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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 description available.

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

Hester Blum
Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA 16802-7000)
FB-57859-14
Polar Exploration and Anglo-American Print Culture, 1818-1914

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $37,800
Grant period: 9/1/2014 – 5/31/2015

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman
RQ-50642-13
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Papers

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 amount awarded: $100,714
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation (Springfield, IL 62701-1004)
Daniel W. Stowell
RQ-50661-13
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

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 amount awarded: $300,000
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 description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

James L. W. West
Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA 16802-7000)
FB-56768-13
Balancing Art and Commerce: F. Scott Fitzgerald as a Professional Author

No description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

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

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 amount awarded: $290,000
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2016

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

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)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $400,000
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

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

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 amount awarded: $200,000
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

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

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 amount awarded: $300,000
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2015

Columbia University (New York, NY 10027)
Michael T. Ryan
RQ-50738-13
The Selected Papers of John Jay, First Chief Justice of the United States

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 amount awarded: $175,000
Grant period: 1/1/2014 – 9/30/2015

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

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 amount awarded: $225,000
Grant period: 3/1/2014 – 8/31/2016

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

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 amount awarded: $125,000
Grant period: 3/1/2014 – 5/31/2015

University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
Constance B. Schulz
RQ-50748-13
The Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen of South Carolina: A Digital Documentary Edition

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 amount awarded: $225,000
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul B. Israel
RQ-50750-13
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison

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 amount awarded: $250,000
Grant period: 9/1/2013 – 8/31/2015

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John C. A. Stagg
RQ-50755-13
The Papers of James Madison

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 amount awarded: $250,000
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward George Lengel
RQ-50758-13
The Papers of George Washington

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 amount awarded: $300,000
Grant period: 10/1/2013 – 9/30/2015

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

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

Project fields: Archival Management and Conservation
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $225,000
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 description available.

Project fields: Communications
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

Ulysses S. Grant Association (Starkville, MS 39759-4112)
John F. Marszalek
RQ-50618-12
Preparation of the Papers of Ulysses S. Grant

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 amount awarded: $117,981
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA 91125-0001)
Diana Kormos Buchwald
RQ-50620-12
The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein (CPAE)

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 amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 9/1/2012 – 8/31/2015

Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
Clayborne Carson
RQ-50625-12
Papers of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

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

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

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)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $300,000
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

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

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

University of Nebraska, Lincoln (Lincoln, NE 68588)
Kenneth Price (project director)
Ed Folsom (co-project director)
RQ-50658-12
Walt Whitman as an Author Before Leaves of Grass

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 amount awarded: $330,000
Grant period: 8/1/2013 – 7/31/2016

University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA 94720-1501)
Leon F. Litwack
RQ-50668-12
Emma Goldman Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $175,000
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2014

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Harry S. Stout
RQ-50671-12
Jonathan Edwards Center and Online Initiative

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 amount awarded: $340,000
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
Sandra W. Spanier
RQ-50682-12
The Letters of Ernest Hemingway

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)

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $225,000
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2015

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC 27599-0001)
Seth M. Kotch (project director)
Joshua Clark Davis (co-project director)
RZ-51485-12
Eyewitnesses to the Movement: Black, White, and Multiracial Media in Civil Rights-Era North Carolina

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

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

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward George Lengel
RQ-50688-12
The Papers of George Washington

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 amount awarded: $225,000
Grant period: 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2013

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman
RQ-50436-11
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Papers

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 amount awarded: $126,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2012

Buffalo Bill Historical Center (Cody, WY 82414)
Jeremy M. Johnston
RQ-50440-11
The Papers of William F. Cody - A Digital Edition

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)

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $200,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2012

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation (Springfield, IL 62701-1004)
Daniel W. Stowell
RQ-50481-11
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

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 amount awarded: $250,000
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 description available.

