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Digital Howard, Channing Pollock - Africana Theatre and Dance Collection
Grant details: AB-258961-18
Title: Digital Howard, Channing Pollock - Africana Theatre and Dance Collection
Author: Ofosuwa Abiola
Abstract: Digital Howard is a digital archival database. Channing Pollock Theatre Collection is the founding theatre archive in Digital Howard. The Africana Theatre and Dance Collection is a curated collection of primary sources collected under the Channing Pollock Collection.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://dh.howard.edu/pollock_africana/
Primary URL Description: The primary URL directs visitors to the Digital Howard platform, and then to the Africana Theatre and Dance Collection under the Channing Pollock Collection.
Access Model: Digital Howard is an open access database.


The Nankama Africana Dance Conference
Grant details: AB-258961-18
Title: The Nankama Africana Dance Conference
Author: Ofosuwa Abiola
Abstract: The Nankama Africana Dance Conference is a two-day conference that focuses on research on dance and performance of African and the Diaspora.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dkh5lK6Nuc8&t=2s
Primary URL Description: YouTube URL.
Access Model: YouTube, open access


NEH Grant Project on Professor Abiola's Website
Grant details: AB-258961-18
Title: NEH Grant Project on Professor Abiola's Website
Author: Ofosuwa Abiola
Abstract: Announcement and description of the NEH grant project on Professor Abiola's website.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://www.oabiola.org/neh
Access Model: Open access


NEH Grant Project Samples on Professor Abiola's Website
Grant details: AB-258961-18
Title: NEH Grant Project Samples on Professor Abiola's Website
Author: Ofosuwa Abiola
Abstract: Samples from the Africana Theatre and Dance Collection
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://www.oabiola.org/project-samples
Access Model: Open access


Health Humanities Project Repository
Grant details: AC-258909-18
Title: Health Humanities Project Repository
Author: Sufian, Sandra
Abstract: Digital humanities platform through UIC library for housing repository.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://indigo.uic.edu/search?q=Health+Humanities+Portrait
Primary URL Description: Until website goes live, one can access the portraits here.
Access Model: subscription but once "published" then accessible.


Digitized archived articles
Grant details: AC-258929-18
Title: Digitized archived articles
Author: Brozyna, Martha
Abstract: Digitized archived articles
Year: 2021
Access Model: open access


Chamisa: A Journal of Literary, Performance and Visual Arts
Grant details: AC-264148-19
Title: Chamisa: A Journal of Literary, Performance and Visual Arts
Author: Leila Flores-Dueñas, Ray Hernandez-Duran, Irene Vasquez
Abstract: Chamisa: A Journal of Literary, Performance, and Visual Arts of the Greater Southwest is sponsored by the Southwest Hispanic Research Institute* (SHRI) at the University of New Mexico. The arts of the southwest region are abundant, diverse, and often blur the boundaries between categories normally accepted as defining the structural hierarchies of the art world. As these forms change, they enrich and redefine the cultural landscape. The journal seeks to capture the dynamic ways that the creative arts in this region have developed and continue to advance over time and in relation to the diverse composition of its communities.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/chamisa/
Access Model: Open access


Website for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
Grant details: AC-50089-11
Title: Website for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
Author: Nayereh Tohidi & Sheena Malhotra
Abstract: This is the primary website constructed under the NEH grant support to serve as the Internet homepage for the new minor in Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Program at CSUN (California State University, Northridge). This website would serve as the main Internet source of information about the program, its courses, minor requirements, faculty, events and resources.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.csun.edu/meis
Primary URL Description: This is the primary website constructed thanks to the NEH grant support to serve as the Internet homepage for the new minor in Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Program at CSUN (California State University, Northridge). This website would serve as the main Internet source of information about the program, its courses, minor requirements, faculty, events and resources.
Access Model: Open access


Southeast Museum of Photography - Past Perfect Online
Grant details: AH-274193-20
Title: Southeast Museum of Photography - Past Perfect Online
Author: Erin Gordon
Abstract: Online version of the SMP's collections database which provides remote access to a searchable catalogue of the museum's permanent collection.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://smponline.pastperfectonline.com/
Primary URL Description: Online version of the SMP's collections database
Access Model: open access


Lesson Plan: Dorothea Lange and Work/Life Balance
Grant details: AKB-260507-18
Title: Lesson Plan: Dorothea Lange and Work/Life Balance
Author: Daniel Levinson Wilk
Abstract: This lesson plan provides three to four prompts to facilitate classroom discussions in case of Dorothea Lange, a woman photographer.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://businesshistory.fitnyc.edu/lesson-plan-dorothea-lange-and-work-life-balance/
Primary URL Description: The landing page of this lesson plan
Secondary URL: https://businesshistory.fitnyc.edu/category/resources/lesson-plans/
Secondary URL Description: More lesson plans will be added in this category.
Access Model: Open Access


Interviews and Oral Histories
Grant details: AKB-260507-18
Title: Interviews and Oral Histories
Author: Karen Trivette
Author: Kyunghee Pyun
Author: Daniel Levinson Wilk
Author: Joseph Anderson
Author: Eileen Karp
Abstract: A selection of interviews with fashion industry professionals is collected in this webpage. Instructors will use these video clips. More will be created during the project period. Some had been created by the Special Collections of Fashion Institute of Technology's Gladys Marcus Library and carefully chosen for this site.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://businesshistory.fitnyc.edu/category/resources/interviews/
Primary URL Description: Landing webpage for this category of Interviews and Oral Histories within a larger website of Businesshistory.fitnyc.edu (created for this NEH-funded project)
Access Model: Open Access


The Portal to Texas History
Grant details: CH-233705-16
Title: The Portal to Texas History
Author: Various
Abstract: The Portal to Texas History is a free public portal containing a variety of primary source materials related to the history of Texas and the United States more generally. It is a collaborative effort that includes hundreds of humanities institutions across Texas and it is managed by UNT Libraries. This NEH grant supported a capital campaign to fund their endowment to provide ongoing support for the Portal.
Year: 2004
Primary URL: https://texashistory.unt.edu/
Primary URL Description: This is the link to the Portal to Texas History which contains a variety of primary sources on the history of Texas and the United States.
Access Model: Open Access


The Portal to Texas History Endowment
Grant details: CH-233705-16
Title: The Portal to Texas History Endowment
Author: Various
Abstract: The Portal to Texas History Endowment was created in 2012 in an effort to sustain the work of the Portal to Texas History (created in 2004). This NEH grant was part of a capital campaign to raise $2 million for the Portal's endowment.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: https://library.unt.edu/external-relations/portal-texas-history-endowment/
Primary URL Description: This is a link to the page on UNT Libraries' website about their endowment and how to make gifts.


Zimbabwe Children's Singing Games
Grant details: CH-50421-07
Title: Zimbabwe Children's Singing Games
Author: Natalie J. Kreutzer
Abstract: DVD 20 singing games and dances in the Shona langauge for children from 3-10 years, with instructions for adult interpretation
Year: 2003


ARIT Istanbul Library American Board Pamphlet Collection
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: ARIT Istanbul Library American Board Pamphlet Collection
Author: ARIT Istanbul Library
Abstract: The American Board pamphlet collection contains roughly 1000 brochures, booklets, leaflets, flyers, and off-prints that date from the mid-1800s to the present, with close to one-third from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Approximately 85% of the materials focus on the operations, institutions, or affiliate organizations of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions (ABCFM) that were located in Turkey and the Balkans.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/abpc-home.html?layout=default
Primary URL Description: Provides links to full-text access to 176 items from the collection. Scanning and cataloging of the materials is on-going and will be posted as the work is completed.


ARIT Istanbul Library American Board Periodical Collection
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: ARIT Istanbul Library American Board Periodical Collection
Author: ARIT Istanbul Library
Abstract: Initial presentation of full text digital presentation of rare journals acquired with the American Board of Missions Library, including illustrated periodicals of the 19th century aimed at children and adults that were produced in both Greco-Turkish and Armeno-Turkish.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://dlir.org/arit-periodical-collection.html
Primary URL Description: Describes the journal collection and provides links to currently available volumes as well as plans for scanning and publication of ARIT holdings not presently available.


American Board Personnel Card and Photo Collection
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Personnel Card and Photo Collection
Author: American Board of Missions
Abstract: The American Board’s Near East Mission (Turkey) maintained a set of personnel files at its regional office in Istanbul, for Board employees who worked in Turkey and its surroundings. One component of this collection is a series of more than 1,800 index cards that provide basic information about each individual, such as birth and death dates, educational and employment history, and dates and places of work assignments. The card file includes both missionaries and contract workers who served the Board in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, starting with Revs. Levi Parsons and Pliny Fisk, the Board’s first appointees sent to the Middle East in 1819.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/archive/orc-exhibit/items/browse/collection/8
Primary URL Description: Browse or search the American Board Personnel Card File.
Secondary URL: http://www.dlir.org/abpcc-home
Secondary URL Description: Introduction to the personnel documents presented through the Istanbul Digital Library
Access Model: open access


American Board Memorial Book
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Memorial Book
Author: American Board of Missions
Abstract: In 1935, the Near East Mission of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions undertook preparation of a memorial book to commemorate and honor those who had served the Board in Turkey, the Middle East, and the Balkans from the early 1800s through the early twentieth century. The initial three-volume work was compiled and edited by Charles Trowbridge Riggs, Near East Mission Secretary from 1910 to 1938, and contained biographical sketches of more than six hundred missionaries. Subsequent to Mr. Riggs’ death in 1953, a fourth volume was prepared to include those members of the Mission who died prior to 1970 but were not included in the earlier volumes.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/archive/orc-exhibit/items/browse/collection/12
Primary URL Description: Browse or search the American Board Near East Mission Memorial Book.
Secondary URL: http://www.dlir.org/abpcc-home
Secondary URL Description: Introduction to the American Board Near East Mission Memorial Book.
Access Model: open access


American Board Archive series, Near East Relief (1917-1928)
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Archive series, Near East Relief (1917-1928)
Author: American Board of Missions
Abstract: Items in this series include documents, newsletters, and pamphlets that relate to the agency Near East Relief (NER) and its efforts to provide humanitarian aid in Anatolia and surrounding regions during and after the First World War. The Near East Relief originated in 1915 as an emergency measure to aid minority populations in the wake of WW I. It raised funds and channeled aid primarily through the American Board mission stations in Turkey. Eventually the NER evolved to send aid directly from overseas.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/aba-official-records-1917-1928.html
Primary URL Description: Description and link to access the documents of the Near East Relief series.
Secondary URL: http://www.dlir.org/arit-aba-home.html
Secondary URL Description: Introduction to the American Board Archive digital collection.
Access Model: open access


American Board Archives series, selected reports and other records of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, affiliates and successors in Turkey and the Balkans, 1825-1988
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Archives series, selected reports and other records of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, affiliates and successors in Turkey and the Balkans, 1825-1988
Author: American Board in Turkey
Abstract: The items in this series consist of portion of the official correspondence, documents, reports, and minutes of the American Board’s enterprises in Turkey and the Balkans, primarily communications of officers and personnel, as well as reports by staff, committees, and mission stations and institutions.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://dlir.org/aba-selected-records-1825-1988.html
Primary URL Description: Istanbul Digital Library, American Board of Missions archive, American Board reports and correspondence, 1825 - 1988.
Secondary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/KH49JUEUPLXTAH87RFCILBU5U4M8YGKJAA7ANA4VGJK23DBEE5-04199?func=search-simple
Secondary URL Description: SALT Research, link to archival documents
Access Model: open access on-line


American Board Archive series, Annual Station Reports
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Archive series, Annual Station Reports
Author: American Board in Turkey
Abstract: Annual station reports from the Near East mission stations, 1921-1926 and 1931-1937 (384). Reports from the mission stations of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions during the critical years of World War I, the founding of the Turkish Republic, and the relief effort in the Near East.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/58D559IFVELHULRXVH8NYDRMX5S83J3AY4AFUGANU31P9T6UXK-00927?func=collections-result&collection_id=4337
Primary URL Description: Access to archival documents in digital format
Secondary URL: http://dlir.org/arit-aba-home.html
Secondary URL Description: Digital Library for International Research introduction to the American Board Archive and link to SALT Archives
Access Model: open access on-line


American Board Archive series, Photograph albums (3) and individual photographs (
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Archive series, Photograph albums (3) and individual photographs (
Author: American Board in Turkey
Abstract: Photographic albums with images of missionaries and their families; individual photographs from mission stations of people, locations, buildings, scenes.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://dlir.org/aba-photos-and-albums.html
Primary URL Description: Description of the photograph and album series description and links
Secondary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/SR34X5EY34X7H598UTA794LR9VHL1G2NI7IVU53TAJCDXI1PXH-03455?func=collections-result&collection_id=4538
Secondary URL Description: SALT Research access to American Board photographs and albums
Access Model: open access on-line


American Board Archive series, The Riggs Papers
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: American Board Archive series, The Riggs Papers
Author: Elias Riggs, Riggs family members
Abstract: This series includes private correspondence and other material, including five diaries and close to 2,000 pages of personal letters, notes, and sermons. These items relate to the Riggs family of missionaries, principally Rev. Elias Riggs (1810-1910), his wife Martha Dalzell Riggs (1810-87), and three of their children, Elizabeth, Emma, and Samuel.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://dlir.org/aba-the-riggs-papers.html
Primary URL Description: Description of the Riggs Papers series and links to archives and additional information
Secondary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/SR34X5EY34X7H598UTA794LR9VHL1G2NI7IVU53TAJCDXI1PXH-03468?func=collections&collection_id=4597
Secondary URL Description: SALT Research link to archive series, Riggs papers
Access Model: open access on-line


Catalogue of the Museum of Anatolian College, Merzifon
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: Catalogue of the Museum of Anatolian College, Merzifon
Author: American Board
Author: Johannes Jacob Manissadjian
Abstract: This is the hand-written catalogue of the Museum of Anatolian College in Merzifon, a compendium of the natural history of the location in the early 20th century. I consists of an alphabetical list of the contents of the museum displays. Also includes a brief history of the museum. The items are described in various categories, including taxidermy, fossils, plant samples, insect samples, mineral samples, skeletons, etc.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/SR34X5EY34X7H598UTA794LR9VHL1G2NI7IVU53TAJCDXI1PXH-04863?func=collections-result&collection_id=4798
Primary URL Description: SALT Research link to digitized catalogue document.
Secondary URL: http://dlir.org/arit-american-board-archives-guide.html
Secondary URL Description: Guide to the American Board Archives, including a description of the Miscellaneous Bound Materials. The catalog is part of this series containing bound volumes and other materials that were not created by the Istanbul Treasury Department. Included are minutes, account ledgers from mission stations, and letters. Some of this material was sent from the mission stations to the Treasurer’s Office after the closure of ABH institutions in the twentieth century.
Access Model: open access on-line


Istanbul Treasury Department Records
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: Istanbul Treasury Department Records
Author: American Board
Abstract: Items in this series were primarily created during the years when William W. Peet served as the ABH treasurer (1881-1925). Documents include correspondence with mission stations, the headquarters office of the ABCFM in Boston, and other organizations, as well as financial records such as account books, bills and receipts. Reports, minutes, plans, property deeds and other records relating to mission stations are also found.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/SR34X5EY34X7H598UTA794LR9VHL1G2NI7IVU53TAJCDXI1PXH-05873?func=collections-result&collection_id=4797
Primary URL Description: SALT Research link to the digital files of the archives collection.
Secondary URL: http://dlir.org/arit-american-board-archives-guide.html
Secondary URL Description: Guide to the American Board Archives digital collection, including the Istanbul Treasury Department Records.
Access Model: open access on-line


Near East Mission Records, Istanbul Treasury Department, 1926-ca. 1960
Grant details: CH-50528-08
Title: Near East Mission Records, Istanbul Treasury Department, 1926-ca. 1960
Author: American Board
Abstract: Items in this series were primarily created during the years when Luther R. Fowle served as the ABH treasurer (1926-1954), after the ABCFM’s European, Western, Central, and Eastern Turkey Missions were combined into a single unit, The Near East Mission, subsequent to the First World War. Documents include correspondence with mission stations, the headquarters office of the ABCFM in Boston, and other organizations and financial records such as account books, bills and receipts. Reports, minutes, plans, property deeds and other records relating to mission stations are also found.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://www.archives.saltresearch.org/R/9HPF5N1QAY3753V52JTE15ICFLXNNN7143EB1M6LJE53S38CUK-06437?func=collections-result&collection_id=4845
Primary URL Description: This links to the digital version of the documents - manuscript, typescript and print - that make up this collection of Near East Mission records, predominantly 1926-1960
Secondary URL: http://dlir.org/arit-american-board-archives-guide.html
Secondary URL Description: Guide to the American Board Archives collections, including a brief description of the Near East Mission Records
Access Model: open access on-line


"Cinephiles and Movie-Fans: A Counter-Cartography of Paris Film Culture, 1918-1925" in Graduate Training in the 21st Century in #Alt-Academy, a project for MediaCommons: A Digital Scholarly Network
Grant details: CH-50600-09
Title: "Cinephiles and Movie-Fans: A Counter-Cartography of Paris Film Culture, 1918-1925" in Graduate Training in the 21st Century in #Alt-Academy, a project for MediaCommons: A Digital Scholarly Network
Author: Annie Fee
Abstract: Counter-Cartography of Paris Film Culture, 1918-1925, a project for MediaCommons: A Digital Scholarly Network
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/alt-ac/
Primary URL Description: In a world where scholarly publication is changing rapidly, how should we approach the work of the dissertation, and of scholarly qualifications? This group of articles, in the new #Alt-Academy project Graduate Training in the 21st Century, attempts to respond to this question, and to raise new ones, by showcasing the work of early career scholars actively reimagining the dissertation as proto-monograph.
Access Model: open access


The Educating Harlem Digital Collection
Grant details: CH-50926-12
Title: The Educating Harlem Digital Collection
Author: Ernest Morrell
Abstract: Digital collection of sources on Harlem's educational history. In-development, the site is a part of the project Educating Harlem: Histories of Learning and Schooling in an American community. It offers published and unpublished archival documents and oral histories, alongside interpretive exhibits. The first phase of the collection includes a group of digitized material that emphasizes the experiences and work of students in Harlem schools in the 1960s and 1970s. Later additions will expand on this theme, and explore materials from and about Harlem teachers and community members as well as students.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://educatingharlem.cdrs.columbia.edu/omeka/
Primary URL Description: Website of Educating Harlem: Histories of Learning and Schooling in an American Community. Organized in collaboration with the Institute for Urban and Minority Education, the Center on History and Education, and the Program in History and Education at Columbia Teachers College, Educating Harlem supports a scholarly community focused on investigating the history of education, broadly defined, in 20th century Harlem.
Secondary URL: http://www.tc.columbia.edu/che/
Secondary URL Description: Website of the Teachers College Center on History and Education, which notes the project and provides a link to the Educating Harlem website.
Access Model: open access


New Max Kade Institute Website with Searchable Database and Digital Archives
Grant details: CH-50975-13
Title: New Max Kade Institute Website with Searchable Database and Digital Archives
Author: Kevin Kurdylo
Author: Antje Petty
Abstract: The Max Kade Institute created a new and improved website with a strong focus on the MKI Library and Archive. A user-friendly interface allows an easy online search of the MKI Library Catalog as well as digital resources from the MKI archives. New content is regularly being added to the catalog and the digital collection.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://mki.wisc.edu
Primary URL Description: Max Kade Institute home page
Secondary URL: http://mki.wisc.edu/library
Secondary URL Description: Max Kade Institute Library and Archive, digital collections
Access Model: open access


UMKC Digital Special Collections
Grant details: CH-51161-14
Title: UMKC Digital Special Collections
Author: Sandy Rodriguez
Author: Scott Gipson
Author: Kelly McEniry
Abstract: The UMKC Digital Special Collections is the digital library for the UMKC Libraries Special Collections. It contains digital surrogates to items in the Special Collections including photos, documents, sound and video recordings. It is searchable by a number of metadata elements.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://dl.mospace.umsystem.edu/umkc/
Primary URL Description: MOspace is the share institutional repository and digital library platform for the libraries of the University of Missouri.
Access Model: Open access


The Rise of Euroskepticism: Europe and Its Critics in Spanish Culture
Grant details: DR-272597-20
Title: The Rise of Euroskepticism: Europe and Its Critics in Spanish Culture
Author: Luis Martín-Estudillo
Abstract: Covering the period from 1915 to the present, The Rise of Euroskepticism examines the role that artists and intellectuals have played in projects of European integration. Using Spain as a case study, Martín-Estudillo explores the ways in which countries on the Continent understand themselves as European or not and how that perception changes over time.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://www.vanderbilt.edu/university-press/the-rise-of-euroskepticism-open-access.pdf
Primary URL Description: A free .pdf version published on the Vanderbilt University Press website
Access Model: Open Access


