet

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Theater History and Criticism
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2007 – 8/31/2007

Amy Golahny
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FT-55146-07
Rembrandt and Italy

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Art History and Criticism
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2007 – 6/30/2007

Carol Lynn McNamara
Weber State University (Ogden, UT 84408-0001)
FT-55194-07
The Man in White: Tom Wolfe and the American Democratic Condition

No statement available.

Project fields: Political Science, General
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 8/1/2007 – 9/30/2007

University of Maryland, College Park (College Park, MD 20742-5141)
Peter Albert (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50250-07
The Samuel Gompers Papers

To support: The publication of volume 11 and completion of editorial work on volume 12 of a twelve-volume edition of the papers of Samuel Gompers. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $85,000 (approved); $85,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

George C. Marshall Research Foundation (Lexington, VA 24450-0920)
Daniel Holt (Project Director, 10/28/2008 - present); Larry Bland (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - 04/07/2008); Brian Shaw (Project Director, 04/07/2008 - 10/27/2008)
RQ-50251-07
Editing part of Volume 6 (1947-50) of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall

To support: Completion of volume 6 and preliminary work on volume 7 of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

Princeton University (Princeton, NJ 08544-2001)
Barbara Oberg (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50257-07
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson

To support: Scholarly work on volumes 34-39 of the multi-volume edition of the Thomas Jefferson papers. (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: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA 91125-0001)
Diana Buchwald (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50267-07
The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein

To support: Preparation for publication of Volumes 11, 12, and 13 of The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein and expansion of The Einstein Archives Online website. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2011

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul Israel (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50272-07
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison

To support: Completion of Volume 7 and editorial work on Volumes 8 and 9 of the Papers of Thomas A. Edison. (36 months)

Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $300,000 (approved); $300,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50274-07
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Adoption of the Bill of Rights

To support: Publication of two volumes of state debates about the ratification of the Constitution, research on a third, and work to place all previously published volumes and supplementary documents online.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John Stagg (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50290-07
The Papers of James Madison

To support: Editorial work on The Papers of James Madison, to include final preparation for publication of Volume 6 in the Presidential series, preliminary work on Volume 7 of the Presidential series, continuing work on Volume 9 in the Secretary of State series, and continuing work on Volumes 1 and 2 of the Retirement series. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $180,000 (approved); $180,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward Lengel (Project Director, 09/09/2010 - present); Theodore Crackel (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - 09/09/2010)
RQ-50291-07
The Papers of George Washington

To support: Editorial work on volumes 18-22 of the Revolutionary War series and volumes 14-20 of the Presidential series of the multi-volume print edition of the Papers of George Washington. (36 months)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $450,000 (approved); $450,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Allida Black (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RQ-50297-07
Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Project

To support: Completion and publication of Volume 2, completion of Volume 3, and editorial work on Volume 4. (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: 9/1/2007 – 8/31/2009

University of Akron, Main Campus (Akron, OH 44325-0001)
Elizabeth Mancke (Project Director, 11/02/2006 - present)
RZ-50747-07
British Asia and the British Atlantic, 1500-1820: Two Worlds or One?

To support: A conference at the University of Sussex in Falmer, U.K. on July 11-13, 2007, looking at connections between the Atlantic and Indian Ocean worlds in the early modern world, and seeking to bridge the scholarly divide between British Asia and the British Atlantic in that era. (12 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: History, General
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $38,000 (approved); $38,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul Israel (Project Director, 11/03/2004 - present)
RQ-50125-06
Thomas A. Edison Papers

To support: Completion of Volume 6 and continued editorial work on Volume 7 of the Papers of Thomas Edison. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $330,000 (approved); $330,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2007

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen Cohn (Project Director, 11/15/2004 - present)
RQ-50153-06
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin

To support: Publication of Volumes 38 and 39, completion of editorial work on Volumes 40 and 41, beginning of editorial work on volumes 42 and 43. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $350,000 (approved); $350,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2008

David Lincoln Chappell
University of Oklahoma, Norman (Norman, OK 73019-3003)
FA-52582-06
White Supremacist Propaganda and Strategy in the American South, 1945-1965

No statement available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 5/31/2008

Leah Price
Harvard University (Cambridge, MA 02138-3800)
FA-52713-06
The Stenographic Imagination: Office Work and the Work of Literature in Modern Britain

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2006 – 5/31/2007

Elizabeth Cazden
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-52417-06
Rhode Island Quakers in a Slave-Based Economy, 1660-1780

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Heather Lenore Clark
Marlboro College (Marlboro, VT 05344-9888)
FB-52483-06
The Poetic Dialogue of Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath

No statement available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2006 – 5/31/2007

American Institute of Indian Studies (Chicago, IL 60637-1539)
Philip Lutgendorf (Project Director, 07/01/2010 - present); Ralph Nicholas (Project Director, 09/07/2005 - 07/01/2010)
RA-50039-06
Research Fellowships for Senior Humanists to Work in India

To support: Three or four fellowships per year.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: Area Studies
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $334,800 (approved); $334,800 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2006 – 12/31/2011

Funding details
Original grant (2008) $228,000
Supplement (2008) $106,800

Heidi R. Pauwels
University of Washington (Seattle, WA 98105-6613)
FT-54161-06
Culture in Circulation in 18th century North India: Urdu poetry by a Rajput Krishna devotee

No statement available.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: Asian Literature
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2006 – 8/31/2006

Catherine Alice Jessica Molineux
Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN 37240-0001)
FT-54692-06
The Peripheries Within: Race, Slavery, and Empire in Early Modern England.