Project fields: Film History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Italian Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $29,400
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 description available.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: French Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

Rice University (Houston, TX 77005-1892)
Lynda L. Crist
RQ-50543-11
The Papers of Jefferson Davis, Volumes 13-14

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 amount awarded: $185,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

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

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 amount awarded: $455,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

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

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 amount awarded: $0
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

University of Mary Washington (Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5300)
Daniel F. Preston
RQ-50561-11
The Papers of James Monroe

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 amount awarded: $250,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul B. Israel
RQ-50570-11
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison (2011-2014)

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 amount awarded: $450,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

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

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 amount awarded: $210,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 6/30/2014

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John C. A. Stagg
RQ-50574-11
The Papers of James Madison

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 amount awarded: $330,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Christopher Brick
RQ-50576-11
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $350,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2013

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

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

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen R. Cohn
RQ-50598-11
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin for Volumes 41-45

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

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $400,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

New York Historical Society (New York, NY 10024)
Melanie Randolph Miller
RQ-50601-11
Gouverneur Morris Papers: Diaries Project, 1799-1816

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 amount awarded: $290,000
Grant period: 9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014

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 description available.

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

Library Company of Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA 19107-5679)
James N. Green
RA-50089-10
Postdoctoral Research Fellowships at the Library Company of Philadelphia

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 amount awarded: $244,800
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 description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: African American Studies
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $6,000
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 description available.

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

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Aleydis M. Van de Moortel
RZ-51162-10
Mitrou Archaeological Project

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 amount awarded: $100,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, VA 23187-8781)
Charles F. Hobson
RQ-50434-10
St. George Tucker Law Papers

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 amount awarded: $105,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2011

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

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 amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Ann D. Gordon
RQ-50450-10
Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, Volume 6

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 amount awarded: $198,309
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 9/30/2012

University of South Carolina, Columbia (Columbia, SC 29208-0001)
Constance B. Schulz
RQ-50452-10
Digital Edition of the Writings of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry, A Revolutionary Era Mother and Daughter

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 amount awarded: $123,500
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 11/30/2011

University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY 40506-0001)
Jane E. Calvert
RQ-50458-10
The John Dickinson Writings Project

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 amount awarded: $190,522
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 12/31/2012

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Paul Joseph Grant-Costa
RQ-50471-10
The New England Indian Papers Series: The Connecticut Colony Collection, 1603-1783

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 amount awarded: $250,000
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 2/28/2014

Boston University (Boston, MA 02215-1300)
Walter E. Fluker
RQ-50475-10
The Howard Thurman Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $140,000
Grant period: 1/1/2011 – 6/30/2013

University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA 94720-1501)
Leon F. Litwack
RQ-50479-10
The Emma Goldman Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $175,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013

Loyola University, Chicago (Chicago, IL 60611-2147)
Pamela L. Caughie
RQ-50489-10
WoolfOnline: Virginia Woolf's To the Lighthouse

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 amount awarded: $175,000
Grant period: 10/1/2010 – 9/30/2013

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Hoyt N. Duggan
RQ-50490-10
Piers Plowman Electronic Archive

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 amount awarded: $100,000
Grant period: 9/1/2010 – 8/31/2013

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward George Lengel
RQ-50498-10
The Papers of George Washington

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 amount awarded: $450,000
Grant period: 7/1/2010 – 9/30/2012

Funding details
Original grant (2010) $225,000
Supplement (2012) $225,000

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman
RQ-50323-09
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Papers

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 amount awarded: $100,000
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 description available.

Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
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 description available.

Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

Newberry Library (Chicago, IL 60610-3380)
Daniel Greene
RA-50079-09
NEH Fellowships at the Newberry Library

The equivalent of three fellowships per year for two years.