The Rise of Euroskepticism: Europe and Its Critics in Spanish Culture
Grant details: DR-272597-20
Title: The Rise of Euroskepticism: Europe and Its Critics in Spanish Culture
Author: Luis Martín-Estudillo
Abstract: Covering the period from 1915 to the present, The Rise of Euroskepticism examines the role that artists and intellectuals have played in projects of European integration. Using Spain as a case study, Martín-Estudillo explores the ways in which countries on the Continent understand themselves as European or not and how that perception changes over time.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://www.jstor.org/stable/j.ctv1675bt7
Primary URL Description: The open-access edition published on JSTOR
Access Model: Open Access


The Rise of Euroskepticism: Europe and Its Critics in Spanish Culture
Grant details: DR-272597-20
Title: The Rise of Euroskepticism: Europe and Its Critics in Spanish Culture
Author: Luis Martín-Estudillo
Abstract: Covering the period from 1915 to the present, The Rise of Euroskepticism examines the role that artists and intellectuals have played in projects of European integration. Using Spain as a case study, Martín-Estudillo explores the ways in which countries on the Continent understand themselves as European or not and how that perception changes over time.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://muse.jhu.edu/book/58300
Primary URL Description: The open-access edition hosted on Project MUSE
Access Model: Open Access


Leonardo da Vinci Between Art and Science: Essays
Grant details: EH-50290-11
Title: Leonardo da Vinci Between Art and Science: Essays
Author: Francesca Fiorani
Author: Anna Kim
Abstract: This collection of essays emerged from the research projects that 24 NEH Scholars developed during the NEH Summer Institute “Leonardo da Vinci: Between Art and Science” (Florence, Italy, June-July 2012), hosted bythe Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz (KHI). Over a period of three weeks, NEH Scholars explored the relations between art and science in the works of Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519), the versatile, canonical artist of western art who moved with equal ease among artistic, literary, intellectual and scientific circles. The Institute was organized around three major themes: ¦ Word and Image ¦ Painting and Drawing ¦ Craftsmen and Scholars Selected to address cogent issues in the study of Leonardo's works and writings, these three themes are more generally significant to understand the relations between art and science in the early modern period. Within these three themes, NEH Scholars developed their individual research projects and the essays gathered here are the first outcomes of those projects. The essays vary greatly in themes and approaches, reflecting the diverse background, training and interests of their authors. They all provide unique points of entry into the many aspects of Leonardo da Vinci’s works and writings and suggest possible use of new materials for undergraduate teaching and scholarly research. This website includes also additional bibliographical resources and the program of the NEH Institute.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://faculty.virginia.edu/Fiorani/NEH-Institute/essays/
Access Model: open access


"Telling the Untold Story"
Grant details: ES-50571-14
Title: "Telling the Untold Story"
Author: J. Brent Morris
Abstract: Online archive of primary source resources from the Reconstruction Era.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://uscb.edu/americasreconstruction/telling-the-untold-story.html
Primary URL Description: "Telling the Untold Story" Reconstruction primary sources archive
Access Model: free online


RememberingBiafra.com
Grant details: FA-252384-17
Title: RememberingBiafra.com
Author: Melani McAlister
Abstract: Digital Humanities Resource for teachers: Timeline + Knowledge Library that consolidates and annotates primary sources for scholarly and student research on the war and global responses to it.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://www. RememberingBiafra.com
Access Model: Open access


The Spenser Archive: Prototype
Grant details: FA-52531-06
Title: The Spenser Archive: Prototype
Author: Joseph Loewenstein
Author: David Lee Miller
Author: Patrick Cheney
Author: Stephen Pentecost
Author: Douglas Knox
Abstract: The Spenser Project Digital Archive is the online companion to the Collected Works of Edmund Spenser, forthcoming from Oxford University Press. At present, readers have access here to full-text versions of the books in which Spenser’s work appeared between 1569 and 1590: A Theatre for Voluptuous Worldlings, The Shepheardes Calender, the Spenser-Harvey Letters, and The First Part of The Faerie Queene (books I-III), as well as facsimiles of those books. We also provide scans of all pages containing variant states, an analysis of various forme-states within editions of these texts, and, in the case of The Shepheardes Calender, a grid of variants across the early editions through 1611. Behind the scenes, we are constructing an even richer archive, which will supplement the forthcoming Oxford Edition of the Collected Works of Edmund Spenser—and so increase the usefulness of that edition. Transcriptions of all of Spenser’s works will soon be made publicly available, and edited versions of those texts will follow shortly. Glossaries, commentary, textual and critical introductions, will be available here as soon as they are completed and approved for public release by OUP.
Year: 2008
Primary URL: http://talus.artsci.wustl.edu/spenserArchivePrototype/
Primary URL Description: Full digital archive password-protected, under time-limited contractual obligation to Oxford University Press.
Access Model: Limited access, full access pending


Database of Cultural Presentations
Grant details: FA-55637-11
Title: Database of Cultural Presentations
Author: Danielle Fosler-Lussier
Author: Eric Fosler-Lussier
Abstract: The data presented here represents partial information about the U.S. State Department's Cultural Presentations Program from 1954-1980. These data were collected during the research for Music In America's Cold War Diplomacy. The two major archival repositories represented in this database are these: • National Archives at College Park, Maryland. Records are principally located in Record Group 59 (General Records of the Department of State). • ARK: University of Arkansas Libraries, Department of Special Collections, Fayetteville, Arkansas. MC468, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Historical Collection. This database represents a first attempt to organize the extant data about the State Department’s Cultural Presentations program, which began in 1954. The database is far from complete for the following reasons: * The U.S. government keeps only a tiny fraction (about 5%) of the records it generates. Most of the extant archival records of cultural presentations tours are incomplete; some tours are not documented at all in existing State Department records. There are fewer records for tours in the early-to-mid 1960s than for tours in the 1950s. * I have not had the resources to survey all the extant records. My primary focus was on the time period between 1954 and the early 1970s; later tours are poorly represented in the data collected here. * Performers’ itineraries were subject to change. Local circumstances often forced significant alterations to the plan for each tour. Revised itineraries may not have been generated or preserved. * Many documents about cultural diplomacy have not yet been collected from personal collections and the archives of groups that traveled. The database should therefore be used as a starting point only. Nonetheless, it offers scholars and other interested persons a way to find out who went where on State Department-funded musical tours.
Year: 2015
Secondary URL: http://musicdiplomacy.org/database.html
Access Model: Open access


Berry Slave Value Database [show prizes]
Grant details: FA-57651-14
Title: Berry Slave Value Database
Author: Daina Ramey Berry
Abstract: This study uses historical records from 36 archives in the United States to analyze 8,437 enslaved people’s sale and/or appraisal prices from 1797 to 1865. Demographic information, including name, year, age/age group, gender, state, and trade/skill notations were recorded when applicable. By calculating average appraisal and sale values across cross-sections of gender (male or female) and age group (0-10 years old, 11-22 years old, 23-39 years old, and 40+ years old), a total of sixteen major comparative prices were analyzed (app/male/0-10; app/female/0-10; sale/male/0-10; sale/female/0-10; app/male/11-22; app/female/11-22; sale/male/11-22; sale/female/11-22; app/male/23-39; app/female/23-39; sale/male/23-39; sale/female/23-39; app/male/40+; app/female/40+; sale/male/40+; sale/female/40+). Scholars have the opportunity to use this data set to understand how enslaved people were valued and appraised. The demographic data included will be useful to those who want to explore various aspects of the history of slavery and enslaved people.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/E101113V1
Access Model: Open access


Colonial Architecture Project
Grant details: FA-58144-15
Title: Colonial Architecture Project
Author: Gauvin Alexander Bailey
Abstract: This interactive tool features almost 5,000 photographs of rare and often endangered colonial buildings on five continents, maps, keyword searches, timelines, and a glossary. This is the only website of its kind and promotes understanding of the commonalities of colonial architecture across the continents and also raises important issues about heritage conservation since over 35 of the sites are UNESCO world heritage sites and many are endangered or already ruined.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://www.colonialarchitectureproject.org/
Access Model: Open Access


After Augustine: The Oxford Guide to the Reception of Augustine
Grant details: FB-38683-03
Title: After Augustine: The Oxford Guide to the Reception of Augustine
Author: Meredith J. Gill
Abstract: Five entries: “Leonardo Bruni,” “Giovanni Pico della Mirandola,” “Coluccio Salutati,” “Pier Paolo Vergerio the Elder,” and “Visual Arts, 1200-1600.”
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http:// www.st-andrews.ac.uk/classics/after-augustine/


Speech Presentation in Homeric Epic database
Grant details: FB-50234-04
Title: Speech Presentation in Homeric Epic database
Author: Deborah Beck
Abstract: This database makes the data behind _Speech Presentation in Homeric Epic_ available to anyone with an Internet connection. It is fully searchable and does not require any special software to use.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://www.laits.utexas.edu/DeborahBeck/home
Access Model: open access


Caroline: Letters from Early Romanticism
Grant details: FB-52253-06
Title: Caroline: Letters from Early Romanticism
Author: Douglas W. Stott, Translator and Editor
Author: Caroline Schelling
Abstract: Comprehensive digital, annotated translation of the letters and supporting documents and media for the correspondence of Caroline Schelling (1763-1809)
Year: 2009
Primary URL: http://www.carolineschelling.com
Secondary URL Description: Comprehensive digital, annotated scholarly edition of translated letters and supporting documents and media for the correspondence of Caroline Schelling (1763-1809)
Access Model: Open access


Caroline: Letters from Early Romanticism
Grant details: FB-53616-08
Title: Caroline: Letters from Early Romanticism
Author: Douglas W. Stott, Translator and Editor
Author: Caroline Schelling
Abstract: Comprehensive digital annotated translation of the letters and supporting documents and media for the correspondence of Caroline Schelling (1763-1809)
Year: 2009
Primary URL: http://www.carolineschelling.com
Primary URL Description: Comprehensive digital, annotated scholarly edition of translated letters and supporting documents and media for the correspondence of Caroline Schelling (1763-1809)
Access Model: Open access


Transatlantic Encounters Latin American Artists in Interwar Paris
Grant details: FB-56134-12
Title: Transatlantic Encounters Latin American Artists in Interwar Paris
Author: Michele Greet
Abstract: A digital database of more than 300 Latin American artists working in Paris between the wars. Two interactive maps of these artists’ exhibitions and studios.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://chnm.gmu.edu/transatlanticencounters/
Access Model: open access


Káma-Kapúska! Making Marks in Indian Country, 1833–34
Grant details: FEL-257163-18
Title: Káma-Kapúska! Making Marks in Indian Country, 1833–34
Author: Kristine K. Ronan
Author: Allan McLeod
Abstract: Over the winter of 1833–34, the Numak'aki (Mandan) war chief Mató-Tópe (ca. 1784–1837) visited the painting studio kept by Swiss painter Karl Bodmer (1809–93) at Fort Clark, a trading post in what is now North Dakota, fifty-five times. This project argues that this shared studio space and its activities are an extension of the Middle Ground, or the cultural arena co-created by Native and non-Native peoples on the French frontier. The Numak'aki name that local warriors bestowed upon Bodmer (Kapúska, or “Forcefully Makes Marks”) demonstrates this co-creation by describing the artist’s practices through a Numak'aki lens, rather than a Western one—a testimony to the co-operation of two distinct cultural systems within the Fort Clark studio. The project’s digital platform then models this argument in presenting the project’s related archives through both Native and non-Native frameworks.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://www.19thc-artworldwide.org/autumn19/ronan-on-kama-kapuska-making-marks-in-indian-country-1833-34
Primary URL Description: Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide, vol. 18, no. 2 (Autumn 2019).
Access Model: open access


Omeka: Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past
Grant details: FEL-257329-18
Title: Omeka: Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past
Author: Renee Ater
Abstract: Omeka site that includes a database of monuments, exhibits, collections, geolocation information and map of monuments, and a Neatline exhibit.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.slaverymonuments.org/
Secondary URL: https://www.slaverymonuments.org/exhibits/show/commemorating-harriet-tubman
Secondary URL Description: Exhibit dedicated to Harriet Tubman monuments in the United States.
Access Model: Open access content management system


Scalar: Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past
Grant details: FEL-257329-18
Title: Scalar: Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past
Author: Renee Ater
Abstract: A digital publication of Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past, that is linked to my Omeka site. Note: this site is still in creation and will be updated over the upcoming year, 2019.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://scalar.usc.edu/works/contemporary-public-monuments-to-the-slave-past/index
Primary URL Description: Linear and non-linear essays on monuments to slavery.
Access Model: open source authoring and publishing platform


Aeolian Alexanders: Project, Data, and Lab Notes
Grant details: FEL-257341-18
Title: Aeolian Alexanders: Project, Data, and Lab Notes
Author: Ryan Horne
Abstract: This GitHub page houses all of the digital products created for the Aeolian Alexanders project, including the final presentation, a lab notebook, the database and site code.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://github.com/Aeolian-Alexanders
Primary URL Description: GitHub repository for the project, including the database, Jupyter notebooks, and website code
Access Model: Open Access


History of exploration of the Temple of Hera at Olympia
Grant details: FEL-257634-18
Title: History of exploration of the Temple of Hera at Olympia
Author: Philip Sapirstein
Abstract: This archive is not yet available, since its materials are meant to be shared through a 3DOME project website, and coordinated with a traditional print publication about the Hera temple project. It comprises digitized records compiled from several archive sources in Athens and Germany pertaining to the excavations of the temple in the 1870s and the subsequent interventions at the site through the modern era. These include more than 130 plans and other kinds of illustrations of the architecture and associated objects, 230 historical photographs, 53 notebooks and other unpublished documents kept by previous scholars who worked on the site, and excerpts from 32 digitized publications. Additional discussion of these resources is found elsewhere in the proposal.
Year: 2019
Access Model: Open Access


Astadasa Vyavahara, Perpusnas L. 882 (digital diplomatic edition)
Grant details: FEL-268510-20
Title: Astadasa Vyavahara, Perpusnas L. 882 (digital diplomatic edition)
Author: Arlo Griffiths
Author: Timothy Lubin
Abstract: Diplomatic edition of palm-leaf manuscript L. 882 belonging to the Perpustakaan Nasional Indonesia, containing the Old Javanese and Sanskrit legal text known as "Astadasa Vyavahara."
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/output/diplomatic-edition/DHARMA_DiplEdAstadasaVyavaharaPerpusnasL882.html
Primary URL Description: Digital diplomatic edition of Astadasa Vyavahara, Perpusnas L. 882.
Secondary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/index-diplomatic.html
Secondary URL Description: Links to Sunda-Java-Bali diplomatic editions on the DHARMA website
Access Model: Open Access


Kutara Manava L.Or. 2215 (digital diplomatic edition)
Grant details: FEL-268510-20
Title: Kutara Manava L.Or. 2215 (digital diplomatic edition)
Author: Timothy Lubin
Author: Eko Bastiawan
Author: Marine Schoettel
Abstract: Diplomatic edition of palm-leaf manuscript Or. 2215 belonging to Leiden University, containing the Old Javanese legal text known as "Kutara Manava."
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/output/diplomatic-edition/DHARMA_DiplEdKutaraManavaLeidenOr2215.html
Primary URL Description: Digital diplomatic edition of Kutara Manava L.Or. 2215.
Secondary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/index-diplomatic.html
Secondary URL Description: Links to Sunda-Java-Bali diplomatic editions on the DHARMA website
Access Model: Open Access


Kutara Manava Manchester Balinese 2 (digital diplomatic edition)
Grant details: FEL-268510-20
Title: Kutara Manava Manchester Balinese 2 (digital diplomatic edition)
Author: Timothy Lubin
Author: Eko Bastiawan
Abstract: Diplomatic edition of palm-leaf manuscript Balinese 2 belonging to Manchester University, containing the Old Javanese legal text known as "Kutara Manava."
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/output/diplomatic-edition/DHARMA_DiplEdKutaraManavaManchesterB2.html
Primary URL Description: Diplomatic edition of palm-leaf manuscript Balinese 2 belonging to Manchester University, containing the Old Javanese legal text known as "Kutara Manava."
Secondary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/index-diplomatic.html
Secondary URL Description: Links to Sunda-Java-Bali diplomatic editions on the DHARMA website.
Access Model: Open Access


Svayambhu, Kirtya 774 (digital diplomatic edition)
Grant details: FEL-268510-20
Title: Svayambhu, Kirtya 774 (digital diplomatic edition)
Author: Timothy Lubin
Author: Arlo Griffiths
Abstract: Diplomatic edition of palm-leaf manuscript II A/3/774 belonging to Kirtya, Singarja, Bali, Indonesia, containing the Old Javanese and Sanskrit legal text known as "Svayambhu."
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/output/diplomatic-edition/DHARMA_DiplEdSvayambhuKirtya774.html
Primary URL Description: Diplomatic edition of palm-leaf manuscript II A/3/774 belonging to Kirtya, Singarja, Bali, Indonesia, containing the Old Javanese and Sanskrit legal text known as "Svayambhu."
Secondary URL: https://erc-dharma.github.io/tfd-nusantara-philology/index-diplomatic.html
Secondary URL Description: Links to Sunda-Java-Bali diplomatic editions on the DHARMA website.
Access Model: Open Access


Hiroko Sato Collection - Bebeli Documentation
Grant details: FN-230211-15
Title: Hiroko Sato Collection - Bebeli Documentation
Author: Hiroko Sato
Abstract: This is a collection of Bebeli language and its related languages spoken in Papua New Guinea. The collection includes audio and video recordings and photographs.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/34526
Access Model: open access


A Working Lexicon of the Northeastern Pomo Language
Grant details: FN-230222-15
Title: A Working Lexicon of the Northeastern Pomo Language
Author: Neil Alexander Walker
Abstract: Northeastern Pomo (a.k.a. Salt Pomo) is an extinct indigenous language of California. This is a working database that includes the majority of attested Northeastern Pomo words. It is being edited, updated, and expanded, and care should be used when consulting it.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://wieldoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Walker_NA_Northeastern_Pomo_Dictionary_Working_Draft_10-2016.pdf
Access Model: open access


Ponosakan Talking Dictionary
Grant details: FN-249649-16
Title: Ponosakan Talking Dictionary
Author: Anna Luisa Daigneault
Author: Jason Lobel
Author: Ibrahim Tona
Author: Kader Tawo
Author: K. David Harrison
Author: Gregory D. S. Anderson
Abstract: na
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://talkingdictionary.swarthmore.edu/ponosakan/


Hiroko Sato Collection - Bebeli Documentation
Grant details: FN-249650-16
Title: Hiroko Sato Collection - Bebeli Documentation
Author: Hiroko Sato
Abstract: Raw data collected during my fieldwork consists of (1) audio-recordings, (2) video-recordings, (3) written notes, and (4) photographs. The data include narratives (myths, historical stories, legends, children’s stories), public events (ceremonies, rituals), and conversations (daily matters, politics). It is archived at Kaipuleohone, the University of Hawai‘i Digital Ethnographic Archive, for permanent archiving. In accordance with Kaipuleohone requirements, I collected OLAC compliant metadata for every item. This includes folder number, title, speakers, language name, time and location of recording, linguistic type, description, and genre keyword.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/34526
Primary URL Description: This is a collection of Bebeli language, an Austronesian language spoken in Papua New Guinea. The corpus includes audio and video recordings, photographs, and written materials.