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: British History
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 5/1/2006 – 6/30/2006

Folger Shakespeare Library (Washington, DC 20003-1094)
Owen Williams (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RZ-50543-06
Shakespeare in American Education, 1607-1934: A Conference at the Folger Shakespeare Library, March 16-17, 2007

To support: A conference investigating the historical role of Shakespeare in American classrooms. (12 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center (Hartford, CT 06105)
Stephen Railton (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RZ-50545-06
Uncle Tom's Cabin in the Web of Culture: A Multi-disciplinary Conference

To support: A conference exploring the meaning and significance of Uncle Tom's Cabin for American culture, with presentations that will ultimately be posted on the project director's website devoted to Uncle Tom's Cabin and American culture. (12 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $48,496 (approved); $48,496 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2006 – 8/31/2007

University of Missouri, Columbia (Columbia, MO 65211-3020)
Kerby Miller (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RZ-50569-06
Religious Demography and Conflict in Ireland, 1659-1926

To support: Conference papers, journal articles, and a monograph on religious/demographic change in Ireland, and its social, political, and cultural concomitants from 1659 to 1926. (36 months)

Project fields: British History
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 8/1/2006 – 12/31/2009

Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA 01075-1461)
Robert Schwartz (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RZ-50577-06
History/Geography: Railways, Uneven Development, Cultural Change, and Globalization in France and Great Britain, 1830-1914

To support: Conference papers, scholarly articles, digital publications, and a book on the 19th-century transportation revolution in Britain and France. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: European History
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $149,958 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2010

Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
Clayborne Carson (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RQ-50200-06
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project

To support: Publication of volumes VI and VII and work on volumes VIII and IX. (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: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2009

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RQ-50205-06
Adams Papers Documentary Editing Project

To support: Preparation and publication of volumes 8 and 9 of the Family Correspondence and to begin work on volume 10. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $600,000 (approved); $600,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2009

New-York Historical Society (New York, NY 10024-5152)
Melanie Miller (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RQ-50218-06
Papers of Gouverneur Morris: Diaries Project

To support: Work to prepare two volumes of the diary of Gouverneur Morris. (36 months)

[Grant products]
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: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 8/31/2011

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, VA 23187-8781)
Charles Hobson (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RQ-50219-06
St. George Tucker Law Papers

To support: Work on a two-volume edition of the law reports and papers of St. George Tucker. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2008

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Daniel Feller (Project Director, 11/08/2005 - present)
RQ-50221-06
The Papers of Andrew Jackson

To support: To complete volumes 7 and 8, the first two volumes of presidential papers and work on volume 9. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2009

Licia Fiol-Matta
CUNY Research Foundation, Lehman College (Bronx, NY 10468-1527)
HR-50215-05
Remembering Cuba: Memory and Loss in Lydia Cabrera's Writings

No statement available.

Project fields: Latin American Studies
Program: Faculty Research Awards
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 6/30/2006

Natalie Anne Dykstra
Hope College (Holland, MI 49423-3607)
FB-51616-05
The Photographs of American Socialite Marian "Clover" Adams (1843-1885)

No statement available.

Project fields: American Studies
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $40,000 (approved); $40,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 8/1/2005 – 7/31/2006

Newberry Library (Chicago, IL 60610-3380)
Daniel Greene (Project Director, 11/02/2011 - present); James Grossman (Project Director, 09/02/2004 - 11/02/2011)
RA-50025-05
NEH Fellowships at the Newberry Library

To support: Three humanities fellowships a year for three years.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $252,000 (approved); $252,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 8/31/2008

Huntington Library (San Marino, CA 91108-1299)
Robert Ritchie (Project Director, 09/08/2004 - present)
RA-50031-05
NEH Research Fellowship Program

To support: Three humanities fellowships per year for three years.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $378,000 (approved); $378,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 8/31/2009

American School of Classical Studies at Athens (Princeton, NJ 08540-5232)
Irene Romano (Project Director, 08/31/2006 - present); Catherine Vanderpool (Project Director, 09/08/2004 - 08/30/2006)
RA-50033-05
NEH Fellowship Program at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

To support: The equivalent of two full-year humanities fellowships a year, for each of two years.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $172,000 (approved); $172,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 5/31/2008

Lester Clarence Olson
York College of Pennsylvania (York, PA 17403)
FT-53149-05
Audre Lorde's Public Speeches: Poet Orator, Wounded Warrior

No statement available.

Project fields: Communications
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 8/31/2005

Sean C. Grass
Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX 79409)
FT-53201-05
Theft and the Commodification of Identity in Victorian Narrative

No statement available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amounts: $5,000 (approved); $5,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 6/1/2005 – 7/31/2005

Currie Kerr Thompson
Louisiana State University, Shreveport (Shreveport, LA 71115-2301)
FT-53223-05