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

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski
RQ-50357-09
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Adoption of the Bill of Rights

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 amount awarded: $390,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 12/31/2011

Ulysses S. Grant Association (Starkville, MS 39759-4112)
John F. Marszalek
RQ-50359-09
Preparation of The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant

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 amount awarded: $90,348
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

Funding details
Original grant (2009) $-27,633
Supplement (2012) $117,981

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Daniel Feller
RQ-50360-09
The Papers of Andrew Jackson

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 amount awarded: $254,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 11/30/2012

Duke University (Durham, NC 27708)
Mary Lynn Bryan
RQ-50363-09
The Selected Papers of Jane Addams, 1889-1900, Volume 3

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 amount awarded: $158,780
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 10/31/2013

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul B. Israel
RQ-50364-09
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison

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 amount awarded: $350,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 9/30/2011

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Christopher Brick
RQ-50372-09
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers

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 amount awarded: $300,000
Grant period: 9/1/2009 – 8/31/2011

New York University (New York, NY 10012-1019)
Esther Katz
RQ-50373-09
The Selected Papers of Margaret Sanger: Book and Digital Editions

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 amount awarded: $200,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2011

Duke University (Durham, NC 27708)
David R. Sorensen
RQ-50376-09
The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle

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 amount awarded: $206,051
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John C. A. Stagg
RQ-50390-09
The Papers of James Madison

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 amount awarded: $275,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2011

Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
Clayborne Carson
RQ-50393-09
Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $309,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2012

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor
RQ-50407-09
Adams Papers Documentary Editing Project

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 amount awarded: $450,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 6/30/2011

Morehouse College (Atlanta, GA 30314-3776)
Walter E. Fluker
RQ-50408-09
The Papers of Howard Washington Thurman

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 amount awarded: $140,000
Grant period: 7/1/2009 – 12/31/2010

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency (Springfield, IL 62701-1507)
Daniel W. Stowell
RQ-50286-08
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

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 amount awarded: $200,000
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 description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Digital Humanities Fellowships
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $75,400
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 description available.

Project fields: American Literature
Program: Digital Humanities Fellowships
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $35,795
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 description available.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $33,600
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 description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Sociology
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

Gyan Prakash
Princeton University (Princeton, NJ 08544-2001)
FA-53751-08
Bombay/Mumbai Fables: Imaginary Histories of the Modern City

No description available.

Project fields: South Asian History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,400
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 description available.

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

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 description available.

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

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, VA 23187-8781)
Charles F. Hobson
RQ-50315-08
St. George Tucker Law Papers

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 amount awarded: $135,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2010

Rice University (Houston, TX 77005-1892)
Lynda L. Crist
RQ-50316-08
The Papers of Jefferson Davis

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 amount awarded: $135,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2011

George Mason University (Fairfax, VA 22030-4444)
Christopher Hamner
RQ-50334-08
Papers of the War Department 1784-1800

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 amount awarded: $200,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 12/31/2010

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen R. Cohn
RQ-50340-08
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin

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 amount awarded: $450,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2011

Pennsylvania State University, Main Campus (University Park, PA 16802)
Sandra W. Spanier
RQ-50342-08
The Letters of Ernest Hemingway

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 amount awarded: $200,000
Grant period: 7/1/2008 – 6/30/2011

Medici Archive Project (Skaneateles, NY 13152-9021)
Ippolita Morgese
RZ-50967-08
Medici Archive Project at the Renaissance Society of America

No description available.

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

Maurice Kaye Melton
Albany State University (Albany, GA 31705-2796)
HR-50366-07
African Americans Pilots in the Southern Maritime Trade

No description available.

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

Randall Fuller
Drury University (Springfield, MO 65802-3791)
FB-52900-07
American Romanticism and the Civil War

No description available.

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

Elise Lemire
SUNY Research Foundation, College at Purchase (Purchase, NY 10577-1402)
FB-52999-07
Slavery and Freedom in Concord, Massachusetts, 1740-1822

No description available.

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

John James McCusker
Trinity University (San Antonio, TX 78212-7201)
FB-53313-07
Sugar and the Economic Integration of the Early Modern Atlantic World

No description available.

Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $24,000
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 description available.

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

Kay K. Shelemay
Harvard University (Cambridge, MA 02138-3800)
FA-53026-07
Ethiopian Music and Musicians in the United States

No description available.

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

Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, NJ 08540-4907)
Peter Goddard
RA-50057-07
Fellowship Programs in Historical Studies

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 amount awarded: $267,000
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 description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History of Philosophy
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $5,000
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 description available.