A Mitsqanaqa'n Ventureño — English, English — Mitsqanaqa'n Ventureño Dictionary
Grant details: FN-260670-18
Title: A Mitsqanaqa'n Ventureño — English, English — Mitsqanaqa'n Ventureño Dictionary
Author: Timothy Paul Henry-Rodriguez
Abstract: A Mitsqanaqan? Ventureño to English and English to Mitsqanaqan? Ventureño dictionary. The dictionary is a compilation of the words of the Ventureño Chumash language, previously spoken in Southern California. It allows the user to find English translations of Ventureño words, and Ventureño translations of English words. Dictionary entries have example sentences and information about words in other Chumashan languages. Entires also have information about Chumash culture. At the end of the dictionary are lists of Ventureño words organized by meaning (example, terms for basketry).
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/64692
Primary URL Description: A .txt version of the dictionary.
Secondary URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/64691
Secondary URL Description: A .pdf of the dictionary.
Access Model: open access


Cahto Analyzed Texts Volume 1 - Cultural Texts
Grant details: FN-266279-19
Title: Cahto Analyzed Texts Volume 1 - Cultural Texts
Author: Sally R. Anderson
Abstract: This first volume of two comprises the texts as texts, whether full stories, short songs, cultural phrases and prayers. The major sources for such texts are Pliny E. Goddard (1909, 1906; working with Bill Ray), Edwin M. Loeb (1932; working with Lucy (Cooke) Ray, Martina (Ray) Bell, and Gill Ray) and John P. Harrington (1942; working with Martina (Ray) Bell and Gill Ray). The Cahto words are transcribed into the Community's standard writing system, then in the second line broken into major word parts, then glossed according to the breakdown, and then with a whole word gloss below, and finally grammatical category. After this there follows a somewhat modernized translation, the original author's translation, and the original author's word for word translation (if provided). Then finally the original author's transcription of the line(s). In the case of many of the Goddard texts there are two original transcription lines, one from the published text collection (1909) and one from the field notebooks (1906).
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.webonary.org/cahto/files/CahtoAnalyzedTexts_v1_2021.pdf
Primary URL Description: link to directly download the pdf document from the author's Cahto site on SIL's Webonary
Secondary URL: http://www.turtlenodes.com/calath/CahtoAnalyzedTexts_v1_2021.pdf
Secondary URL Description: link to directly download the pdf document from the author's own website
Access Model: open access


Cahto Analyzed Texts Volume 2 - Wordlists with Micro-texts
Grant details: FN-266279-19
Title: Cahto Analyzed Texts Volume 2 - Wordlists with Micro-texts
Author: Sally R. Anderson
Abstract: This second volume of two presents data from three sources that are primarily wordlist-like in nature, but include a reasonable number of paradigmatic examples and short sentences. The sources are Goddard's field notebooks (Goddard 1906, working with Bill Ray and Rose Ray), Merriam's Kato vocabulary list (Merriam 1850-1974), and Sapir's brief work with Bill Ray and Goddard (Goddard & Sapir 1907-1908). The Cahto words are transcribed into the Community's standard writing system, then in the second line broken into major word parts, then glossed according to the breakdown, and then with a whole word gloss below, and finally grammatical category. After this there follows a somewhat modernized translation, the original author's translation, and the original author's word for word translation (if provided). Then finally the original author's transcription of the line(s).
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.webonary.org/cahto/files/CahtoAnalyzedTexts_v2_2021.pdf
Primary URL Description: link to directly download the pdf document from the author's Cahto site on SIL's Webonary
Secondary URL: http://www.turtlenodes.com/calath/CahtoAnalyzedTexts_v2_2021.pdf
Secondary URL Description: link to directly download the pdf document from the author's own website
Access Model: open access


Cahto Dictionary - 2021 Web Edition
Grant details: FN-266279-19
Title: Cahto Dictionary - 2021 Web Edition
Author: Sally R. Anderson
Abstract: The Cahto (also spelled "Kato") language is a California Athabaskan language of the Eel River group in northern Mendocino county, California. This dictionary is the result of the author's twenty-one years' evening and weekend research on the language, and a final year finishing the dictionary full-time, thanks to NEH funding (see Acknowledgements). This stands as the first dictionary for Cahto, and only the second dictionary for any California Athabaskan language, the first being Golla's Hupa Language Dictionary. The dictionary is comprised of over 4,600 main Cahto headwords and 3,100 variants (mostly inflected forms), extracted from nearly 11,000 forms documented by scholars between the 1850's and the 2000's, but most prolifically in the first decades of the 20th century by Pliny Earle Goddard, J. P. Harrington, Edward Sapir, C. Hart Merriam, Edward Curtis, and others. This 2021 updated edition results from another NEH-funded project analyzing Cahto texts, which has resulted in finding several hundred more forms and variants, and the linking of text examples into a significant percentage of main entries.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.webonary.org/cahto/files/CahtoDictionary_2021WebEdition.pdf
Primary URL Description: direct link to download the pdf
Access Model: open access


Cahto Webonary Online Dictionary
Grant details: FN-266279-19
Title: Cahto Webonary Online Dictionary
Author: Sally R. Anderson
Abstract: This is an online interface to the author's Cahto dictionary database, providing search capability, and serving the data themselves. Interfaces are available in Cahto to English or English to Cahto browsing, Semantic category browsing, and searching. In addition the site serves as a location for serving the full Dictionary and other products to be downloadable. The interface itself is a product of Summer Institute of Linguistics, who are the creators of the linguistic database software used for this project, FLex/FieldWorks. The dictionary has been updated in 2021 as a result of the NEH-funded Cahto Texts project, including several hundred more forms and examples.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://www.webonary.org/cahto/browse/
Primary URL Description: This is the url to access the dictionary for browsing
Access Model: open access


Seke Language Corpus
Grant details: FN-271115-20
Title: Seke Language Corpus
Author: Ross Perlin
Abstract: Seke is an endangered and little-documented Tibeto-Burman language of the Tamangic branch, spoken by approximately 700 people in Nepal and New York City. This is an annotated, multi-dialectal corpus of video and audio recordings including stories, oral histories, and a range of other narratives reflecting the lives and stories of Seke speakers.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://kratylos.org/~kratylos/project.cgi?language=Seke&institution=ELA
Primary URL Description: Kratylos project containing full publication of FLEX database (1100 lexical entries, 23 fully analyzed texts, ~50,000 tokens, 8185 sentences)
Secondary URL: https://archive.org/details/@endangered_language_alliance?and[]=languageSorter%3A%22%5Bskj%5D+Seke+%5BNepal%5D%22
Secondary URL Description: ELA Archive.org repository containing 98 videos and 79 audio recordings, including metadata and some finalized annotations.
Access Model: Open Access


Alor-Pantar Field Recordings
Grant details: FN-50030-08
Title: Alor-Pantar Field Recordings
Author: Gary Holton
Abstract: This collection documents languages of Alor-Pantar, Indonesia, with a focus on the Western Pantar (Lamma) language
Year: 2008
Primary URL: http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/GH2
Primary URL Description: PARADISEC digital archive
Access Model: open access


Lowland Chontal of Oaxaca Electronic Archive / Digital Catalog
Grant details: FN-50053-09
Title: Lowland Chontal of Oaxaca Electronic Archive / Digital Catalog
Author: Loretta O'Connor
Author: Peter Kroefges
Abstract: The electronic archive of Lowland Chontal of Oaxaca contains written, photographic, audio, and video resources. It includes audio and video recordings; folktales, narratives, and oral history; articles about the geography and the history of the Chontalpa, materials on the language, a grammatical sketch, and other studies.This documentation project was funded by the Volkswagen Foundation and the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics; the archive processing and presentation were enriched by funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities and National Science Foundation.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: https://corpus1.mpi.nl/ds/asv/;jsessionid=014667DC9429390DA4C3426094E2166C?
Primary URL Description: The Lowland Chontal digital corpus, archived with and technically maintained by The Language Archive, a unit of the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics.
Access Model: Open access


The Lowland Chontal Documentation Project - DOBES Documentation of Endangered Languages
Grant details: FN-50053-09
Title: The Lowland Chontal Documentation Project - DOBES Documentation of Endangered Languages
Author: Loretta O'Connor
Author: Peter Kroefges
Abstract: Welcome to the electronic archive on the language and culture of the Lowland Chontal community of southeastern Mexico. Each tab on the website leads to a brief introduction to some aspect of the documentation project: Language, Geography, People & Culture, Project, Team, Data Example, and Links. From any page you may browse the Chontal corpus of archived materials and download most of these resources. This documentation project was funded by the Volkswagen Foundation and the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics; the archive processing and presentation were enriched by funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities and National Science Foundation.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://dobes.mpi.nl/projects/chontal/
Primary URL Description: The Lowland Chontal Documentation project is part of the DOBES Documentation of Endangered Languages.
Access Model: Open


Zapotec Conversations Archive
Grant details: FN-50065-10
Title: Zapotec Conversations Archive
Author: Mark A. Sicoli
Abstract: This archive is the result of the Documenting Endangered Languages Project "Lachixío Zapotec Conversations: Audio-Visual Archive and Transcription Collection (zpl)" [Oaxaca, Mexico] funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities FN-50065-10. The NEH funding provided for Mark Sicoli to produce transcriptions of a 40 hour video corpus, enrich and code segments of the data for conversation analysis of basic social actions, and translate the transcribed Zapotec to Spanish and portions of the corpus to English. Lachixío (including the close dialects of San Vicente, and San Miguel and San Mateo Mixtepec) is the last language of the West Zapotec clade in which speakers are competent conversationalists. This corpus was produced at a time when the historical trajectory was one of language shift to Spanish monolingualism throughout the region and in which the opportunities to document the language in its natural conversational ecology had grown few. The videos were recorded during the summers of 2008 and 2009 under funding from the Max Planck Society when Sicoli was a postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics. The corpus of transcribed videos provides resources that represent the language in everyday cultural settings, such as families receiving visitors, working together on daily chores, eating meals, joking, teasing, socializing children, sharing stories and more. The materials can both be considered a linguistic "text" collection as well as a representation of Zapotec culture in the Lachixío region of the Sierra Sur of Oaxaca, Mexico through conversational (multimodal) social interaction.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://corpus1.mpi.nl/ds/imdi_browser?openpath=MPI1554638%23
Primary URL Description: Zapotec Conversations Archive in The Language Archive of the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics


The Speech of Children from Cusco and Chuquisaca
Grant details: FN-50091-11
Title: The Speech of Children from Cusco and Chuquisaca
Author: Susan Kalt
Abstract: Our main goal in creating this collection is to document children’s comprehension and production of Quechua (quz, quh) in rural highland Bolivia and Peru, where a continuum of permeation from Spanish can be observed. The secondary goal is to document variation within Cuzco-Collao Quechua, giving special attention to the variety of Quechua spoken in rural Chuquisaca in South Bolivia. An understanding of rural Bolivian variants is essential for producing school materials for South Bolivian children and for preserving an understanding of their cultural heritage. Among the scant documentation of the variety spoken in Chuquisaca is a sizeable vocabulary to be included in a dictionary of Bolivian Quechua in preparation by Dr. Pedro Plaza Martínez, and a pedagogical grammar by Louise Stark, Manuel Segovia Bayo and Felicia Segovia Polo (1971). Variation in Cuzco-Collao affix order and interpretation is also detailed by Simon Van de Kerke in his doctoral dissertation (1996) including a morphosyntactic study of the Quechua spoken in the town of Tarata, in close proximity to the highly relexified Cochabamba dialect. Our goal is to study rural and less relexified varieties. According to a Peruvian Census (2007:2.4.1) declaration of Quechua as the language learned in childhood declined 3.3 percent between 1993-2007. Anecdotal evidence indicates a similar trend in Bolivia. Clearly, the rapid loss of a major indigenous language spoken in childhood represents a threat to the vitality of indigenous cultural transmission in the region as well as a major setback for humankind’s understanding of child first and second anguage acquisition, bilingualism and language contact. Despite the fact that there are hundreds of thousands of speakers of Cuzco-Collao Quechua, only a handful of published studies of Andean children’s grammar focus on their L1 grammar, and virtually all of these focus on Peruvian children, leaving a serious gap in documentation of indigenous children’s language.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: https://www.ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A124493
Primary URL Description: The Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America: www.ailla.utexas.org. Media: video, text.
Access Model: Restricted until children reach age 18; anonymized version available from author


Hiroko Sato collection - Bebeli documentation
Grant details: FN-50130-14
Title: Hiroko Sato collection - Bebeli documentation
Author: Hiroko Sato
Abstract: This is the collection of Bebeli language and its related languages. It includes audio and video recordings, photographs, and written texts of narratives, public events, and conversations as well as elicited linguistic data. It gives special attention to recording traditional cultural knowledge, because the oral chain of transmission of this kind of knowledge is currently being lost. Audio data is digitally recorded with voice-recorders (Zoom H5 or Zoom H4n). Sound recordings will be in 48 KHz 24 bits and archived as WAV files. A shotgun microphone was used (Zoom SGH-6). Also, the texts are video recorded with a handy cam (Canon EOS REBEL SL1). OLAC compliant metadata was collected for every item.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/handle/10125/34526
Primary URL Description: Kaipuleohone is the digital language archive of the University of Hawai’i. The archive houses texts, images, audio, and video collected by linguists, anthropologists, ethnomusicologists, and more. The collection includes a wealth of photographs, notes, dictionaries, transcriptions, and other materials related to small and endangered languages. The files are curated by the University of Hawai?i library system. Backed by these resources, Kaipuleohone provides a safe repository for priceless and unique materials to help ensure their accessibility for scientific and cultural purposes.


George Floyd and Anti-Racist Street Art Database
Grant details: FS-267176-19
Title: George Floyd and Anti-Racist Street Art Database
Author: Heather Shirey
Abstract: The Urban Art Mapping Research Project operates a George Floyd and Anti-Racist Street Art database, which documents examples of street art from around the world that have emerged since Floyd’s killing as part of an ongoing movement demanding social justice and equality. Through the seminar, the participant was able to incorporate more material from Brazil into the database, most notably work by the São Paulo collective Nós Artivistas. She also connected with these artists personally—the seminar provided an excellent framework for understanding their work.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://georgefloydstreetart.omeka.net/
Primary URL Description: The Urban Art Mapping Research Project operates a George Floyd and Anti-Racist Street Art database, which documents examples of street art from around the world that have emerged since Floyd’s killing as part of an ongoing movement demanding social justice and equality.
Access Model: open access


Mapping Covid-19 Street Art
Grant details: FS-267176-19
Title: Mapping Covid-19 Street Art
Author: Heather Shirley
Abstract: MAPPING COVID-19 STREET ART: Artists and writers producing work in the streets – including tags, graffiti, murals, stickers, and other installations on walls, pavement, and signs – are in a unique position to respond quickly and effectively in a moment of crisis. Street art’s ephemeral nature serves to reveal very immediate and sometimes fleeting responses, often in a manner that can be raw and direct. At the same time, in the context of a crisis, street art also has the potential to transform urban space and foster a sustained political dialogue, reaching a wide audience, particularly when museums and galleries are shuttered. For all of these reasons, it is not surprising to see an explosion of street art around the world created in response to the Covid-19 global pandemic, even as our movement in public spaces is limited due to public health concerns. Through the seminar, the author was able to incorporate more material from Brazil into the database, most notably work by the São Paulo collective Nós Artivistas. The author also connected with these artists personally—the seminar really gave the participant a good framework for understanding their work.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://covid19streetart.omeka.net/
Primary URL Description: MAPPING COVID-19 STREET ART: Artists and writers producing work in the streets – including tags, graffiti, murals, stickers, and other installations on walls, pavement, and signs – are in a unique position to respond quickly and effectively in a moment of crisis. Street art’s ephemeral nature serves to reveal very immediate and sometimes fleeting responses, often in a manner that can be raw and direct. At the same time, in the context of a crisis, street art also has the potential to transform urban space and foster a sustained political dialogue, reaching a wide audience, particularly when museums and galleries are shuttered. For all of these reasons, it is not surprising to see an explosion of street art around the world created in response to the Covid-19 global pandemic, even as our movement in public spaces is limited due to public health concerns.
Access Model: Open access


Serai: Premodern Encounters
Grant details: FS-50229-09
Title: Serai: Premodern Encounters
Author: E. Natalie Rothman
Author: Karen Nelson
Author: Julia Schleck
Author: Geoff Piersol
Abstract: Serai is a collaborative project, bringing together a development team at the University of Toronto with collaborators at the universities of Nebraska Lincoln, Maryland, and elsewhere. It originated in two distinct initiatives: ePorte, a collaboratory for Premodern Mediterranean Studies, began at the University of Toronto in 2009. It involved from its inception several doctoral students in the Department of History (specialists in cross-confessional interactions in medieval and early modern Iberia, the Italian Peninsula, and the Ottoman Empire), information technologists, digital librarians, and work-study undergraduate students in History and Computer Science, and was coordinated by Prof. Natalie Rothman. Serai/Early Modern Exchange, a site dedicated to early modern European encounters with Islamicate societies, emerged out of a NEH seminar at the University of Maryland in 2010. The original NEH seminar, “Remapping the Renaissance: Exchange between Early Modern Islam and Europe,” was conceived by Judith Tucker (History, Georgetown University), Adele Seeff (Renaissance Studies, University of Maryland), and Karen Nelson (English, University of Maryland). Participants included scholars from History, Religious Studies, Art History, and Languages and Literatures. One of these, Julia Schleck, forged connections with Jyotsna Singh and developed an affiliated program, Serai.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://serai.utsc.utoronto.ca/
Primary URL Description: Serai is a free and open online collaboratory for scholarship on premodern encounters across ethnolinguistic and religious divides. Our site is a digital meeting place where scholars can share resources, exchange ideas, and collaborate on projects. It is in an explicitly trans-disciplinary space for researchers, teachers, and students at all stages of their careers. We combine regional expertise with a keen interest in the transformative potential of digital scholarship. We hope to inspire others to join us in thinking through our diverse research materials about the multiple intersections between the past and the future of cultural encounters, knowledge production, and boundary crossing, and the urgency of exploring connectivities and confluences across seemingly disparate spaces.
Secondary URL: https://vimeo.com/user5385319
Secondary URL Description: Serai now serves as the portal for materials developed in the course of the NEH 2010 seminar [although as of Dec. 2015, with the site about to move to a new server, much of the data is stored off-site until the transition is complete]. Videos for all of the sessions are housed on Vimeo to offer a separate, public, open gateway.
Access Model: Open access, Drupal-based platform


The Letters of Marie Mancini
Grant details: FT-270715-20
Title: The Letters of Marie Mancini
Author: Olivia Wikle
Author: Sarah Nelson
Abstract: Marie Mancini (1639-1715) was famous as the first love of Louis XIV of France, and later she and her sister Hortense became scandalous celebrities by running away from their husbands and traveling unaccompanied through much of Western Europe. Marie’s unpublished letters to Lorenzo Colonna (her estranged husband) and others reside in an Italian archive. This project will publish them online. Begun in Spring 2020, this project seeks to publish Marie Mancini's approximately 900 letters that are held in the Colonna Archive, Library of the Abbey of Santa Scolastica, in Subiaco, Italy. There are approximately 100 transcribed letters currently available so far, six of which have been translated into English. Ultimately, the goal of this project is not only to provide a space for Marie Mancini's voice to be freely accessed, but also to provide avenues for historical exploration. To this end, users may: Explore and read the letters; Browse Marie's correspondence in chronological order; View her travels across Europe; Download the letters' text for further research. ...with more options to come!
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://thecdil.github.io/mancini_source/
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the website under construction. It has not yet been published. PLEASE NOTE: Acknowledgment of NEH support for the project will be included on the homepage of the website when it is published.
Access Model: Open access


Expanding the Private and the Public: Analyzing the Writing Practices of Nineteenth-Century Black Women
Grant details: FT-57540-10
Title: Expanding the Private and the Public: Analyzing the Writing Practices of Nineteenth-Century Black Women
Author: Kaye Wise Whitehead
Abstract: A lesson plan by Kaye Wise Whitehead (Loyola University Maryland) discusses the Philadelphia seamstress Emilie Davis, whose diaries are one of only four known unpublished primary sources written by a free black woman during the nineteenth century.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://www.oxfordaasc.com/content/lesson_plans/lesson_plan_9.jsp
Access Model: open access


Digital Prosopographies
Grant details: FT-62068-14
Title: Digital Prosopographies
Author: Aaron Moreno
Abstract: Thanks to the funding of the NEH, I am in the process of creating an open-access website which provides a portal for scholars of pre-modern collective communal histories to publish their raw prosopographical data, whether in the form of population databases or family trees. Such an endeavor will allow other researchers to not only better engage the monographs or journal articles relying on the corresponding information but also observe additional historical trends beyond original investigator’s purview. Furthermore, such data could be used as an educational tool for students whose linguistic limitations or lack of documentary access had previously prevented them from conducting cultural analyses on historical populations.
Year: 2015
Access Model: Open Access


Indianapolis Imam Warith Deen Muhammad Community Digital Archive
Grant details: FV-256712-17
Title: Indianapolis Imam Warith Deen Muhammad Community Digital Archive
Author: Edward E. Curtis IV
Author: IUPUI Center for Digital Scholarship
Abstract: The Indianapolis Imam Warith Deen Muhammad Community collection documents the life of an African American Muslim community that has been part of Indianapolis since the 1950s. Established as “Muhammad’s Mosque” on Indiana Avenue, the community was first aligned with the teachings of Nation of Islam leader Elijah Muhammad and then after 1975, with Elijah Muhammad’s son and heir, Warith Deen Muhammad, better known as W. Deen Mohammed. Now called the Nur Allah (Light of God) Islamic Center, this congregation has become known in central Indiana for its commitment to civic engagement and interfaith activities. The collection documents its members’ involvement in public life while also shedding light on the congregation’s religious activities.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://ulib.iupui.edu/collections/IWDC
Access Model: Open Access