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

Amy Golahny
Lycoming College (Williamsport, PA 17701-5192)
FT-55146-07
Rembrandt and Italy

No description available.

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

Carol Lynn McNamara
Utah State University (Logan, UT 84322-1400)
FT-55194-07
The Man in White: Tom Wolfe and the American Democratic Condition

No description available.

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

University of Maryland, College Park (College Park, MD 20742-5141)
Peter J. Albert
RQ-50250-07
The Samuel Gompers Papers

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 amount awarded: $85,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

George C. Marshall Research Foundation (Lexington, VA 24450-0920)
Daniel D. Holt
RQ-50251-07
Editing part of Volume 6 (1947-50) of The Papers of George Catlett Marshall

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 amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

Princeton University (Princeton, NJ 08544-2001)
Barbara Bowen Oberg
RQ-50257-07
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson

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 amount awarded: $400,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

California Institute of Technology (Pasadena, CA 91125-0001)
Diana Kormos Buchwald
RQ-50267-07
The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein

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 amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2011

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul B. Israel
RQ-50272-07
The Papers of Thomas A. Edison

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 amount awarded: $300,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski
RQ-50274-07
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Adoption of the Bill of Rights

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 amount awarded: $250,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John C. A. Stagg
RQ-50290-07
The Papers of James Madison

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 amount awarded: $180,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Edward George Lengel
RQ-50291-07
The Papers of George Washington

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 amount awarded: $450,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2010

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Allida Black
RQ-50297-07
Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $210,000
Grant period: 9/1/2007 – 8/31/2009

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

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 amount awarded: $38,000
Grant period: 7/1/2007 – 6/30/2009

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul B. Israel
RQ-50125-06
Thomas A. Edison Papers

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 amount awarded: $330,000
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2007

Yale University (New Haven, CT 06510)
Ellen R. Cohn
RQ-50153-06
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin

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 amount awarded: $350,000
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 description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
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 description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
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 description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
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 description available.

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

American Institute of Indian Studies (Chicago, IL 60637-1539)
Philip A. Lutgendorf
RA-50039-06
Research Fellowships for Senior Humanists to Work in India

Three or four fellowships per year.

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

Funding details
Original grant (2006) $228,000
Supplement (2008) $106,800

Heidi Pauwels
University of Washington Libraries (Seattle, WA 98195-0001)
FT-54161-06
Culture in Circulation in 18th century North India: Urdu poetry by a Rajput Krishna devotee

No description available.

[Grant products] [Prizes]
Project fields: Asian Literature
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $5,000
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 description available.

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

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

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 amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2007

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

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 amount awarded: $48,496
Grant period: 9/1/2006 – 8/31/2007

University of Missouri, Columbia (Columbia, MO 65211-3020)
Kerby Alonzo Miller
RZ-50569-06
Religious Demography and Conflict in Ireland, 1659-1926

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 amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 8/1/2006 – 12/31/2009

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

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 amount awarded: $149,958
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2010

Stanford University (Stanford, CA 94305)
Clayborne Carson
RQ-50200-06
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project

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 amount awarded: $250,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2009

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor
RQ-50205-06
Adams Papers Documentary Editing Project

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 amount awarded: $600,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2009

New York Historical Society (New York, NY 10024)
Melanie Randolph Miller
RQ-50218-06
Papers of Gouverneur Morris: Diaries Project

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 amount awarded: $200,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 8/31/2011

Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, VA 23187-8781)
Charles F. Hobson
RQ-50219-06
St. George Tucker Law Papers

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 amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 7/1/2006 – 6/30/2008

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Daniel Feller
RQ-50221-06
The Papers of Andrew Jackson

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 amount awarded: $150,000
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 description available.

Project fields: Latin American Studies
Program: Faculty Research Awards
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
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 description available.

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

Newberry Library (Chicago, IL 60610-3380)
Daniel Greene
RA-50025-05
NEH Fellowships at the Newberry Library

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 amount awarded: $252,000
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 8/31/2008

Huntington Library (San Marino, CA 91108-1299)
Robert C. Ritchie
RA-50031-05
NEH Research Fellowship Program

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 amount awarded: $378,000
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 8/31/2009

American School of Classical Studies at Athens (Princeton, NJ 08540-5232)
Irene B. Romano
RA-50033-05
NEH Fellowship Program at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

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 amount awarded: $172,000
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 5/31/2008

Lester Clarence Olson
University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA 15260-6133)
FT-53149-05
Audre Lorde's Public Speeches: Poet Orator, Wounded Warrior

No description available.

Project fields: Communications
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $5,000
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 description available.

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

Ted Tunnell
Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA 23284-9066)
FT-53371-05
Southern Newspaper Editors and Reconstruction, 1865-1869

No description available.

Project fields: History, General
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $5,000
Grant period: 6/1/2005 – 7/31/2005

Noriko Watanabe
CUNY Research Foundation, Bernard Baruch College (New York, NY 10159)
FT-53430-05
Japanese Script and Personal Names

No description available.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $5,000
Grant period: 6/1/2005 – 8/31/2005

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John C. A. Stagg
RQ-50116-05
The Papers of James Madison

Completion of Volume 6 in the Presidential Series, Volume 8 in the Secretary of State Series of the Papers of James Madison, and Volume 1 of the Retirement Series, and continued editorial work on subsequent volumes of all three series. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $140,000
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2007

Ulysses S. Grant Association (Starkville, MS 39759-4112)
John F. Marszalek
RQ-50117-05
Preparation of The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant

Publication of Volumes 27 and 28, and completion of Volumes 29-32. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $122,025
Grant period: 6/1/2005 – 5/31/2008

Rice University (Houston, TX 77005-1892)
Lynda L. Crist
RQ-50124-05
The Papers of Jefferson Davis, Volumes 12-13

Publication of Volume 12 and completion of Volume 13 of the Papers of Jefferson Davis. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $95,000
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2008

George Washington University (Washington, DC 20052-0001)
Allida Black
RQ-50131-05
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers

Completion and publication of Volume 1, completion of Volumes 2 and 3, and editorial work on Volume 4. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $105,000
Grant period: 9/1/2005 – 8/31/2007

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Bernard D. Frischer
RZ-50350-05
Aquae Urbis Romae: The Waters of the City of Rome

Adding GIS data and expanding a freely accessible and fully interactive inventory of Roman hydraulic infrastructure from the early Christian era through the early modern period. (24 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Urban Studies
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $100,000
Grant period: 1/1/2006 – 12/31/2007

Temple University (Philadelphia, PA 19122)
Elizabeth Stinette Bolman
RZ-50431-05
Archaeological and Multidisciplinary Investigation of the White Monastery Federation, near Sohag, Egypt

Excavation and analysis of an important Coptic architectural complex (fourth through thirteenth century, C.E.) that promises to yield valuable evidence bearing on late antique monasticism. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Archaeology
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $100,000
Grant period: 8/1/2005 – 6/30/2007

Indiana University, Indianapolis (Indianapolis, IN 46202)
André De Tienne
RQ-50161-05
Critical Edition of the Writings of Charles S. Peirce

Publication of volumes 9 and 11 of the writings of Charles S. Peirce, and continued editorial work on volumes 10 and 12. (36 months)

[Grant products]
Project fields: Philosophy, General
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 11/1/2005 – 10/31/2008

University of Wisconsin, Madison (Madison, WI 53706-1314)
John Kaminski
RQ-50165-05
The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights

Completion of Volumes 3-5 of the New York series of documents, editorial work on Rhode Island volumes 1 and 2. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $301,000
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 12/31/2007

University of Maryland, College Park (College Park, MD 20742-5141)
Peter J. Albert
RQ-50167-05
The Samuel Gompers Papers

The completion and publication of volume 11 and continued work on volume 12 of a 12-volume edition of the papers of Samuel Gompers. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $75,000
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2007

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA 02215-3631)
C. James Taylor
RQ-50183-05
Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses

Digital online publication of 35 previous printed volumes, including The Journal of John Winthrop, 1630-1649, the Winthrop Papers, The Diary and Autobiography of John Adams, the Adams Family Correspondence, The Legal Papers of John Adams, and the Papers of John Adams. (36 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $299,792
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 9/30/2008

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Paul B. Israel
RQ-50015-04
The Thomas A. Edison Papers

Part V (1911-1920) of the six-part image (microfilm) edition and Volume 6 (Apr. 1881-Mar. 1883) of the 15-volume book edition. (12 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $230,000
Grant period: 7/1/2003 – 6/30/2004

Daniel J. Sharfstein
Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN 37240-0001)
FB-50300-04
The Color Line: A History of Race, the Law, and American Lives

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: Law and Jurisprudence
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2004 – 8/31/2005

John E. Cort
Denison University (Granville, OH 43023-1533)
FB-50335-04
Idol Worshipers and Their Critics

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2005 – 6/30/2006

Richard M. Jaffe
Duke University (Durham, NC 27708)
FA-50356-04
Seeking Sakyamuni: World Travel and the Reconstruction of Japanese Buddhism

No description available.

Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2004 – 8/31/2005

Julie P. Winch
University of Massachusetts, Boston (Boston, MA 02125-3300)
FB-50394-04
The Heirs of Jacques Clamorgan, 1780-1930: An American Family's Encounter with Race

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2004 – 8/31/2005

Barbara G. Montero
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-50587-04
Proprioceptive Aesthetics: Extending the Realm of Aesthetic Experiences

No description available.

Project fields: Aesthetics
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 8/1/2004 – 7/31/2005

Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, NJ 08540-4907)
Peter Goddard
RA-50019-04
NEH Memberships, School of Historical Studies

Three humanities fellowships each year for three years.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History, General
Program: Fellowship Programs at Independent Research Institutions
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $267,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2008

Gregg Alan Hecimovich
East Carolina University (Greenville, NC 27858)
FT-52943-04
Searching for Hannah Crafts: Kate Wheeler Cooper and the First Novel by an African-American Woman

No description available.

Project fields: Literature, General
Program: Summer Stipends
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $5,000
Grant period: 6/1/2004 – 7/31/2004

Iowa State University (Ames, IA 50011-2000)
Aili Mu
RZ-50166-04
An Anthology of Contemporary Chinese Short-short Stories

The compilation and translation of a bilingual edition of an anthology of 100 representative Chinese short-short stories with a critical introduction, and biographies of selected authors.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Asian Studies
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $75,000
Grant period: 6/1/2004 – 5/31/2006

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Theodore J. Crackel
RQ-50055-04
The Papers of George Washington

Scholarly work on 12 volumes of the letterpress edition of the Papers of George Washington: volumes 15-20 of the Revolutionary War series, volumes 13-16 of the Presidential series, and volumes 1-2 of the Financial Papers series.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $450,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2007

George C. Marshall Research Foundation (Lexington, VA 24450-0920)
Larry I. Bland
RQ-50068-04
The Papers of George Catlett Marshall

Work on volume six of a selective, seven-volume edition of the papers of George Catlett Marshall, who won the Nobel Prize for his work on the U.S. Marshall Plan.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $160,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2007

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Knoxville, TN 37996-0001)
Daniel Feller
RQ-50073-04
The Papers of Andrew Jackson

Completion of volume 7 and initial work on volume 8 of a 17-volume selective edition of the papers of Andrew Jackson.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2006

Princeton University (Princeton, NJ 08544-2001)
Barbara Bowen Oberg
RQ-50076-04
The Papers of Thomas Jefferson

Scholarly work on volumes 32-35 of the multi-volume edition of the Thomas Jefferson Papers.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $400,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2007

Rutgers University, New Brunswick (New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8559)
Ann D. Gordon
RQ-50081-04
Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony

Completion of volume 5 of a selective six-volume print edition of the papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 9/1/2004 – 8/31/2006

College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA 23186-0002)
Ronald Hoffman
RQ-50085-04
The Charles Carroll of Carrollton Family Papers

Work on the final three volumes of a six-volume edition of the papers of Charles Carroll of Carrollton.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $125,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2007

New York University (New York, NY 10012-1019)
Esther Katz
RQ-50087-04
The Selected Papers of Margaret Sanger

Completion of volume 2 and continued work on volumes 3 and 4 of a four-volume print edition of materials selected from the microfilm archive of the papers of Margaret Sanger.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2007

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
Stephen Railton
RQ-50096-04
Uncle Tom's Cabin as Cultural Text

Research and digitization of materials related to the publication and cultural reception of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin.