Siege of Jerusalem Electronic Archive [show prizes]
Grant details: FX-50055-08
Title: Siege of Jerusalem Electronic Archive
Author: Timothy L. Stinson
Abstract: An online archive comprising transcriptions and images of all extant manuscript copies of The Siege of Jerusalem accompanied by critical texts and extensive introductory materials. Under contract with The Society for Early English and Norse Electronic Texts.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://siegeofjerusalem.org/
Access Model: Open access


Inscriptions of Israel/Palestine
Grant details: FZ-272052-20
Title: Inscriptions of Israel/Palestine
Author: Michael Satlow
Abstract: A site devoted to providing open access to and sophisticated searching of the inscriptions from the region of Israel/Palestine that date from around 500 BCE - 500 CE.
Year: 2002
Primary URL: http://www.brown.edu/iip
Access Model: Open access


Louisiana Slave Conspiracies
Grant details: HAA-258706-18
Title: Louisiana Slave Conspiracies
Author: Bryan Wagner
Author: Patty Frontiera
Author: Jenelle Thomas
Author: Shadrick A. Small
Abstract: We are a collaborative project dedicated to preserving, digitizing, transcribing, translating, analyzing, and publishing manuscripts related to two slave conspiracies organized at the Pointe Coupée Post in the Spanish territory of Louisiana in 1791 and 1795. This website (lsc.berkeley.edu) uses a custom facing-page display to present French and Spanish manuscripts alongside our original transcriptions and English translations, permitting users to search, browse, and navigate among documents, interactive maps, and visualizations derived from a database tracking persons, places, events, and assertions.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: lsc.berkeley.edu
Access Model: Open Access


Github Repository Access
Grant details: HAA-258712-18
Title: Github Repository Access
Author: Kathryn Starkey (PI)
Author: Mae Velloso-Lyons (General Editor)
Abstract: The code available through our Github repository (https://github.com/medieval-source-book) and the XML and PDF files for the texts published on the website.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://github.com/medieval-source-book
Access Model: Open access


Conflict of Interest: Article XML
Grant details: HAA-261070-18
Title: Conflict of Interest: Article XML
Author: S. Scott Graham
Author: Zoltan Majdik
Author: David Clark
Abstract: Included: XML file and dictionary for conflict of interest data. (2020-01-20)
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/VSWAJY
Primary URL Description: DOI link to Texas Data Repository
Secondary URL: https://dataverse.tdl.org/dataset.xhtml?persistentId=doi:10.18738/T8/VSWAJY
Secondary URL Description: Direct link to Texas Data Repository
Access Model: CC0 - "Public Domain Dedication"


Mapping Indigenous American Cultures and Living Histories
Grant details: HAA-261214-18
Title: Mapping Indigenous American Cultures and Living Histories
Author: Janet Berry Hess
Abstract: This is an early prototype for the Level 1 digital resource funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Languages and tribal regions are indicated, and tabs are included for research opportunities, tribal resources, and resources for educating children about Indigenous cultures.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://http://indigenousmap.org OR MIAC-LH
Access Model: open access


1910 Library of Congress Subject Headings
Grant details: HAA-261228-18
Title: 1910 Library of Congress Subject Headings
Author: Jane Greenberg
Author: Joan Boone
Author: Sam Grabus
Author: Peter M Logan
Abstract: A SKOS-enabled database version of the first edition of the Library of Congress Subject Headings (1910-1914)
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://hive2.cci.drexel.edu/
Primary URL Description: HIVE Vocabulary Server
Access Model: Open access


Ephraim Chambers Cyclopaedia
Grant details: HAA-261228-18
Title: Ephraim Chambers Cyclopaedia
Author: Jane Greenberg
Author: Joan Boone
Author: Sam Grabus
Author: Peter M Logan
Abstract: A SKOS-enabled database of subject terms used in Eprhaim Chambers's Cyclopaedia (1728).
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://hive2.cci.drexel.edu/
Primary URL Description: HIVE vocabulary server at Drexel University
Access Model: Open access


Coptic Scriptorium V3.0.0
Grant details: HAA-261271-18
Title: Coptic Scriptorium V3.0.0
Author: Caroline T. Schroeder
Author: Amir Zeldes
Abstract: Coptic Scriptorium is happy to announce our latest data release, including a variety of new sources thanks to our collaborators (digitized data courtesy of the Marcion and PAThs projects!). New in this release are: Saints' lives Life of Cyrus Life of Onnophrius Lives of Longinus and Lucius Martyrdom of Victor the General (part 2) Miscellaneous: Dormition of John Homilies of Proclus Letter of Pseudo-Ephrem We are also releasing expansions to some of our existing corpora, including: Canons of Johannes (new material annotated by Elizabeth Platte and Caroline T. Schroeder, digital edition provided by Diliana Atanassova) Apophthegmata Patrum A large number of corrections to most of our existing corpora, which are being republished in this release. All documents have metadata for word segmentation, tagging, and parsing to indicate whether those annotations are machine annotations only (automatic), checked for accuracy by an expert in Coptic (checked), or closely reviewed for accuracy, usually as a result of manual parsing (gold). Also new in this release are stable identifiers and links to PATHS identifiers (https://atlas.paths-erc.eu/cite), specifically some corpora now contain metadata identifiers for paths manuscripts, paths works, and paths authors.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://github.com/CopticScriptorium/corpora/
Primary URL Description: Version controlled downloadable archives
Secondary URL: http://data.copticscriptorium.org
Secondary URL Description: Browsable web interface
Access Model: Open Access (Creative Commons)


Coptic Scriptorium V4.2.0
Grant details: HAA-261271-18
Title: Coptic Scriptorium V4.2.0
Author: Caroline T. Schroeder
Author: Amir Zeldes
Author: Lance Martin
Abstract: This is the public repository for Coptic SCRIPTORIUM corpora. The documents are available in multiple formats: CoNLL-U, relANNIS, PAULA XML, TEI XML, and TreeTagger SGML (*.tt). The *.tt files generally contain the most complete representations of document annotations, though note that corpus level metadata is only included in the PAULA XML and relANNIS versions. Corpora can be searched, viewed, and queried with complex queries http://data.copticscriptorium.org. Project homepage is http://copticscriptorium.org
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://github.com/CopticScriptorium/corpora
Primary URL Description: Online version controlled repository
Access Model: Open Access, Creative Commons license


Virtual Studiolo Desktop Version
Grant details: HAA-263878-19
Title: Virtual Studiolo Desktop Version
Author: Deanna Shemek
Author: Anne MacNeil
Author: Silvano Imboden
Author: Maria Chiara Liguori
Author: Daniele De Luca
Author: Beatrice Chiavarini
Author: Federica Farroni
Abstract: This is the desktop environment of our Virtual Studiolo in its present stage, phase 1.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://ideastudiolo.hpc.cineca.it/isabella/virtual_studiolo
Primary URL Description: The tool is currently rather heavy and slow. It is housed at the Cineca supercomputing center and will be accessible through the IDEA website.


Lexicon and audio recordings of Sierra Nororiental de Puebla Nahuat [last update 2021-03-23]
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: Lexicon and audio recordings of Sierra Nororiental de Puebla Nahuat [last update 2021-03-23]
Author: Ceferino Salgado Castañeda
Author: Jonathan D. Amith
Author: Amelia Domínguez Alcántara
Author: Hermelindo Salazar Osollo
Abstract: This is a long-term project to document the lexicosemantics of the Nahuat spoken in the municipality of Cuetzalan del Progreso, Puebla. Over the past 6 months Amith and Ceferino Salgado have been reviewing each of the 8,000 + entries in terms of sense definitions and illustrative sentences (at least one for every sense). Illustrative sentences are both elaborated by the three native speaker editors and taken from over 200 hours of digital audio recordings (all of which has been transcribed). By the end of this Level 1 Mesolex project the team hopes to have 9,000 entries and 30,000 illustrative sentences, divided between those that were edited and recorded by the lexicographic team and those that were selected and extracted from the corpus. The lexical database and recordings will be archived and published as a corpus by the Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/en/azz/dictionary/
Primary URL Description: Username: admin Password: xochitl
Access Model: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)


Lexicon and audio recordings of Yoloxóchitl Mixtec
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: Lexicon and audio recordings of Yoloxóchitl Mixtec
Author: Rey Castillo García
Author: Jonathan D. Amith
Abstract: This is a long-term project to document the lexicosemantics of the Mixtec spoken in the village of Yoloxóchitl, municipality of San Luis Acátlan, state of Guerrero, Mexico. Over the past several years Amith and Rey Castillo have been reviewing 2,500 + entries in terms of the orthography and gloss for each entry. Castillo has already recorded each headword, repeated three times in a high quality digital audio recording and each recording will be linked to its headword in the online Mesolex dictionary. Subsequently they will record cognate sets from 4 neighboring villages and spend a year reviewing the sense definitions and illustrative sentences for each entry. By the end of this Level 1 Mesolex project the team hopes to have 2,500 entries with linked headword recordings from Yoloxóchitl and at least one other village as well as preliminary sense definitions for each entry. The lexical database and recordings will be archived and published as a corpus by the Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania.
Year: 2020
Access Model: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)


Comparative plant nomenclature in Totonac villages of the Sierra Nororiental / Norte de Puebla
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: Comparative plant nomenclature in Totonac villages of the Sierra Nororiental / Norte de Puebla
Author: Osbel López Francisco
Author: Jonathan D. Amith
Abstract: tes
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/
Primary URL Description: Forthcoming at Mesolex username: admin password: xochitl
Access Model: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)


San Martin Duraznos Mixtec: Dictionary of non-verbs with associated sound files
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: San Martin Duraznos Mixtec: Dictionary of non-verbs with associated sound files
Author: Hernández, Carmen
Author: Auderset, Sandra
Abstract: Dictionary of words from San Martín Duraznos Mixtec. Each entry includes an English and Spanish gloss as well as separate representation of the tonal melody (which can be searched independently of the segmental representation, just as the segmental sequence can be searched independent of tonal melody). Sound files for each entry have been uploaded; links to these audio files will be completed by mid-April at the latest.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/en/juxt1235/non-verbs/
Primary URL Description: This is a dataset within the San Martín Duraznos subportal of Mesolex. It offers the same search functionalities as found in other Mesolex dictionaries.
Secondary URL: https://github.com/nmashton/mesolex
Secondary URL Description: Source code for Mesolex and the S. Martín Duraznos subportal part of N. Ashton's code for 'A smart dictionary for Indigenous Mesoamerican languages'.
Access Model: Open access


San Martín Duraznos Mixtec: Verbal paradigms and associated sound files.
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: San Martín Duraznos Mixtec: Verbal paradigms and associated sound files.
Author: Auderset, Sandra
Author: Hernández, Carmen
Abstract: pending
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/en/juxt1235/verbs/
Secondary URL: https://github.com/nmashton/mesolex
Secondary URL Description: Source code for Mesolex and the S. Martín Duraznos subportal part of N. Ashton's code for 'A smart dictionary for Indigenous Mesoamerican languages'.
Access Model: Open access


A Historical Dictionary of Chol (Mayan): The Lexical Sources from 1789 to 1935 [databased version]
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: A Historical Dictionary of Chol (Mayan): The Lexical Sources from 1789 to 1935 [databased version]
Author: Cruz Guzmán, Ausencio
Author: Hopkins, Nicholas A.
Author: Josserand, J. Kathryn
Abstract: The present resource is a database version (by Kenia Velasco) of a comparative dictionary by the abovementioned authors, which was the result of 30-years of research into five historical Chol sources, here put together in a comparative dictionary: (1) LF 1892: Eighteenth Century Chol of Tila, Chiapas: The earliest published Chol lexicon is that of León Fernández (1892), which is a transcription of data recorded in Tila, Chiapas, in 1789. Chol was apparently missed in the sixteenth century survey represented by the Relaciones Geográficas (Harvey 1972), and no major documents are known from the earliest Colonial period (Bright 1967, Hellmuth 1970), including the catechisms, grammars, and vocabularies that must have been produced during the period when Chol speakers were being missionized and relocated (de Vos 1980a,b); (2) Campbell 1984: Colonial Chol Day Names: The Chol day names reported in this dictionary are based on those published by Lyle Campbell in 1984; (3) Stoll 1938: The Nineteenth-Century Chol Vocabulary of C. H. Berendt: This extensive Chol lexicon was recorded by the German scholar C. H. Berendt towards the middle of the nineteenth century, and remained unpublished until after his death; (4) Sapper (1907): A Late Nineteenth-Century Chol Wordlist: An extensive Chol word list, apparently collected just before the end of the nineteenth century, was published in the proceedings of the 15th International Congress of Americanists by Karl Sapper, German ethnographer and historian. Sapper (1907:440-458) presented data from the two major Chol dialects, those of Tila and Tumbalá (and their dependencies). He accompanied the Chol data with comparative data from Chortí and Pocomam; (5) Starr (1902): Two Turn-of-the-Century Chol Wordlists: Two Chol word lists appear as appendices to Frederick Starr's Notes Upon the Ethnography of Southern Mexico (Proceedings of the Davenport Academy of Sciences 9:63-172, 1902).
Year: 2010
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/en/chol1282/
Primary URL Description: Presently this historical and comparative lexical database is in a tab-delimited format. It will be uploaded to Mesolex in the following reporting period. It will be uploaded to the Chol subportal at https://staging.mesolex.org/en/chol1282/
Access Model: Open access


Diccionario básico del mixteco de Xochapa, Guerrero. Tercera edición
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: Diccionario básico del mixteco de Xochapa, Guerrero. Tercera edición
Author: González de Guzmán, Benita
Author: Stark C., Sharon (Sara)
Author: Johnson P., Audrey (Andrea)
Abstract: Databased version (by Kenia Velasco) of a published Mixtec dictionary from Xochapan, Guerrero. The Mixtec-Spanish section of the original dictionary covered 57 pages.
Year: 2002
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/en/xoch1238/
Primary URL Description: Presently this Mixtec lexical database is in a tab-delimited format. During the next reporting period it will be uploaded to the Xochapan Mesolex subportal at https://staging.mesolex.org/en/xoch1238/
Access Model: Open access


Diccionario mixteco de Magdaleno Peñasco
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: Diccionario mixteco de Magdaleno Peñasco
Author: Erickson de Hollenbach, Elena
Abstract: Databased version (by Kenia Velasco) of a published Mixtec dictionary from Magdalena Peñasco, Oaxaca. The Mixtec-Spanish section of the original dictionary covered 658 pages.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://staging.mesolex.org/en/magd1235/
Primary URL Description: Presently this Mixtec lexical database is in a tab-delimited format. During the next reporting period it will be uploaded to the Magdalena Peñasco Mesolex subportal at https://staging.mesolex.org/en/magd1235/
Access Model: Open access


Database of Yoloxochitl Mixtec plant nomenclature, classification, and use
Grant details: HAA-266482-19
Title: Database of Yoloxochitl Mixtec plant nomenclature, classification, and use
Author: Jonathan D. Amith
Author: Rey Castillo Garcia
Abstract: Based on 1,428 plant collections this database summarizes the ethnographic information (plant name, classification, and use) for flora in the Mixtec community of Yoloxochitl and a few surrounding communities in the same municipality of San Luis Acatlan. The database is structured for online presentation in Mesolex via the Flora and Fauna module with links available in the Dictionary module and the resources for the Yoloxochitl Mixtec community.
Year: 2021
Primary URL Description: This will be available through the Mesolex portal which is now being redesigned.
Access Model: All material will be open access


Geocoded Historical Data
Grant details: HAA-271717-20
Title: Geocoded Historical Data
Author: Trepal, Dan
Author: Lafreniere, Don
Author: Williams, Ryan
Author: Juip, James
Author: Lizzadro-McPherson, Dan
Author: Spikberg, Gary
Author: Stone, Tim
Author: Pastel, Robert
Abstract: Project Co-Director Dan Trepal’s postdoctoral research position duties focused on the geocoding, cleaning / preparation and record-linking of several historical big datasets during Year 1 (with assistance from Project Geospatial Research Scientist Ryan Williams as well as students Juip, Lizzadro-McPherson, Spikberg, and Stone). The following datasets were integrated into the CC-HSDI and are being prepared for record-linking, or are in the process of being record-linked: ● Decennial US Census (years: 1880 and 1900-1940): 100% of individuals recorded in the census for our study area (~379,000 individuals) geocoded; attribute tables reviewed and normalized in preparation for record linking. Completed record linking between 1920 Census and 1918 School Records. We have also integrated the IPUMS Multigenerational Longitudinal Panel (MLP) crosswalk tables into the CC-HSDI. This IPUMS-developed tool has permitted us to crosslink approximately 40% of individuals within our overall US census dataset for the census years 1910 through 1930. In addition, we have identified within this dataset and for our study area the in-migration (years: 1910, 1920, 1930) and out-migration (years: 1920, 1930, 1940) cohorts for three decades each. This work is ongoing. ● School Records (1904-1926): 25,879 individual records transcribed from original documents and reformatted as normalized tables. Completed geocoding and record linking of all records. ● Sanitation Reports, Calumet & Hecla Mining Co. Medical Department (1910-1921): 2,225 individual records geocoded; attribute tables reviewed and normalized in preparation for record linking with other CC-HSDI datasets. ● Mining Company Home ownership data. Incorporated into the CC-HSDI Calumet and Hecla Mining Company home ownership / lease status data for the period c. 1908-1920 digitized from historical cartography. After digitizing, this information was appended to 7,594 existing historical building polygons within the CC-HSDI’s existing buil
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://www.keweenawhistory.com
Access Model: Open access via Keweenaw Time Traveler Applications


Seventeenth-century Spanish character dataset
Grant details: HAA-271747-20
Title: Seventeenth-century Spanish character dataset
Author: Praveen Rao
Author: Nouf Alrasheed
Author: Ryan Rowland
Author: Adam Cardenas-Sisk
Author: Victoria Dominguez
Author: David Freeman
Author: Viviana Grieco
Abstract: For the recognition of characters in seventeenth century Spanish American notary scripts, we created a labeled dataset of 24,000 images (1,000 per character present in the archaic Spanish alphabet) out of which 250 samples were manually labeled, and 750 samples were generated. We made this dataset available for future research.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://github.com/UMKC-BigDataLab/DeepLearningSpanishAmerican
Access Model: Open Access


Seventeenth-century Spanish words dataset
Grant details: HAA-271747-20
Title: Seventeenth-century Spanish words dataset
Author: Ryan Rowland
Author: Adam Cardenas-Sisk
Author: Victoria Dominguez
Author: Nouf Alrasheed
Author: Martin Wasserman
Author: Viviana Grieco
Author: Praveen Rao
Author: Shivika Prasanna
Abstract: For word recognition on seventeenth-century Spanish American notary scripts, we created a labeled dataset of 26,482 words out which 6,401 were unique words (the other words appeared more than once on the images). We made this dataset available for future research.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://github.com/UMKC-BigDataLab/DeepLearningSpanishAmerican
Access Model: Open Accesss


On Our Own Ground: Pequot Community Papers, 1813-1850
Grant details: HC-276442-20
Title: On Our Own Ground: Pequot Community Papers, 1813-1850
Author: Paul Grant-Costa
Author: Tobias Glaza
Abstract: On Our Own Ground: Pequot Community Papers, 1813-1850 The Digital Humanities grant product includes digital images, transcriptions, annotations, interactive biographies, geographies, and commentary generated and organized by NNRC editors with the assistance editorial assistants from the Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot Nations. Community scholars from the Eastern and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nations reviewed content, worked collaboratively with Editors in the annotation process, adding information, commentary and perspective. The records, a series of 19th-Century Eastern and Mashantucket Pequot manuscript overseer reports, detail the income and expenses of two Native communities and include debt accounting through goods and services delivered to tribal members and income derived from land rental or labor, providing unique insights into the daily lives of Native people in Early Republic Connecticut. These materials are part of an important but often overlooked collection that provides insight into the daily life of these two communities. The records are freely-accessible on the NNRC’s digital platform, the Native Northeast Portal.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://https://www.nativenortheastportal.com/collection/our-own-ground-pequot-community-records-1813-1850
Primary URL Description: The documentary corpus of Pequot Community records is gathered together as two separate collections.
Access Model: Open access


Threads of Our Community: A History of the Avenir Museum
Grant details: HC-276447-20
Title: Threads of Our Community: A History of the Avenir Museum
Author: Trista Barker
Author: Helen Baer
Abstract: Threads of Our Community: A History of the Avenir Museum is a virtual exhibition of the Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising, created in part with funding from a CARES grant during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. The concept for the exhibition was originally developed before the pandemic hit and planned to open with a physical exhibition in Fall 2020. Unable to host any events in physical spaces, the virtual exhibition then became an avenue for bringing humanities and education to the public. The exhibition is a collection of digitized items showcasing the growth Avenir Museum has undergone. The Avenir began as a small teaching collection in the 1950s and has since grown into a collection of approximately 25,000 historic clothing and textile artifacts, housed in a state-of-the-art museum facility. This digital collection consists of materials from the virtual exhibition dated 1986 to 2010 and including photographs, brochures, catalogs, newspaper articles, and photographic slides.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://mountainscholar.org/handle/10217/211458
Primary URL Description: Links to this collection in Mountain Scholar, the digital repository for all Colorado State University archival materials and collections.
Access Model: Open access


Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America: Sierra Noriental de Puebla
Grant details: HD-228866-15
Title: Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America: Sierra Noriental de Puebla
Author: Jonathan D. Amith
Abstract: Amith has deposited all material developed as part of his documentation and ethnobotanical research in several Nahuat-speaking communities. Relevant to this project is a database (and plant labels generated from this database) of all ethnobotanical material collected in the Sierra Nororiental. Included also are 579 digital recordings and transcription directly about plants named, classified, and used by Nahuat speakers in the region. Also included are 80 recordings about medicinal plants and 104 files about animals (particularly arthropods). Eventually all this material will be also be accessible through the digital portal that this project is funding though this initial grant will only build a prototype with varied example materials.
Year: 2015


Regio I. Latium et Campania. Pompeii et Herculaneum: Graffiti
Grant details: HD-248610-16
Title: Regio I. Latium et Campania. Pompeii et Herculaneum: Graffiti
Author: R. Benefiel
Abstract: This publication provides an overview to the graffiti of Pompeii and Herculaneum and documents the editing work of the individual contributors to the Epigraphic Database Roma (EDR). Our team creates critical editions of ancient handwritten inscriptions for the Ancient Graffiti Project (AGP) which we then share with EDR, the epigraphic database for ancient inscriptions of Italy. The current volume provides a synthetic publication of over 800 critical editions of ancient graffiti written by our team members.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://ojs.uniroma1.it/index.php/ied/issue/viewIssue/1169/29
Primary URL Description: Publication of Italia Epigrafica Digitale, critical editions of ancient inscriptions from Italy.
Access Model: Open access


The Modern Art Iraq Archive
Grant details: HD-50821-09
Title: The Modern Art Iraq Archive
Author: Nada Shabout
Abstract: The Modern Art Iraq Archive (MAIA) project works to document Iraq’s rich but threatened modern artistic heritage. This project prototypes a participatory content-management system to trace, share and enable community enrichment around this art. MAIA houses images of works of art, many of them now lost, from the Iraqi Museum of Modern Art in Baghdad, as well as publications, exhibition catalogs, and personal documentation. MAIA's goals are to raise awareness of the diverse body of modern works of Iraqi art, to help locate their current whereabouts, and to assist agencies working to prevent their illegal movement and sale. MAIA aims to reach a wide and participatory audience across the globe, and offers users the ability to document, discuss, explore, and enrich Iraqi artistic expressions and experiences. Central to its development were ease of use, translation into Arabic, extensive and inclusive documentation, community contribution, and syndication of content elsewhere on the Web.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://artiraq.org/maia/
Primary URL Description: MAIA website
Access Model: open access


Learning as Playing
Grant details: HD-50932-10
Title: Learning as Playing
Author: Linda Friend
Author: Jacqueline Reid-Walsh
Author: Mark Mattson
Abstract: This website in progress seeks to re-value the status of early movable books in historical accounts of children’s texts. The focus is on flap books, or turn-up books, the simplest, and earliest types composed of one or two pieces of paper cut and folded. They were published from the mid 17th century until the mid 19th century in England and America. Children also made their own examples. The site has seven links that the user clicks on for them to open. Six are presently active: background, bibliography, play, blog, and image gallery. Two are not yet active: process and links.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://http://www.libraries.psu.edu/psul/digital/flapbooks.html
Primary URL Description: This is housed at Penn State University Libraries.
Access Model: open


OREGON PETRARCH OPEN BOOK
Grant details: HD-51110-10
Title: OREGON PETRARCH OPEN BOOK
Author: Massimo Lollini, Univerity of Oregon
Abstract: The "Oregon Petrarch Open Book" is a scholarly data-base driven hypertext around Francis Petrarch's fourteenth-century poetry collection, the Canzoniere. Using open source software we are building a flexible and comprehensive structure of digital assets that promotes innovative research, preservation and pedagogy based on the international collaboration among scholars and institutions. In the current iteration of OPOB, a scholar is able to read a poem in the original language, examine commentaries, compare a series of different translations, analyze contemporary rewritings, and finally, explore multimedia assets associated with the poem.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://petrarch.uoregon.edu/
Primary URL Description: The current iteration of the OPOB includes Ettore Modigliani’s diplomatic edition of the Rerum Vulgarium Fragmenta; Gianfranco Contini’s edition and *Giuseppe Savoca’s critical edition; the commentary by Alessandro Vellutello (1525), the Spanish and French translations by Enrique Garcés and Vasquin Philieul (16th century), an English translation (A. S. Kline), and partial translations in Russian, Chinese, Japanese and German.


Integrating spectral and reflectance transformation imaging technologies for the digitization of manuscripts and other cultural artifacts archive
Grant details: HD-51709-13
Title: Integrating spectral and reflectance transformation imaging technologies for the digitization of manuscripts and other cultural artifacts archive
Author: Todd R. Hanneken
Author: Michael Phelps
Author: Bruce Zuckerman
Abstract: The archive provides access to spectral and reflectance transformation images and metadata used in the "Integrating spectral and reflectance transformation imaging technologies for the digitization of manuscripts and other cultural artifacts" project phase of the Jubilees Palimpsest Project.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/885200817


Viral Texts Reprints Database (beta)
Grant details: HD-51728-13
Title: Viral Texts Reprints Database (beta)
Author: Ryan Cordell
Author: David A. Smith
Author: Abby Mullen
Author: Kevin Smith
Abstract: The Viral Texts beta database presents our data from the nineteenth-century holdings of Chronicling America for other scholars to browse and search.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://viraltexts.northeastern.edu
Access Model: Open Access


Page-Level Genre Metadata for English-Language Volumes in HathiTrust, 1700-1922
Grant details: HD-51787-13
Title: Page-Level Genre Metadata for English-Language Volumes in HathiTrust, 1700-1922
Author: Underwood, Ted
Abstract: Page-by-page genre predictions for 854,476 English-language volumes printed between 1700 and 1922, keyed to the texts in HathiTrust Digital Library. This research was supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Council of Learned Societies. The genre predictions were produced by an ensemble of regularized logistic classifiers, and are intended to support research that explores broad trends in literary history. Since volumes usually contain multiple genres, page-level metadata is necessary to create machine-readable collections in a particular genre.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: https://figshare.com/articles/Page_Level_Genre_Metadata_for_English_Language_Volumes_in_HathiTrust_1700_1922/1279201
Primary URL Description: Figshare repository holds many different data files, listing volumes in literary genres, and also characterizing those volumes at a page level.
Access Model: Open access.


Word Frequencies in English-Language Literature
Grant details: HD-51787-13
Title: Word Frequencies in English-Language Literature
Author: Underwood, Ted
Author: Capitanu, Boris
Author: Organisciak, Peter
Author: Auvil, Loretta
Author: Bhattacharyya, Sayan
Author: Fallaw, Colleen
Author: Downie, J. Stephen
Abstract: Word frequencies for volumes of English-language literature, based on the metadata generated by Ted Underwood's NEH grant.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: https://analytics.hathitrust.org/genre
Access Model: Open access.


Coptic SCRIPTORIUM instance of ANNIS database
Grant details: HD-51907-14
Title: Coptic SCRIPTORIUM instance of ANNIS database
Author: Coptic SCRIPTORIUM
Abstract: Coptic SCRIPTORIUM text corpora published in the ANNIS search and visualization tool. For querying (simple or complex) the corpora. This database is regularly updated.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: https://corpling.uis.georgetown.edu/annis/scriptorium
Access Model: Open Access


Ancient Egyptian Architecture Online - Illustrated Standardized Terminology
Grant details: HG-50046-13
Title: Ancient Egyptian Architecture Online - Illustrated Standardized Terminology
Author: Willeke Wendrich
Author: Ulrike Fauerbach
Author: Martin Saelhof
Author: Stefan Seidlmayer
Author: Claudia Horning
Author: Christina Patterson
Author: Elizabeth McAulay
Author: Kristian Allen
Abstract: Terminology can be more confusing than enlightening, if it is unclear how a term is used. In Egyptology this is certainly the case, because Egyptian architectural terminology is different from that used in other historical architectural regions, such as in Classical architecture. Making use and expanding upon the architectural drawings and photographs of the AEGARON project, AEGARON-IST provides a well-thought out and vetted architectural terminology in three languages (English, German and Arabic). Each term is illustrated by actual examples, rather than idealized construction drawings. The database links to the Getty Thesaurus of Art and Architecture and has a built in hierarchical organization and definition of relationships.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://http://drupaldev.aegaron.ucla.edu/
Primary URL Description: This is the address of the development server where AEGARON-IST currently is tested on user experience. All assets (architectural drawings, photographs and the terminology database structure) are housed in the repository of the UCLA Digital Library for long term sustainable storage. The front-end, visible to the user is at present in development by the UCLA Institute for Digital Research and Education (IDRE). The front end has been programmed in Drupal, and will be housed in the Digital Library once the development phase has been finalized. The map viewer in this version has been completely re-designed. July 2016: the development site suddenly lost contact with the library servers. The team is trouble shooting this situation, which we hope will be solved soon, so that the site can go live.
Secondary URL: http://http://dai.aegaron.ucla.edu/
Secondary URL Description: This is the original AEGARON site, which only contains architectural plans, but not yet the terminology (end result of HG-50012-09). The functionality of this site has been improved in the Drupal version of AEGARON-ISt.
Access Model: Fully Open Access


Ancient Egyptian Architecture Online - Illustrated Standardized Terminology
Grant details: HG-50046-13
Title: Ancient Egyptian Architecture Online - Illustrated Standardized Terminology
Author: Willeke Wendrich
Author: Ulrike Fauerbach
Author: Martin Saelhof
Author: Stefan Seidlmayer
Author: Claudia Horning
Author: Christina Patterson
Author: Elizabeth McAulay
Author: Kristian Allen
Abstract: Terminology can be more confusing than enlightening, if it is unclear how a term is used. In Egyptology this is certainly the case, because Egyptian architectural terminology is different from that used in other historical architectural regions, such as in Classical architecture. Making use and expanding upon the architectural drawings and photographs of the AEGARON project, AEGARON-IST provides a well-thought out and vetted architectural terminology in three languages (English, German and Arabic). Each term is illustrated by actual examples, rather than idealized construction drawings. The database links to the Getty Thesaurus of Art and Architecture and has a built in hierarchical organization and definition of relationships.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://http://drupaldev.aegaron.ucla.edu/
Primary URL Description: This is the address of the development server where AEGARON-IST currently is tested on user experience. All assets (architectural drawings, photographs and the terminology database structure) are housed in the repository of the UCLA Digital Library for long term sustainable storage. The front-end, visible to the user is at present in development by the UCLA Institute for Digital Research and Education (IDRE). The front end has been programmed in Drupal, and will be housed in the Digital Library once the development phase has been finalized. The map viewer in this version has been completely re-designed. July 2016: the development site suddenly lost contact with the library servers. The team is trouble shooting this situation, which we hope will be solved soon, so that the site can go live.
Secondary URL: http://http://dai.aegaron.ucla.edu/
Secondary URL Description: This is the original AEGARON site, which only contains architectural plans, but not yet the terminology (end result of HG-50012-09). The functionality of this site has been improved in the Drupal version of AEGARON-ISt.
Access Model: Fully Open Access


The Dynamic Lexicon
Grant details: HH-50001-09
Title: The Dynamic Lexicon
Author: David Bamman
Abstract: The published form of the Dynamic Lexicon includes automatically generated lexical entries along with the underlying intermediate analysis used to generate them (including word-level alignments between source texts and their translations, and automatic morphological tagging and syntactic analysis for the Greek and Latin originals).
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://nlp.perseus.tufts.edu/lexicon/
Primary URL Description: A link to a description of the lexicon and downloads of the data
Access Model: All data is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike license.


China Biographical Database
Grant details: HJ-50173-14
Title: China Biographical Database
Author: Song Chen
Author: Peter K. Bol
Author: Hongsu Wang
Author: Shih-pei Chen
Author: Ho Hou Ieong
Author: Michael A. Fuller
Abstract: The China Biographical Database is an online relational database with biographical information about approximately 360,000 individuals as of April 2015, primarily from the 7th through 19th centuries. The data is meant to be useful for statistical, social network, and spatial analysis as well as serving as a kind of biographical reference.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://isites.harvard.edu/icb/icb.do?keyword=k16229


Commonplace Cultures Database
Grant details: HJ-50185-14
Title: Commonplace Cultures Database
Author: Clovis Gladstone
Author: Glenn Roe
Author: Mark Olsen
Author: Robert Morrissey
Abstract: Search interface for the Commonplace Cultures project, allowing search and retrieval of text reuses from the ECCO corpus.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://commonplacecultures.uchicago.edu/
Primary URL Description: Search interface
Secondary URL: http://commonplacecultures.org/
Secondary URL Description: Project website
Access Model: Open access


Additions to Immigrant Stories archive
Grant details: HK-230916-15
Title: Additions to Immigrant Stories archive
Author: Various
Abstract: 50 digital stories were created and donated to the Immigrant Stories archive between August 2015 and June 2016
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://immigrants.mndigital.org/exhibits/show/immigrantstories-exhibit/page01


Asian Stoneware Jars
Grant details: HK-50037-12
Title: Asian Stoneware Jars
Author: Peter Grave
Abstract: The Asian Stoneware Jars project, authored by Peter Grave of the University of New England (Australia), is a data publication in Open Context that provides data on the likely provenance and production dynamics of large stone jars, many found in dozens of shipwrecks in the Pacific and Indian Oceans. Using a variety of analytical techniques to detect trace elements, Graves and his team identified that the stoneware vessels originated in at least seventeen discrete production zones ranging from southern China to Burma, providing insights on the transport of goods around the globe during the 14th- 17th centuries.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://opencontext.org/projects/4B16F48E-6F5D-41E0-F568-FCE64BE6D3FA
Primary URL Description: Asian Stoneware Jars: Element composition of Asian Stoneware Jars from the 9th - 19th centuries CE
Access Model: open access


[in]Transition: Journal of Videographic Film & Moving Image Studies, issue 2.4
Grant details: HT-50086-14
Title: [in]Transition: Journal of Videographic Film & Moving Image Studies, issue 2.4
Author: Michael Talbott
Author: Allison de Fren
Author: Shane Denson
Author: Patrick Keating
Author: Jaap Kooijman
Abstract: This special issue of [in]Transition -- the first and only journal featuring peer reviewed videographic work -- featured five video essays by members of the NEH-funded workshop "Scholarship in Sound & Image."
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/intransition/issue-2-4
Primary URL Description: This is the [in]Transition site.


Karen Stories (Students at Washington Technology Magnet High School)
Grant details: LD-234222-16
Title: Karen Stories (Students at Washington Technology Magnet High School)
Author: Saengmany Ratsabout
Abstract: A collection of 11 Karen refugee immigrant digital stories. These short digital stories were written and produced by Karen students at Washington Technology Magnet School based on their experiences living in or leaving their countries of birth and living in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQ9-Tzr7Neq2CBqTdyCVeaS04fM6bSE4K
Primary URL Description: The Immigration History Research Center has created a playlist on it's Youtube Chanel for these digital stories. These stories will also be archived at the Minnesota Digital Library and the Digital Public Library of America.
Access Model: Open access


Diversity & Democracy: Winter 2017 Vol.20 No.1
Grant details: LD-234387-16
Title: Diversity & Democracy: Winter 2017 Vol.20 No.1
Author: Association of American Colleges and Universities
Abstract: Citizenship Under Siege Humanities in the Public Square The Preamble to the US Constitution speaks of “We the People”—but who counts as “We the People” is a hotly contested question. In Citizenship Under Siege, a project organized by AAC&U and The Democracy Commitment with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities, seven community colleges used the humanities to explore this topic. Featuring the efforts of project participants and educators engaged in similar work, this issue of Diversity & Democracy illustrates the potential of the humanities to illuminate issues of identity and belonging.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://www.aacu.org/diversitydemocracy/2017/winter
Primary URL Description: This issue of Diversity & Democracy was funded in part through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Access Model: free online


The Banjo Project
Grant details: MN-263900-19
Title: The Banjo Project
Author: L. Marc Fields
Author: Shaun Clarke
Abstract: The Banjo Project is a digital museum and archive that honors the banjo as America's quintessential instrument, and the roles the banjo has played in the lives of Americans from its African roots to present day modern artists and bands. Brought to America by enslaved Africans, the banjo is an important product of three centuries of cultural exchanges, appropriations and face-to-face interactions, traveling between the margins and the mainstream, and its history should not be forgotten.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://banjo.emerson.edu
Primary URL Description: Home and landing page for The Banjo Project
Access Model: open access


Gallup New Deal Art Archive
Grant details: MT-268924-20
Title: Gallup New Deal Art Archive
Author: Rose Eason
Abstract: The digital archive of Gallup’s New Deal Art collection includes a complete artwork inventory, high resolution photographs of the 155 objects in the collection, artist portraits with image rights information, research files including many primary source materials, and a thorough bibliography
Year: 2020
Primary URL Description: The Archive is currently housed in a private Google Drive.
Access Model: Upon request


Gallup New Deal Art - Draft Prototype
Grant details: MT-268924-20
Title: Gallup New Deal Art - Draft Prototype
Author: gallupARTS
Abstract: A draft of the Gallup New Deal Art virtual museum prototype (to be further refined and finalized during the remainder of the grant project period) presents the digital archive and also extensive background content on the history of the New Deal, the history of Gallup’s New Deal art collection, and on the artists and art movements/styles/subjects represented in the collection, three “Special Exhibits," three “Guest-Curated Tours,” four “Creative Pairings."
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://xd.adobe.com/view/bf1e497e-4124-4171-8852-8c41853eb01d-ea4d/?fullscreen
Primary URL Description: Link to Adobe XD presentation of first part of the first draft of the Gallup New Deal Art prototype.
Secondary URL: https://gnda.wpengine.com/about-the-exhibits/
Secondary URL Description: Link to WordPress presentation of multi-media aspects of the first draft of the Gallup New Deal Art prototype (special exhibits and creative content).
Access Model: Adobe XD and WordPress


Modernist Journals Project
Grant details: PA-50026-03
Title: Modernist Journals Project
Author: MJP
Abstract: Digital editions of periodicals in English published between 1890 and 1922.
Year: 2004
Primary URL: http://www.modjourn.org


Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
Grant details: PA-52072-06
Title: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
Author: Newberry Library
Abstract: A project of the William M. Scholl Center for American History and Culture at The Newberry Library in Chicago, the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries is a powerful historical research and reference tool in electronic form. The Atlas presents in maps and text complete data about the creation and all subsequent changes (dated to the day) in the size, shape, and location of every county in the fifty United States and the District of Columbia. It also includes non-county areas, unsuccessful authorizations for new counties, changes in county names and organization, and the temporary attachments of non-county areas and unorganized counties to fully functioning counties. The principal sources for these data are the most authoritative available: the session laws of the colonies, territories, and states that created and changed the counties.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/


English Broadside Ballad Archive
Grant details: PA-52089-06
Title: English Broadside Ballad Archive
Author: Carl Stahmer
Author: Patricia Fumerton
Abstract: N/A
Year: 2007
Primary URL: http://ebba.english.ucsb.edu
Primary URL Description: This is the website launched during the second-year report.
Access Model: Open


Achumawi.db
Grant details: PD-250041-16
Title: Achumawi.db
Author: Bruce Nevin
Abstract: Product of ongoing work. Snapshots, in the form of backup files, are posted at http://zelligharris.org/achumawi-db.html for researchers and members of the Pit River (Achumawi) tribe. Annually on or about July 1 a snapshot is archived at the American Philosophical Society.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://zelligharris.org/achumawi-db.html
Primary URL Description: Instructions for downloading the database backup file; for downloading and installing the database software, fonts, keyboard customization, etc.; and for creating one's local mirror of the database by using the database software to 'restore' the most recent backup file.
Access Model: Open access


Niels Fock & Eva Krener Collection from a Cañari Village, Juncal, Cañar, Ecuador
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Niels Fock & Eva Krener Collection from a Cañari Village, Juncal, Cañar, Ecuador
Author: Eva Krener
Author: Niels Fock
Abstract: The photographs in this collection are the result of research on adaptation to the physical and political environment of the indigenous Cañarí of Juncal, Ecuador, as well as their concept of the world. Anthropologists Niels Fock and Eva Krener did this research from September 1973 to August 1974, and from August 1977 to January 1978. Their work was made possible with the financial support of the Government Council of Humanist Studies and the University of Copenhagen. A representative sample of the material culture of the indigenous Cañarís, such as traditional costumes and utility items, has been deposited with the Ethnographic Collection of the National Museum of Denmark. In 1954 Niels Fock conducted an anthropological study on the indigenous Waiwai in British Guiana and in 1958 and 1961 on the indigenous Mataco in Argentina.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://www.ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A258879
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: Metadata are open access; media files are free to access after user creates an AILLA account and logs in.