[Media coverage]
Project fields: American Literature
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $150,000
Grant period: 9/1/2004 – 2/29/2008

Illinois Historic Preservation Agency (Springfield, IL 62701-1507)
Daniel W. Stowell
RQ-50104-04
The Papers of Abraham Lincoln

Early stages of preparation for an electronic edition of the Papers of Abraham Lincoln.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $170,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2007

University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0136)
Michael D. Picone
RZ-50220-04
Language Variety in the South: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

Publication of two volumes of essays deriving from papers delivered at the LAVIS III Symposium, exploring language variety in the American South. The results of the conference will also be disseminated electronically on a website.

Project fields: Linguistics
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $100,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2008

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC 27599-0001)
Annegret Fauser
RZ-50227-04
The Institutions of Opera in Paris from the July Revolution to the Dreyfus Affair

A conference focusing on the issue of how a range of Paris opera institutions functioned in French cultural life from 1828 until the end of the century.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Collaborative Research
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $50,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 5/31/2006

Marilynn J. Richtarik
Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA 30303-2538)
FA-37647-03
Stewart Parker: Belfast Playwright

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: British Literature
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 6/1/2003 – 5/31/2004

Stephen Yablo
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA 02139-4307)
FA-37649-03
The Role of Simulation in Ontology

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage]
Project fields: Metaphysics
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 4/1/2003 – 12/31/2003

Carter V. Findley
Ohio State University, Main Campus (Columbus, OH 43210-1307)
FA-37700-03
Nationalism and Modernity in Turkey

No description available.

[Grant products] [Media coverage] [Prizes]
Project fields: Near and Middle Eastern History
Program: Fellowships for University Teachers
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2003 – 8/31/2004

William G. Wagner
Williams College (Williamstown, MA 01267-2600)
FB-38346-03
Faith, Community, Resiliency: The Nizhegorod Convent of the Exaltation of the Cross, 1807-1935

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Russian History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 1/1/2004 – 12/31/2004

Nancy K. Bristow
University of Puget Sound (Tacoma, WA 98416-5000)
FB-38420-03
It Is an Awful Thing: A Social History of the Influenza Epidemic in the United States, 1918-1919

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 9/1/2003 – 6/30/2004

Richard A. Ryerson
Unaffiliated Independent Scholar
FB-38549-03
John Adams's Republic: Monarchy, Aristocracy, and the People in Revolutionary America

No description available.

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 4/1/2004 – 7/31/2005

Jordana Dym
Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-1698)
FB-38699-03
The Cartography of Western Travel Writers, 1750-1950

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 10/1/2003 – 8/31/2004

Timothy Lubin
Washington and Lee University (Lexington, VA 24450-2116)
FB-38819-03
Ritual Functions and Authority of Brahmins in Early Historic India: The Creation of a Trans-Regional Cultural Elite

No description available.

[Grant products]
Project fields: Nonwestern Religion
Program: Fellowships for College Teachers and Independent Scholars
Division: Research Programs
Total amount awarded: $40,000
Grant period: 7/1/2004 – 6/30/2005

University of Virginia (Charlottesville, VA 22904-4195)
John C. A. Stagg
RQ-50002-03
The Papers of James Madison

Completion of volume 5 in the Presidential Series and volumes 7 and 8 in the Secretary of State Series, editorial preparations for volume 6 in the Presidential Series and volumes 1 and 2 of the Retirement Series. (24 months)

Project fields: U.S. History
Program: Scholarly Editions and Translations
Division: Research Programs