Cañar Peace Corps Collection
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Cañar Peace Corps Collection
Author: Jeffrey Ashe
Author: Preston Wilson
Author: George Mowry
Author: Michael Impastato
Author: Susan Klein
Author: Thomas Catchpole
Author: Henry Wetsman
Author: Alan Adams
Abstract: This collection contains over 400 photographs and a few documents produced by US Peace Corps Volunteers in Cañar Ecuador in the 1960s and 1970s. See Canar_Peace_Corps-Finding_Aid-eng.pdf for a list of all files in this collection with English descriptions. See Canar_Peace_Corps-Finding_Aid-spa.pdf for a list of all files in this collection with Spanish descriptions.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A259831
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: Metadata are open access; media files are free to access after user creates an AILLA account and logs in.


Baniwa of the Aiary and Içana Collection of Robin Wright.
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Baniwa of the Aiary and Içana Collection of Robin Wright.
Author: Robin Wright (Depositor/researcher)
Abstract: This is a multimedia collection focusing on the Baniwa people of the Northwest Amazon, and in particular on shamanic practices, ceremony, mythology, prophet movements, traditional knowledge about illnesses and healing, and the history and ethnography of the Baniwa people. Most of the materials in this collection was collected or created by Robin M. Wright during trips to Baniwa communities of the Aiary and Içana rivers of the Upper Rio Negro region of the Brazilian Amazon, and visits to museums and archives. During his career as an academic researcher in Brazil and the United States, Wright has focused on the history of the Baniwa people and their religious practices, including the effects of prophet movements and evangelization within the region, publishing several books on these subjects.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla:263497
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in. A small portion of these media files are restricted; interested users may contact the listed contact person directly to gain access.


Hup Collection of Renato Athias.
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Hup Collection of Renato Athias.
Author: Renato Athias (Depositor/collector)
Abstract: This collection includes materials pertaining to Renato Athias's fieldwork and research on the Hupd'äh people of the Upper Rio Negro region and other peoples of the region. Most of these materials were created by Athias during visits to Hupd'äh communities between 1974 and 1985. Other materials were created by Athias in collaboration with others in the 1990s through the 2010s, and a very small amount of materials were created by others and given to Athias.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A275387
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in. A small portion of these media files are restricted; interested users may contact the listed contact person directly to gain access.


Tucanoan Languages Collection of Elsa Gómez-Imbert
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Tucanoan Languages Collection of Elsa Gómez-Imbert
Author: Elsa Gómez-Imbert (Depositor/collector)
Abstract: This collection contains materials pertaining to Elsa Gómez-Imbert's fieldwork and research on the Tucanoan languages of Colombia, chief among them Barasana and Tatuyo, and to a lesser extent other Indigenous languages of Colombia. Most of these materials were created by Gómez-Imbert during visits to Tucanoan communities along Caño Colorado in Colombia's Amazonas state between 1976 and 1994. Other materials were created by participants in a linguistics workshop held in Mitú, Colombia between 1988 and 1990. A very small amount of materials were created by others and given to Gómez-Imbert.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A274743
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in. A small portion of these media files are restricted; interested users may contact the listed contact person directly to gain access.


Hup Collection of Howard Reid
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Hup Collection of Howard Reid
Author: Howard Reid (Depositor/collector)
Abstract: This collection contains materials collected by Howard Reid in the course of his fieldwork among the Hupd'äh people in the Upper Rio Negro region of Brazil's northwestern Amazonas state between 1973-1976, as well as his travels through other regions of Colombia and Venezuela in the 1990s. Also included are materials about the Hupd'äh and neighboring peoples that Reid wrote while in the United Kingdom after his fieldwork, a series of maps based on information from Reid's research. The materials include scanned images of ethnographic and transcription notebooks, field diaries and journals, documents from FUNAI, maps, and color slides. There are also a small number of digitized audio cassettes which contain Hup tales whose transcriptions appear in the scanned notebooks and/or Reid's Ph.D. thesis.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A273722
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in. A small portion of these media files are restricted; interested users may contact the listed contact person directly to gain access.


Cañar Collection of Judy Blankenship
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Cañar Collection of Judy Blankenship
Author: Judy Blankenship
Abstract: 931 digital objects consisting of audio and video recordings and photographs
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla:276556
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection of digitized photographs, documents, and recordings.
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in.


The Peoples of the Pirá-Paraná Collection of Stephen Hugh-Jones and Christine Hugh-Jones2021
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: The Peoples of the Pirá-Paraná Collection of Stephen Hugh-Jones and Christine Hugh-Jones2021
Author: Christine Hugh-Jones
Author: Stephen Hugh-Jones
Abstract: 1561 digital objects thus far consisting of audio and video recordings, photographs, maps, drawings, field notebooks, journals, correspondence, transcriptions, translations, and genealogical charts
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla:276711
Primary URL Description: This URL leads to the collection description page or landing page for this collection. From this page, the user can navigate to various folders containing media files from the collection.
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in. A small portion of these media files are restricted; interested users may contact the listed contact person directly to gain access.


Cañari Music and Culture Collection of Allison Adrian
Grant details: PD-260978-18
Title: Cañari Music and Culture Collection of Allison Adrian
Author: Allison Adrian
Abstract: 371 edited video recordings of music and interviews
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla:263494
Access Model: All metadata are open-access; media files are free to access after the user creates an AILLA account and logs in.


‘Nadëb Collection’
Grant details: PD-266994-19
Title: ‘Nadëb Collection’
Author: Nian Pissolati
Author: Patience Epps
Author: Karolin Obert
Abstract: This collection contains Nadëb language materials. Nadëb belongs to the Naduhup language family and has about 500 speakers. Most of these materials were recorded in Roçado community, Uneiuxi River, Amazonas, Brazil.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla%3A257602
Primary URL Description: Location of Nadëb collection within AILLA
Access Model: Open access


Kress Collection Digital Archive
Grant details: PE-263509-19
Title: Kress Collection Digital Archive
Author: Emma Kimmel
Abstract: The Kress Collection Digital Archive, a project of the National Gallery of Art Gallery Archives that was generously funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, promotes understanding of the history and development of the Kress Collection in the larger context of the history of the National Gallery of Art and culture in the United States.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://www.kress.nga.gov
Access Model: Open Access


Archives - The Basque Museum & Cultural Center
Grant details: PG-258259-18
Title: Archives - The Basque Museum & Cultural Center
Author: Amanda Bielmann
Author: Linda Morton-Keithley
Abstract: This database provides access to information - object name, title, description, catalog number and image - about selected archival materials held by the Basque Museum & Cultural Center, located in Boise, Idaho.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://basquemuseum.pastperfectonline.com/
Primary URL Description: This URL links to BMCC's instance of PastPerfect Online which includes information about archival materials, objects, monograph and periodical titles held by BMCC.
Secondary URL: https://basquemuseum.pastperfectonline.com/archive
Secondary URL Description: This URL links specifically to the PastPerfect instance of archival materials held by BMCC.
Access Model: The database is open access


Wartburg Archives Web Catalog
Grant details: PG-258278-18
Title: Wartburg Archives Web Catalog
Author: re:discovery software
Abstract: 2139 catalog records for films processed via this grant project were added to the Archives CMS/web catalog.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://searcharchives.wartburg.edu/home.aspx
Access Model: Open Access


[update to museum collection database and records]
Grant details: PG-258386-18
Title: [update to museum collection database and records]
Author: Chris White
Abstract: additions and corrections to museum database records for the selected group of Asian scrolls.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://jsmacollection.uoregon.edu/mwebcgi/mweb?request=record;id=75;type=803
Primary URL Description: access to the published portions of the updates; some content that is not of general interest to the public may not be available within the online resource.
Access Model: open access


[update to museum collection database and records]
Grant details: PG-258386-18
Title: [update to museum collection database and records]
Author: Chris White
Abstract: The project reviewed and updated metadata associated with the group of rolled Asian scrolls. Updates were incorporated into the museum records, database and online interface (website).
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://jsmacollection.uoregon.edu/mwebcgi/mweb?request=record;id=75;type=803
Primary URL Description: museum online web site - for public access to this collection
Access Model: open access


Orman Native American Collection PastPerfect Database
Grant details: PG-263605-19
Title: Orman Native American Collection PastPerfect Database
Author: Beverly Allen
Author: Jose Antonio Ortega
Author: Isabel Soto-Luna
Abstract: In house database of documentation about artifacts in the Orman collection, including historical information, physical description, provenance, and photographs of artifacts.
Year: 2019
Access Model: At present, the database is in-house, but at some point, we want to create virtual exhibits with PastPerfect which would be accessible to the general public.


Updated Locations in Collections Database
Grant details: PG-271802-20
Title: Updated Locations in Collections Database
Author: Elizabeth Marriott
Abstract: As part of this rehousing project, the location of over 80% of the museum's archives and approximately 50% of the object collection were updated in the museum's collections management system, PastPerfect, to reflect the changes in storage prompted by the storage furniture and enclosures purchased for the grant.
Year: 2021


Newly expanded Finding Guides for Archival Collections
Grant details: PG-271802-20
Title: Newly expanded Finding Guides for Archival Collections
Author: Elizabeth Marriott
Abstract: Rehousing the archives in new storage furniture and enclosures helped Elizabeth Marriott develop a more extensive knowledge of the archival holdings. While rehousing, she expanded and modernized the museum's typewritten finding guides for all 34 archival collections, adding updated locations, context, related collections, and converting the existing record-level inventory into computer-readable text. These finding guides will ultimately be available on the Whaling Museum's website and OCLC's ArchviesGrid.
Year: 2021


Collection Level Survey at the Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs
Grant details: PG-51779-12
Title: Collection Level Survey at the Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs
Author: Monique C. Fisher,
Abstract: Monique C. Fischer, senior photograph conservator of the Northeast Document Conservation Center, Andover, Massachusetts, visited the Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs (AFS Archives) to perform a collection level survey of the AFS Archives photographic collections. The survey was funded by an NEH Preservation Assistance Grant. The report summarizes the results of the survey of these photographic materials and related items to the collections.
Year: 2012


Ground Truth Data for Text Recognition from Historical Maps
Grant details: PR-253386-17
Title: Ground Truth Data for Text Recognition from Historical Maps
Author: Chiang, Yao-Yi
Abstract: Data used for ground truth analysis.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: https://github.com/spatial-computing/map-ocr-ground-truth
Access Model: Open Access


Robert Cornelius Daguerreotype Database
Grant details: PR-253387-17
Title: Robert Cornelius Daguerreotype Database
Author: Rachel Wetzel
Abstract: The attached PDF on the Supplementary Products page was converted from an Excel file version of the Access database draft, which includes all examination information for 52 daguerreotypes identified during the Robert Cornelius Daguerreotype Project. Information on the first object is still incomplete. The remaining 51 objects in the database are entered in their entirety, although all the information does not appear to have been retained in the conversion process. Links to photography are not active. As described in the report, the Library of Congress anticipates publishing the complete Access database, including active photography links, as a downloadable zip file in June 2020. The Lens Media Lab at the Yale Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Material anticipates providing a secondary link to all the information following initial publication by the Library of Congress.
Year: 2019
Access Model: Upon publication by LOC in 2020, it is anticipated the database will be open access, with some privacy restrictions applied to targeted images at the request of private owners.


Mimbres Pottery Images Digital Database with Search
Grant details: PR-258543-18
Title: Mimbres Pottery Images Digital Database with Search
Author: Michelle Hegmon
Author: James DeVos
Author: Adam Brin
Abstract: This is essentially the same as the computer program "product." The Mimbres Pottery Images Digital Database has been developed over the past two decades. It makes available images of and data on nearly all known Mimbres Black-on-white pottery, more than 10,500. The "product" of this grant was to develop the capability to search this database with easily navigable menus. The search returns a gallery of images and associated data and (optionally) an Excel file.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://core.tdar.org/collection/22070/mimbres-pottery-images-digital-database-with-search
Primary URL Description: This URL takes you directly to the page where you can access the search.
Access Model: Open access, though parts of the database with sensitive information are restricted.


Code used in "Broadening Access To Text Analysis by Describing Uncertainty"
Grant details: PR-268817-20
Title: Code used in "Broadening Access To Text Analysis by Describing Uncertainty"
Author: Underwood, Ted
Author: Lundy, Morgan
Author: Shang, Wenyi
Abstract: This project maps the consequences of error and paratextual noise for real-world humanistic questions across different periods (1700 to the present) and analytical methods (including emerging neural approaches).
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://github.com/tedunderwood/nehuncertainty
Primary URL Description: This is a GitHub repository. A DOI will be created within two weeks, when the project is in a final stable form.
Access Model: open access


The Dynamic Lexicon
Grant details: PR-50013-08
Title: The Dynamic Lexicon
Author: David Bamman
Abstract: The published form of the Dynamic Lexicon includes automatically generated lexical entries along with the underlying intermediate analysis used to generate them (including word-level alignments between source texts and their translations, and automatic morphological tagging and syntactic analysis for the Greek and Latin originals).
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://nlp.perseus.tufts.edu/lexicon/
Primary URL Description: A description of the Dynamic Lexicon and downloads of the data.
Access Model: All data is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike license.


Series I, II, III Church Records
Grant details: PW-228188-15
Title: Series I, II, III Church Records
Author: Congregational Library
Abstract: We currently have posted a large archive of digitized records from 78 churches dating from seventeenth and eighteenth-century New England. We have also published thousands of pages of related ecclesiastical papers. 10,000 pages have additionally been transcribed.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://www.congregationallibrary.org/nehh/main
Access Model: IAll of our material is open access.


The City Record Project Website
Grant details: PW-234749-16
Title: The City Record Project Website
Author: Jonathan Soffer
Author: Dana Karwas
Author: Donald Davis
Author: R.Luke DuBois
Abstract: The City Record Project is an open-access website that makes available a searchable version of The New York City Record from its inception in 1873 to 1947. The City Record is the most comprehensive single source on the activities of New York City's government, including all contracts, payments, election results, personnel hiring, regulation and periodic reports of city departments.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://cityrecord.engineering.nyu.edu
Primary URL Description: This takes the user to a page where volumes can be downloaded by date, or a search initiated by clicking on a search tab.
Access Model: open access


Comparative Mission Archaeological Portal
Grant details: PW-234762-16
Title: Comparative Mission Archaeological Portal
Author: Charles Cobb
Author: Gifford Waters
Abstract: The Comparative Mission Archaeology Portal (CMAP) digital database was developed in collaboration with the Digital Archaeological Archive of Comparative Slavery (DAACS; www.daacs.org). It includes entries from about 60,000 artifacts from archaeological investigations at three seventeenth-century Franciscan mission sites in the Spanish colony of Florida. There are a large number of attribute fields related to both qualitative and quantitative attributes of Native American and European ceramics, stone tools and debitage, and a variety of artifacts of European origin that include religious, architectural, and personal adornment objects. Pictures of important artifact types as well as unusual or noteworthy objects also are included in the database. Supplementary information includes historical background on missions, histories of archaeological investigations, and excavation protocols. This database provides a rigorous standardization of data for the systematic and quantitative comparison of assemblages from multiple sites.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://cmap.floridamuseum.ufl.edu
Primary URL Description: This links to the open access website that allows viewing of contextual data and metadata related to the mission sites, and also provides for the downloading of archaeological data related to excavations at the sites.


Mapping Early American Elections Dataset
Grant details: PW-234776-16
Title: Mapping Early American Elections Dataset
Author: Mapping Early American Elections project team
Abstract: Datasets for the Mapping Early American Elections project.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://earlyamericanelections.org/data/
Primary URL Description: Project website
Access Model: open access


Mertz Library Catalog MARC records for the Torrey Project: Series 1, Correspondence
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Mertz Library Catalog MARC records for the Torrey Project: Series 1, Correspondence
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: Publicly accessible bibliographic records in the Mertz Library online catalog
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://willow.nybg.org/search?/tjohn+torrey+papers/tjohn+torrey+papers/1%2C6%2C775%2CB/exact&FF=tjohn+torrey+papers+series++++++++1+correspondence&1%2C335%2C
Primary URL Description: 335 MARC format bibliographic catalog records for correspondence received by John Torrey, arranged by author
Access Model: Open access


Mertz Library Catalog MARC records for the Torrey Project: Series 2, Unrelated letters
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Mertz Library Catalog MARC records for the Torrey Project: Series 2, Unrelated letters
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: Publicly accessible bibliographic records in the Mertz Library online catalog
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://willow.nybg.org/search?/tjohn+torrey+papers/tjohn+torrey+papers/1%2C6%2C775%2CB/frameset&FF=tjohn+torrey+papers+series++++++++2+unrelated+letters&1%2C%2C44
Primary URL Description: 44 MARC format bibliographic catalog records for unrelated correspondence held in the John Torrey Papers, arranged by author
Access Model: Open access


Mertz Library Catalog MARC records for the Torrey Project: Series 3, Botanical miscellany
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Mertz Library Catalog MARC records for the Torrey Project: Series 3, Botanical miscellany
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: Publicly accessible bibliographic records in the Mertz Library online catalog
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://willow.nybg.org/search?/tjohn+torrey+papers/tjohn+torrey+papers/1%2C6%2C775%2CB/exact&FF=tjohn+torrey+papers+series++++++++3+botanical+miscellany&1%2C2%2C
Primary URL Description: 2 item level MARC format bibliographic records for unique manuscript materials held in the John Torrey Papers, Series 3: Botanical miscellany, created by Torrey and Elizabeth Knight Britton
Secondary URL: https://willow.nybg.org/search?/tjohn+torrey+papers/tjohn+torrey+papers/1%2C6%2C775%2CB/frameset&FF=tjohn+torrey+papers+series++++++++3+botanical+miscellany+box++++++++9&1%2C1%2C
Secondary URL Description: 1 collection level MARC format bibliographic record for the balance of the John Torrey Papers, Series 3: Botanical miscellany (26 items in 15 folders)
Access Model: Open access


Library of Congress Name Authority Record (1)
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Library of Congress Name Authority Record (1)
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: MARC format name authority record, creating the authorized form of name for one of the correspondents from the Torrey Papers
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://lccn.loc.gov/no2019189945
Primary URL Description: Name authority record for Carey, John, 1797-1880
Access Model: Open access via Library of Congress Authorities


Library of Congress Name Authority Record (2)
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Library of Congress Name Authority Record (2)
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: MARC format name authority record, creating the authorized form of name for one of the correspondents from the Torrey Papers
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://lccn.loc.gov/no2019189800
Primary URL Description: Name authority record for Aiken, William E. A. (William Edward Augustin), 1807-1888
Access Model: Open access via Library of Congress Authorities


Library of Congress Name Authority Record (3)
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Library of Congress Name Authority Record (3)
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: MARC format name authority record, creating the authorized form of name for one of the correspondents from the Torrey Papers
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://lccn.loc.gov/no2019182623
Primary URL Description: Name authority record for Lederer, Alois Joseph Xavier, Freiherr von, 1773-1842
Access Model: Open access via Library of Congress Authorities


Mertz Library Catalog MARC local name authority records for the Torrey Project
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Mertz Library Catalog MARC local name authority records for the Torrey Project
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: MARC format name authority records for local use within the Mertz Library, creating the authorized form of name for individuals or corporate bodies appearing in the text of the Torrey correspondence
Year: 2017
Primary URL: N/A
Primary URL Description: 212 local name authority records (personal names (210) and corporate bodies (2))
Access Model: For internal use of cataloging staff only


Mertz Library Catalog MARC local subject authority records for the Torrey Project
Grant details: PW-234827-16
Title: Mertz Library Catalog MARC local subject authority records for the Torrey Project
Author: Lenge Hong
Abstract: MARC format subject authority records for local use within the Mertz Library, establishing the current form of plant genus and/or species names appearing in the Torrey Papers, along with relevant common names and synonyms.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: N/A
Primary URL Description: 596 subject authority records
Access Model: For internal use of cataloging staff only


Copper Country Historical Spatial Data Infrastructure
Grant details: PW-234885-16
Title: Copper Country Historical Spatial Data Infrastructure
Author: Pastel, Robert
Author: Spikberg, Garand
Author: Lafreniere, Don
Author: Scarlett, Sarah Fayen
Author: Arnold, John D.M.
Author: Trepal, Dan
Abstract: N/A
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://www.keweenawhistory.com/about-the-project.html
Secondary URL: https://www.historicalgis.com/


Southeast Asian Digital Archive
Grant details: PW-253692-17
Title: Southeast Asian Digital Archive
Author: Mee Xiong
Author: Sue J. Kim
Author: Phitsamay S. Uy
Abstract: Omeka site (Digital archive) for Southeast Asian Digital archive
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://umlseada.omeka.net/
Access Model: Open Access


Survey of Small Historical Societies, Libraries and Museums for Hispanic Materials and Their Management
Grant details: PW-253694-17
Title: Survey of Small Historical Societies, Libraries and Museums for Hispanic Materials and Their Management
Author: Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage/Arte Publico Press-University of Houston
Abstract: Some 358 surveys were distributed (on excel list linked). Of these, 59 were completed and returned (See Excel list). This effort was followed up with phone and email contacts to 36 institutions. Of the final list of 36 organizations reporting fully, we invited 18 (See Excel list) to come to Houston for a full-day conference; of these 8 attended and participated in the conference (See Excel list). The final “Guide” that we published online and are promoting includes the full report of holdings of the institutions, the types of institutions and their needs; in these, there was a considerable amount of Hispanic archival materials identified, so as to justify the need for this project.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/
Primary URL Description: This is the Narrative page which leads to a series of pages with statistics, graphics, a digital map, descriptions of institutions and their holdings: Narrative (current page) Digital Map http://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/nehmap/ Data https://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/data/ Results https://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/results/ Survey Questions https://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/survey-questions/ Protocols https://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/protocols/ Resources https://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/surveyresources/
Secondary URL: http://artepublicopress.com/recovery-project/neh-survey/nehmap/
Secondary URL Description: A digital map categorized in two ways: The first categorization is that of institutions that responded to the survey, identifiable by blue nodes that indicate the geographical location. The information that can be found for institutions that fall under this category is: the direct web link, institution type, city, state, physical address, Latino materials, and collection themes. The second category includes those institutions that were researched throughout the process of the project but did not respond to the survey, distinguishable by orange nodes. For these institutions the map provides the website, type of institution, city, state, and physical address.
Access Model: Open access


Museum of History & Industry subcollection
Grant details: PW-253708-17
Title: Museum of History & Industry subcollection
Author: Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)
Author: Moving Image Preservation of Puget Sound (MIPoPS)
Abstract: Online accessibilty point for material digitized from MOHAI's Don Schmechel Oral History Collection as part of this grant project.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://archive.org/details/mohai
Primary URL Description: MOHAI subcollection on MIPoPS Internet Archive collection
Access Model: Open access


Wing Luke Museum subcollection
Grant details: PW-253708-17
Title: Wing Luke Museum subcollection
Author: Northwest Asian American Theatre
Author: Wing Luke Museum
Author: Moving Image Preservation of Puget Sound (MIPoPS)
Abstract: Content digitized as part of this project from the Wing Luke Museum's Oral Histories (staff productions) collection and Northwest Asian American Theatre collection.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://archive.org/details/winglukemuseum
Primary URL Description: Subcollection in MIPoPS' Internet Archive collection.
Access Model: Open access


University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections subcollection
Grant details: PW-253708-17
Title: University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections subcollection
Author: Moving Image Preservation of Puget Sound (MIPoPS)
Author: University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections (UWSC)
Abstract: Materials digitized as part of this project from UWSC's Karen Morrell Film & Videotape collection.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://archive.org/details/uwlibrariesspecialcollections
Primary URL Description: UWSC's subcollection in the MIPoPS Internet Archive collection.
Secondary URL: https://digitalcollections.lib.washington.edu/digital/collection/p16786coll8/search/order/title/ad/asc
Secondary URL Description: "Morell (Karen L.) Africa, Trinidad, and New Orleans Multimedia Collection" on UWSC's Digital Collections website.
Access Model: Open access


Nuremberg Case Analysis Database
Grant details: PW-253721-17
Title: Nuremberg Case Analysis Database
Author: Matthew Seccombe
Abstract: The Case 9 project added 1,129 new records comprising 6,700 document pages to the project database, which stores the metadata for the project's website. The metadata supports fielded search for website users.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: http://nuremberg.law.harvard.edu/
Primary URL Description: This is the user interface to the Nuremberg Trials project's document collection (an estimated 130,000 documents plus 13 trial transcripts by project completion in 2020).
Access Model: The data in the database is accessed via an open-access website.


annotated numismatic research notebooks authored by prominent 20th C. numismatist Edward T. Newell.
Grant details: PW-253781-17
Title: annotated numismatic research notebooks authored by prominent 20th C. numismatist Edward T. Newell.
Author: Edward T. Newell
Abstract: Edward T. Newell’s 45 research notebooks. 44 have been digitized and are available on the ANS’s ARCHER platform (numismatics.org/archives). Ten notebooks were annotated in 2015 to link to relevant people, places, coins in the ANS collection, and hoards published on coinhoards.org. In October 2017, the high-resolution images and annotations were migrated to IIIF.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://numismatics.org/archives/
Primary URL Description: The American Numismatic Society's Archives on-line navigation tool - ARCHER (ARCHival Electronic Resource) powered by EADitor, open source software developed by the ANS for creating, managing, and publishing collections of archival finding aids described in Encoded Archival Description (EAD) XML.
Access Model: open access


Digital Archive of Huhugam Archaeology
Grant details: PW-253799-17
Title: Digital Archive of Huhugam Archaeology
Author: Center for Digital Antiquity
Abstract: The Digital Archive of Huhugam Archaeology contains over 1,200 digital datasets, documents, reports and images focused on the ancient Huhugam (1500 B.C. – 1450 A.D.) of the southwestern U.S. These files are primarily “grey literature,” that is, unpublished reports and data sets that would otherwise be difficult to obtain. By creating this collection, we hope this comprehensive archive will: Transform scholars’ ability to answer questions about Huhugam society and will provide crucial long-term data for comparative studies. 1. Give Indigenous communities access to a wealth of archaeological research on ancestral populations. 2. Allow the general public to obtain information about this fascinating ancient culture by directly accessing the digital archive. Archive development is guided by a crowd-sourced survey and workshops designed to understand the needs of diverse users. The archive will be curated by tDAR, an established digital repository that provides free Web discovery and access to its holdings and pursues a robust program of digital data preservation.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://core.tdar.org/collection/30428/digital-archive-of-huhugam-archaeology-daha
Secondary URL: https://daha.tdar.org/
Secondary URL Description: Digital Archive for Huhugam Archaeology project website
Access Model: Open access


Digital Helen Keller Archive
Grant details: PW-258999-18
Title: Digital Helen Keller Archive
Title: Digital Helen Keller Archive
Author: Helen Selsdon, Archivist
Author: Elizabeth Neal, Communications
Author: Toya Dubin, Hudson Archival
Author: Stefan Boddie, Veridian DL Consulting
Author: Helen Selsdon, Archivist
Author: Elizabeth Neal, Communications
Author: Toya Dubin, Hudson Archival
Author: Stefan Boddie, Veridian DL Consulting
Abstract: To be finished later.
Abstract: To be finished later.
Year: 2015
Year: 2015
Primary URL: https://www.afb.org/helenkellerarchive
Primary URL: https://www.afb.org/helenkellerarchive


Listening to War: Wisconsin's Wartime Oral Histories
Grant details: PW-259003-18
Title: Listening to War: Wisconsin's Wartime Oral Histories
Author: Emily Pfotenhauer
Author: Shawn Vesely
Abstract: The Listening to War digital collection brings together first-person accounts of veterans and civilians in Wisconsin during World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and the Persian Gulf War. These stories of everyday life during wartime come from men and women who served on the battlefront; nurses, journalists, shipbuilders, and others who contributed to wartime work at home and abroad; Holocaust survivors who immigrated from Europe to Wisconsin after World War II; and Hmong refugees from Laos who were resettled in the state following the Vietnam War. Listening to War: Wisconsin's Wartime Oral Histories is coordinated by Recollection Wisconsin and supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Partners in this project include the Wisconsin Historical Society, the Wisconsin Veterans Museum, and the 22 libraries, archives, museums, and veterans’ organizations that contributed materials to this collection.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://content.wisconsinhistory.org/digital/collection/wioralhistory
Primary URL Description: CONTENTdm collection for discovery of project content.
Access Model: open access


Collection highlights, online gallery for “Theatrical Broadsides”
Grant details: PW-259028-18
Title: Collection highlights, online gallery for “Theatrical Broadsides”
Author: Museum of the City of New York
Abstract: The Museum of the City of New York’s Collection on Theatrical Broadsides illustrates the history and culture of performance in New York City, the city’s emergence as the theatrical capital of the United States, and the stage as a mirror for reflecting the social mores, economics, and tastes of a nation. By listing the productions, performers, theaters, admission costs, and broadside printers, these items provide diverse perspectives on New York City and carry value for anyone interested in New York City’s cultural history.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://collections.mcny.org/Explore/Featured/Theatrical%20Broadsides/
Primary URL Description: Theatrical broadsides conserved and digitized as part of project activities are included in this featured online gallery.
Secondary URL: https://collections.mcny.org/
Secondary URL Description: Home page of the Museum’s online Collections Portal makes the Collection on Theatrical Broadsides accessible through the scrolling banner.
Access Model: Digital images and object records are freely available to anyone anywhere in the world with Internet access.


Abbe Museum Mukurtu
Grant details: PW-259039-18
Title: Abbe Museum Mukurtu
Author: Abbe Museum
Abstract: For this project the Abbe Museum is using Mukurtu as an online content management database. The site is used to share current collection information and record metadata with the Wabanaki communities and collection community and traditional knowledge associated to and with the Abbe's collections.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://abbemukurtu.org/
Access Model: Currently access is by log-in only and is limited to project participants


Abbe Museum Mukurtu
Grant details: PW-259039-18
Title: Abbe Museum Mukurtu
Author: Abbe Museum
Abstract: For the Abbe Museum’s Decolonizing Collections Management and Access project, the Abbe Museum established a Mukurtu site for online content management. This website is used to share current collection information and record metadata with the Wabanaki Nations. It will also be used to capture information and Traditional Knowledge (TK) Labels shared back from the Wabanaki Nations.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://abbemukurtu.org/
Access Model: Access is currently limited to project participants


Collection highlights, online gallery for “Eyes on America: Processing and Cataloging the LOOK Collection”
Grant details: PW-259053-18
Title: Collection highlights, online gallery for “Eyes on America: Processing and Cataloging the LOOK Collection”
Author: Museum of the City of New York
Abstract: The LOOK Magazine collection is the single largest collection in the Museum’s holdings, consisting of over 2,000 assignments from 41 different photographers made for the magazine between 1938 and 1968. LOOK magazine was founded in 1937 and published as a bi-weekly, general interest magazine. By the 1950s, it had evolved into a popular magazine with a national circulation, and by the late 60s, it reached a peak circulation of nearly 8 million readers. LOOK was well known for its photography, with images by such prominent photographers as Stanley Kubrick, Arthur Rothstein, John Vachon, Charlotte Brooks, Frank Bauman, Jim Hansen, Paul Fusco, and Tony Vaccaro. Each published assignment usually featured no more than a dozen images, and the number of images taken for a single assignment varied from a few dozen to a few hundred.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://collections.mcny.org/
Primary URL Description: Home page of the Museum’s online Collections Portal makes the LOOK Collection accessible through the scrolling banner.
Secondary URL: https://collections.mcny.org/Explore/Featured/Eyes%20on%20America:%20Processing%20and%20Cataloging%20the%20LOOK%20Collection/
Secondary URL Description: LOOK magazine assignments cataloged and digitized as part of project activities are included in this featured online gallery.
Access Model: Digital images and object records are freely available to anyone anywhere in the world with Internet access.


Religious News Service Photographs Collection in Pearl Online Archives
Grant details: PW-259056-18
Title: Religious News Service Photographs Collection in Pearl Online Archives
Author: Natalie Shilstut
Author: Gabriela Zoller
Abstract: About this Collection Conceived by journalist Louis Minsky (1909-1957), Religious News Service (RNS) was established in 1934 as an affiliated but independently managed agency of the National Conference of Jews and Christians (later the National Conference of Christians and Jews), and was dedicated to providing authoritative and bias-free news about religion and ethics to both the secular and religious press. This collection contains photographs documenting Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, and Jewish groups. Coverage of Protestants (especially mainline Protestants) and Catholics constitutes the bulk of the images. View the collection guide to learn more. Digitization of some of the images in this collection made possible by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://digital.history.pcusa.org/islandora/object/islandora:rns
Access Model: open


Airwaves Application Database
Grant details: PW-259067-18
Title: Airwaves Application Database
Author: Stephanie Sapienza
Abstract: This link gives you access to a read-only version of the Airtable database which contains not only the data feeding the Airwaves website (metadata about documents, programs, and entities), but also data related to existing and enhanced SNAC and Wikidata records. This database can be cloned/forked by clicking on the ‘Copy base’ link on the upper right, which will copy the base into the Airtable account of the users clicking on it. Users must be signed into Airtable and will need to have an Airtable Pro workspace in order to use the data as-is.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://airtable.com/shr690MG0pkaxMrhU
Access Model: Open access


Iowa Digital Library ILHOP collection page
Grant details: PW-259083-18
Title: Iowa Digital Library ILHOP collection page
Author: Justin Baumgardner
Abstract: Digital archive of Iowa Labor History Oral Project interview recordings and transcripts.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: http://https://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/islandora/object/ui%3Ailhop
Primary URL Description: Digital archive of Iowa Labor History Oral Project interview recordings and transcripts.
Access Model: Open access


Radio Haiti Archive digital collection
Grant details: PW-259094-18
Title: Radio Haiti Archive digital collection
Author: Craig Breaden
Author: Laura Wagner
Abstract: Audio recordings of radio programs from station Radio Haiti-Inter, documenting Haitian politics, society and culture from 1957 to 2003.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://repository.duke.edu/dc/radiohaiti
Primary URL Description: Radio Haiti Archive
Access Model: open access


Radio Haiti Pilot, YouTube
Grant details: PW-259094-18
Title: Radio Haiti Pilot, YouTube
Author: Breaden, Craig
Abstract: A YouTube channel with forty-seven digitized programs from the Radio Archive. This channel was created as part of a pilot project in VOC2.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLUqSmRQNALyrAMYxV44JOQ
Primary URL Description: Channel developed for Duke Libraries' Radio Haiti Pilot.
Access Model: Open access


Radio Haiti Pilot, Internet Archive
Grant details: PW-259094-18
Title: Radio Haiti Pilot, Internet Archive
Author: Breaden, Craig
Abstract: An Internet Archive collection of forty-seven digitized programs from the Radio Archive. This collection was created as part of a pilot project in VOC2.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://archive.org/details/radiohaiti
Primary URL Description: Internet Archive collection developed for Duke Libraries' Radio Haiti Pilot.
Access Model: Open access


Metadata for Radio Haiti recordings in the Digital Public Library of America
Grant details: PW-259094-18
Title: Metadata for Radio Haiti recordings in the Digital Public Library of America
Author: Wagner, Laura
Abstract: Metadata from the Radio Haiti Archive has been shared with the Digital Public Library of America.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://dp.la/search?q=%22Radio%20Haiti%22&provider=%22Duke%20University%20Libraries%22&page=1
Primary URL Description: Search results at DPLA for "Radio Haiti" and "Duke University Libraries"
Access Model: Open access


Radio Haiti recordings in the Digital Library of the Caribbean
Grant details: PW-259094-18
Title: Radio Haiti recordings in the Digital Library of the Caribbean
Author: Wagner, Laura
Abstract: Radio Haiti Archive recordings and metadata have been shared with the Digital Library of the Caribbean.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://dloc.com/contains/?t=%22Radio+Haiti+Archive%22&f=SU
Primary URL Description: Search results in the Digital Library of the Caribbean for "Radio Haiti Archive"
Access Model: Open access


aemw/ugarit: Corpus
Grant details: PW-259098-18
Title: aemw/ugarit: Corpus
Author: Matthew Rutz
Author: Jacob Lauinger
Abstract: Preliminary publication of tablets in the project text corpus arranged by dialect (Middle Assyrian; Middle Babylonian; Ugaritic, listed as “Unknown” due to known glitch with the data the platform pulls from the Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative). The preliminary publication includes both texts with only Roman transliterations as well as texts with full digital mark-up and English translation. Updated and edited on a rolling basis throughout the duration of the project.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/corpus
Primary URL Description: Preliminary DPATSKU project text corpus: transliterations, select lemmatized (digitally marked-up) texts, select English translations.
Access Model: Open access


aemw/ugarit Akkadian Glossaries
Grant details: PW-259098-18
Title: aemw/ugarit Akkadian Glossaries
Author: Matthew Rutz
Author: Jacob Lauinger
Abstract: Akkadian glossaries for digitally marked-up texts in the project corpus: Peripheral Middle Babylonian; Middle Assyrian. Updated and edited on a rolling basis throughout the duration of the project.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/cbd/akk-x-mbperi/onebigfile.html
Primary URL Description: Preliminary Peripheral Middle Babylonian glossary.
Secondary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/cbd/akk-x-midass/onebigfile.html
Secondary URL Description: Preliminary Middle Assyrian glossary.
Access Model: Open access


aemw/ugarit: Ugaritic Glossary
Grant details: PW-259098-18
Title: aemw/ugarit: Ugaritic Glossary
Author: Matthew Rutz
Author: Jacob Lauinger
Abstract: Ugaritic glossary for digitally marked-up texts in the project corpus. Updated and edited on a rolling basis throughout the duration of the project.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/cbd/uga/onebigfile.html
Primary URL Description: Preliminary Ugaritic glossary.
Access Model: Open access


aemw/ugarit: Hittite, Hurrian Glossaries
Grant details: PW-259098-18
Title: aemw/ugarit: Hittite, Hurrian Glossaries
Author: Matthew Rutz
Author: Jacob Lauinger
Abstract: Non-Semitic glossaries for digitally marked-up texts in the project corpus: Hittite; Hurrian. Updated and edited on a rolling basis throughout the duration of the project.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/cbd/hit/onebigfile.html
Primary URL Description: Preliminary Hittite glossary.
Secondary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/cbd/xhu/onebigfile.html
Secondary URL Description: Preliminary Hurrian glossary.
Access Model: Open access


aemw/ugarit: Proper Noun Glossaries
Grant details: PW-259098-18
Title: aemw/ugarit: Proper Noun Glossaries
Author: Matthew Rutz
Author: Jacob Lauinger
Abstract: Glossaries for proper nouns occurring in digitally marked-up texts in the project corpus: people, places, divine names, ethnic names, month names, watercourses. Updated and edited on a rolling basis throughout the duration of the project.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://oracc.org/aemw/ugarit/cbd/qpn/onebigfile.html
Primary URL Description: Preliminary proper noun glossary (people, places, divine names, ethnic names, month names, watercourses) for digitally marked-up texts in the project corpus.
Access Model: Open access


ExploreUK
Grant details: PW-259108-18
Title: ExploreUK
Author: University of Kentucky Libraries Special Collections Research Center
Abstract: Search results showing the Wade Hall Collection finding aids available (some with digitized content) on ExploreUK, the University of Kentucky Libraries Special Collections Research Center’s digital library.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://exploreuk.uky.edu/catalog/?q=2009ms132&f%5Bformat%5D%5B%5D=collections&per_page=20
Primary URL Description: ExploreUK, SCRC digital library
Access Model: open access


Transcriptions of Mixtec Language Surveys
Grant details: PW-259116-18
Title: Transcriptions of Mixtec Language Surveys
Author: Ryan Sullivant
Author: Kathryn Josserand
Abstract: This collection contains digital transcriptions of originally handwritten transcriptions of audio recordings of language variation surveys in Mixtec (and other closely related) languages. The audio recordings that correspond to these transcriptions are found can be found in the MesoAmerican Languages Collection of Kathryn Josserand. This collection contains three kinds of documents: Texts with the digital transcriptions in PDF formatting Images and Texts which are PDF documents showing the image of the manuscript alongside their transcription, and Datasets that present survey data in tabular CSV formats. These materials were produced by volunteer transcribers as part of an NEH-funded pilot project to crowdsource the transcription of the handwritten documents. This project was supervised by Ryan Sullivant with technical assistance by May Helena Plumb.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla:271571
Primary URL Description: Link to AILLA collection
Access Model: Materials are public. A free account must be created to access files.


MesoAmerican Languages Collection of Kathryn Josserand
Grant details: PW-259116-18
Title: MesoAmerican Languages Collection of Kathryn Josserand
Author: Kathryn Josserand
Abstract: Digital collection of materials in AILLA that was expanded as part of this grant.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://ailla.utexas.org/islandora/object/ailla:124466
Primary URL Description: Link to AILLA collection
Access Model: Materials are public. A free account registration is required to access files.


(Updated) Finding aid of the Records of the Moravian Church in the Eastern West Indies
Grant details: PW-259118-18
Title: (Updated) Finding aid of the Records of the Moravian Church in the Eastern West Indies
Author: Lothar Madeheim (original finding aid)
Author: Paul Peucker (revisions)
Author: Thomas McCullough (revisions)
Abstract: Finding aid for the records from the congregations and the central administration (later Provincial Helpers' Conference) of the Moravian Church in the Eastern West Indies (St. Thomas, St. Croix, St. John, Antigua and St. Kitts).
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://www.moravianchurcharchives.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/EWI-1.pdf
Access Model: open access


Digitized items in CONTENTdm
Grant details: PW-259124-18
Title: Digitized items in CONTENTdm
Author: Shannon Lausch
Abstract: Our online catalog includes all the materials digitized for the Mapping Renewal beta website. This includes the digital items and their respective metadata.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://arstudies.com
Primary URL Description: arstudies.com is the primary research portal to the CAHC's shared catalog. The funded items are available directly at the secondary url listed below.
Secondary URL: https://tinyurl.com/w4lzx5u
Access Model: online public access catalog


WorldCat Database
Grant details: PW-259128-18
Title: WorldCat Database
Author: Leslie McCarty
Author: Joanne Henszey
Author: Robin
Abstract: The UAF Oral History Program personnel had cataloged the data to make the elder recordings discoverable through the WorldCat Database. They received low level level metadata to catalog from Hans (Previous Project Director), so to catalog to a higher degree and on each individual recording, they would need full transcripts in English.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://worldcat.org
Primary URL Description: WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.
Access Model: Once Release Agreement are signed by NANA, it will be open access to researchers, students, general public.


Go For Broke Collection Education Center Collection
Grant details: PW-259144-18
Title: Go For Broke Collection Education Center Collection
Author: Go for Broke Education Center
Abstract: The Go for Broke National Education Center Collection contains materials from the Go for Broke National Education Center. Hanashi Oral History Program The Hanashi Oral History Program subcollection is comprised of approximately 1,100 oral histories of Japanese-American WWII veterans and their contemporaries in the war effort gathered by the Go for Broke National Education Center. The mission of this program, initiated in 1998, is to gather and preserve the life stories of Japanese American war veterans. Interviewees include Senator Daniel Inouye and others who were highly decorated for their service and bravery as they reflect on the historical significance of WWII, their reasons for serving, the incarceration of their families in camps, their service in segregated Japanese-American combat units, and the complexities of their wartime experiences. Hiroshi Sugiyama Collection, circa 1941-1945 The Hiroshi Sugiyama Collection, circa 1941-1945, is comprised of photographs, memorabilia, correspondence, and bound volumes relating to Hiroshi Sugiyama, a medic who served with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team in World War II. The subcollection focuses on Sugiyama’s military service, as many of the items are military regalia that show signs of Sugiyama’s personalization. A portion of the photographs and correspondence are personal in nature. Some items of note are letters from Sugiyama to family members incarcerated in camps and Sugiyama’s posthumously awarded Purple Heart and Bronze Star medals. Materials are in English and Japanese. Materials from the Hanashi Oral History Program and Hiroshi Sugiyama Collection, circa 1941-1945 are part of the L. A. as Subject Community Histories Digitization Project. Thanks to generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities (https://www.neh.gov/), the USC Libraries are digitizing this collection for public access.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Go-for-Broke-National-Education-Center-Collection-2A3BF1WK72
Primary URL Description: About page that provides information about the organization and this collection.
Secondary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Go-for-Broke-National-Education-Center-Collection-2A3BF1WK72?Flat=1
Secondary URL Description: Browse page that provides access to the oral histories and photos from the collection.
Access Model: Open access; GFB retains rights to collection.


Filipino American Library Collection
Grant details: PW-259144-18
Title: Filipino American Library Collection
Author: Filipino American Library
Abstract: The Filipino American Library Collection consists of materials owned by the Filipino American Library in Historic Filipinotown that were transferred to the University of Southern California Special Collections in 2017. The Filipino-American Library was founded in a church basement in 1985 as the Pilipino American Reading Room and Library (PARRAL) in a neighborhood close to Echo Park by Helen Agcaoili Summers Brown, affectionately referred to as “Auntie Helen” in the local community. In January of 2000 PARRAL moved to a new location on Temple Street and was renamed the Filipino American Library (FAL). It contained the largest collection of Filipino and Filipino American reading materials at more than 6,000 titles, and promoted literacy and cultural engagement through many community programs and exhibits. When the FAL closed its doors, its collections were dispersed among the USC Libraries and the Echo Park Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library. Items selected by affiliates of the FAL to be made digitally available include lantern slides, bound volumes, photographic prints, maps, and loose printed materials that all reveal the Filipino American experience spanning life in the Philippines, contributions by Filipino Americans in the World War II effort, and the acculturation and growth of the Filipino American community in Southern California. Materials are written in English, Tagalog, and Ilocano. Highlights of the Filipino American Library Collection include: ❧ Items commemorating Filipino veterans from World War II, including publications and a certificate of commendation from President Clinton ❧ Bilingual short stories written by staff from the Asian American Bilingual Center about Asian immigrants and their journey and settlement to the United States ❧ Reports, summaries, and recommendations surrounding the health, education, and welfare of Asian Americans ❧ Ephemeral materials from the Philippines
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Filipino-American-Library-Collection-2A3BF1WZF4
Primary URL Description: Information/ about page for Filipino American Library Collection
Secondary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Filipino-American-Library-Collection-2A3BF1WZF4?Flat=1
Secondary URL Description: Browse page that provides access to all of the files in the collection.
Access Model: Open access


First AME Church of Los Angeles: Rev. Cecil Murray's Sermons
Grant details: PW-259144-18
Title: First AME Church of Los Angeles: Rev. Cecil Murray's Sermons
Author: Reverend Cecil "Chip" Murray
Author: First AME Church of Los Angeles
Abstract: The First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles Collection currently consists of approximately 400 sermons given by Reverend Cecil “Chip” Murray. These recordings capture the evolution of Reverend Murray’s thinking during his time leading the church in addition to the messages he gave his congregation after pivotal moments in U.S. life, such as the acquittal of the LAPD officers captured on video beating Rodney King. These sermons, delivered with passion, great humor, and insights into the structural inequalities that led to events like the 1992 L.A. civil unrest, are a record of important events interpreted through the lens of Rev. Murray’s socially engaged African-American Christianity. Originally captured on VHS, a selection of these sermons have been digitized by the USC Digital Repository and uploaded and transcribed for optimum access in the Digital Library. Founded by Biddy Mason in 1872, the First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles (also known as the First AME, or FAME Church) is the oldest African-American church in Southern California. During his 27 years as pastor, Reverend Murray transformed a small congregation of 250 people into an 18,000-member institution that brought jobs, housing, and corporate investment into South L.A. neighborhoods. After the 1992 civil unrest, the economic development arm of the church brought more than $400 million in investments to L.A.’s minority and low-income neighborhoods. After retiring from his ministry in 2004, Reverend Murray was named a senior fellow of the USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture (CRCC). He chairs the USC Cecil Murray Center for Community Engagement, a leadership training and capacity-building organization that equips clergy and lay leaders to guide their communities into full partnership in the development of underserved neighborhoods in Greater Los Angeles.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/First-African-Methodist-Episcopal-Church-of-Los-Angeles-Collection-2A3BF1W9O8
Primary URL Description: Information/About page
Secondary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/First-African-Methodist-Episcopal-Church-of-Los-Angeles-Collection-2A3BF1W9O8?Flat=1
Secondary URL Description: Collection browse page that provides access to all of the videos in the collection and their transcripts.
Access Model: Open access


Pasadena Museum of History Collection
Grant details: PW-259144-18
Title: Pasadena Museum of History Collection
Author: Pasadena Museum of History
Abstract: Pasadena Museum of History (PMH) is located on the Fenye’s Mansion grounds on Orange Grove Boulevard in Pasadena. PMH maintains the area’s largest and most comprehensive collection of documents and artifacts related to the history of Pasadena and the west San Gabriel Valley. The ever-expanding collection spans years from 1834 to the present. Pasadena Museum of History’s Black History Collection is comprised of photographs, letters, family records, property deeds, and other materials revealing history of African-American community in Pasadena. This collection was a result of a documentary, Changing Rose, created by PMH in 1984. Robin Kelley, an American historian, interviewed black community members and collected photographs and memorabilia for the documentary, which make up the bulk of the collection. Many of these materials date from the early 20th century, and shed light on a less-visible period in African-American life prior to the second Great Migration. The collection tells the stories and struggles of black citizens who either migrated or grew up in Pasadena. The interview tapes in this collection were digitized as a part of California Revealed Project and can be accessed at https:/californiarevealed.org/collections/pasadena-museum-history. PMH staff chose to digitize only the materials that they have explicit copyrights to. Thanks to generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities (https://www.neh.gov/), the USC Libraries are digitizing this collection for public access as part of the L.A. as Subject Community Histories Digitization Project.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Pasadena-Museum-of-History-Collection-2A3BF1OX0HB
Primary URL Description: Information/About page
Secondary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Pasadena-Museum-of-History-Collection-2A3BF1OX0HB?Flat=1
Secondary URL Description: Browse page that provides access to all of the digitized materials in this collection.
Access Model: Open


Workman-Temple Homestead Museum Collection, 1830-1930
Grant details: PW-259144-18
Title: Workman-Temple Homestead Museum Collection, 1830-1930
Author: The Workman Temple Family Homestead Museum
Abstract: The Workman and Temple Family Homestead Museum Collection, 1830-1930 consists of materials from the Workman and Temple Family Homestead Museum in the City of Industry, California. The Homestead Museum is located in a former Mexican rancho and is home to rich collections documenting many aspects of Southern California history between 1830 and 1930. Staff from the Homestead Museum have selected approximately 500 photographs and ephemera highlighting Mexican-American, Chinese-American, and Japanese-American life in the Los Angeles region in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Among these items are broadsides from two Mexican-American theatres in Boyle Heights during the 1920s and an 1863 Democratic party poster written in Spanish. Photographs depicting businesses, celebrations such as festivals and parades, and daily life in these early communities are also included in this collection. These materials are some of the rare traces of mass entertainment and community life of the region during this era, as much was lost in the rapid development of Los Angeles after World War II. Materials from the Workman and Temple Family Homestead Museum Collection are part of the L. A. as Subject Community Histories Digitization Project. Thanks to generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the USC Libraries are digitizing this collection for public access. Edit information
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Workman-Temple-Homestead-Museum-Collection--1830-1930-2A3BF1OIPWQ
Primary URL Description: About page
Secondary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Workman-Temple-Homestead-Museum-Collection--1830-1930-2A3BF1OIPWQ?Flat=1
Secondary URL Description: Browse page that provides access to all of the files in the collection.
Access Model: Open Access


Emma Lazarus Jewish Women's Clubs of Los Angeles Records, 1945-1980
Grant details: PW-259144-18
Title: Emma Lazarus Jewish Women's Clubs of Los Angeles Records, 1945-1980
Author: Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
Abstract: This is a collection of the records of the Emma Lazarus Jewish Women's Clubs of Los Angeles. This organization of secular Jewish women, most active in the 1950's through the 1970's, was dedicated to: promoting secular Jewish culture, advocating for civil rights at the local and national level (in particular Black civil rights campaigns of the 1950's in Los Angeles), peace actions, developing international understanding and peace through education and cultural exchange.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Emma-Lazarus-Jewish-Women-s-Clubs-of-Los-Angeles-Records--1945-1980-2A3BF1O19B5
Primary URL Description: About page
Secondary URL: https://digitallibrary.usc.edu/Archive/Emma-Lazarus-Jewish-Women-s-Clubs-of-Los-Angeles-Records--1945-1980-2A3BF1O19B5?Flat=1
Secondary URL Description: Browse page
Access Model: Open


The Norman Sicily Project's Vocabularies
Grant details: PW-263985-19
Title: The Norman Sicily Project's Vocabularies
Author: Joseph Hayes
Abstract: The project's vocabularies are available for download in various formats, including JSON-LD, N3, N-Quads, RDF/XML, TRiG, and TTL.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://normansicily.org/en/resources/download/
Primary URL Description: Link to the download page.
Access Model: Open Access


The Norman Sicily Project - Monastic Dataset
Grant details: PW-263985-19
Title: The Norman Sicily Project - Monastic Dataset
Author: Dawn Marie Hayes
Author: Joseph Hayes
Abstract: Currently, the dataset includes all the known Norman monasteries in Sicily from the period beginning 1060 until 1194. It is available in various formats, including JSON-LD, N3, N-Quads, RDF/XML, TRiG, and TTL.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://normansicily.org/en/resources/download/
Primary URL Description: Link to download the dataset.
Access Model: Open Access


The Norman Sicily Project - Kinship Network Dataset
Grant details: PW-263985-19
Title: The Norman Sicily Project - Kinship Network Dataset
Author: Dawn Marie Hayes
Author: Joseph Hayes
Abstract: The dataset includes the Hautevilles who ruled Sicily and southern Italy as well as a wide variety of individuals who were part of their extended family network. Developed from numerous published scholarly sources, the tree is both chronologically and geographically broad in an effort to situate the Hautevilles within numerous aristocratic families from across the European continent. With that said, the genealogy is meant to be suggestive, not comprehensive. While it is included in the complete dataset above, it is also available for download in various formats, including GEDCOM, JSON-LD, N3, N-Quads, RDF/XML, TRiG, and TTL.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://normansicily.org/en/resources/download/
Primary URL Description: Link to download the dataset.
Access Model: Open Access


John Rhoden papers
Grant details: PW-264025-19
Title: John Rhoden papers
Author: Hoang Tran
Author: Kelin Baldridge
Author: Jahna Auerbach
Abstract: The John Rhoden papers consists of materials from Rhoden’s personal and professional life, including manuscripts, photographs, negatives, slides, and ephemera related to Rhoden’s exhibitions. A majority of the collection has been digitized and accessible online.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://pafaarchives.org/item-set/48010
Primary URL Description: URL to all digitized items from the John Rhoden papers (4,177 items)
Access Model: Open access


Eyes on the Prize: America at the Racial Crossroads, 1965-1985 (Eyes on the Prize II)
Grant details: PW-264081-19
Title: Eyes on the Prize: America at the Racial Crossroads, 1965-1985 (Eyes on the Prize II)
Author: Washington University Libraries
Abstract: Airing on public television in 1990, as the second half of the landmark 14-part series Eyes on the Prize, Eyes on the Prize: America at the Racial Crossroads 1965-1985, explores the tumultuous history of civil rights after the passage of the Voting Rights Act, including the movement of activism from the South into Northern cities, the rise of Black Power and the Black Panthers, the assassinations of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr., civil unrest in cities such as Detroit, tensions over school busing programs, and increasing African American engagement in local and national politics. Both parts of Eyes on the Prize were devoted to telling a version of the civil rights story that was not a standard, simplified narrative. Hampton and his team were committed to going deeper. Instead of summarizing the headlines or two-minute newscasts, Blackside, Inc. sought out the grassroots folks most involved in a given event, action, or culturally historic moment in order to provide a more nuanced version of history, messy and full of conflict and contradictions. In order for an interviewee to be included in the programs, that person had to be an actual participant in the event in question. Prominent scholars had their place as close advisors and consultants to Eyes on the Prize I and II, but they were not to appear on film. To be on camera, the person had to have been part of the history itself. This was to be the most complete and detailed telling of the civil rights story ever attempted, and the ripples from this landmark television event were felt throughout both the academy and popular culture for decades to come. All 183 interviews conducted for Eyes on the Prize II constitute a treasure trove of first-hand information about the civil rights movement that can be utilized by students, scholars, and media makers.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: http://http://repository.wustl.edu/spotlight/eyes-on-the-prize-america-at-the-racial-crossroads-1965-1985
Primary URL Description: This link is to the landing page for the interviews digitized under the NEH grant project. The individual interviews will be available as they are ingested into the repository over the next couple months.
Access Model: open access


Africana Digital Ethnography Project in RADAR
Grant details: PW-264175-19
Title: Africana Digital Ethnography Project in RADAR
Author: Aaron Carter-Enyi
Abstract: The African Digital Ethnography Project (ADEPt) gathers data-rich ethnographies from across Africa and the African Diaspora. Our growing repository of video and audio documents what UNESCO calls intangible cultural heritage (ICH), including oral history, performance and ritual. ADEPts list of research sites includes locations in Africa, the Caribbean and North America and will continue to expand.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://radar.auctr.edu/islandora/object/adept%3A9999
Primary URL Description: Main portal for ADEPt collections in institutional repository
Access Model: open access


Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website
Grant details: PW-264207-19
Title: Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website
Title: Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website
Author: Margaret Jacobs
Author: Elizabeth Lorang
Author: Susana Geliga
Author: Nicole Gray
Author: Judi Gaiashkibos, James Riding In, Larry Wright, Jr., Stuart Redwing, Everett Baxter, Ben Crawford
Author: Margaret Jacobs
Author: Elizabeth Lorang
Author: Susana Geliga
Author: Nicole Gray
Author: Judi Gaiashkibos, James Riding In, Larry Wright, Jr., Stuart Redwing, Everett Baxter, Ben Crawford
Abstract: The Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website provides a portal through which descendants of Genoa School attendees can access records about their family members and students, teachers, scholars, and other members of the general public can learn about an Indian boarding school through primary documents.
Abstract: The Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website provides a portal through which descendants of Genoa School attendees can access records about their family members and students, teachers, scholars, and other members of the general public can learn about an Indian boarding school through primary documents.
Year: 2020
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://genoaindianschool.org/home
Primary URL: https://genoaindianschool.org/home
Primary URL Description: Home page of the Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website with logo and welcome and icons that enable users to browse by topic.
Primary URL Description: Home page of the Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website with logo and welcome and icons that enable users to browse by topic.
Secondary URL: https://genoaindianschool.org/about-genoa-indian-boarding-schools
Secondary URL: https://genoaindianschool.org/about-genoa-indian-boarding-schools
Secondary URL Description: "About Genoa" page of the Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website that provides the history of the school with archival and current photos.
Secondary URL Description: "About Genoa" page of the Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project website that provides the history of the school with archival and current photos.
Access Model: Open access with potential for community input and feedback through Mukurtu.
Access Model: Open access with potential for community input and feedback through Mukurtu.


Sounding Spirit Digital Library
Grant details: PW-264219-19
Title: Sounding Spirit Digital Library
Author: Jesse P. Karlsberg
Author: Meredith Doster
Author: Erin Fulton
Author: Sara Palmer
Author: Rachel Erin Stuart
Author: Jay Varner
Abstract: This Sounding Spirit pilot digital library features songbooks and hymnals published across the southern United States from 1850 to 1925. Spanning holdings from four partner archives, the digital library’s twenty-two books include words-only hymnals, gospel songbooks, spiritual collections, and shape-note tunebooks, demonstrating the wide variety of form, content, and presentation in southern vernacular sacred songbooks. These songbooks employ competing notation systems and vary in musical style from dispersed harmony fuging tunes and plain tunes of the shape-note repertoire, to antiphonal gospel, to classically inspired arrangements of African American spirituals, to words-only hymns in Muskokee sung in unison, to tunes in oral tradition shared among southern black and white congregations. Organized into collections that highlight texts’ associated places, populations, genres, and denominational affiliations, the digital library allows for rich engagement with songbooks and hymnals seminal in their respective eras, but historically underrepresented in both archival holdings and scholarship. These works and collections illustrate the primacy of songbooks to the dynamic encounters among white, black, and native communities navigating modernizing forces across the US South and beyond. In selecting volumes for the pilot site, Sounding Spirit’s music bibliographer Erin Fulton, project director, Jesse P. Karlsberg, and project manager, Meredith Doster, collaborated with content consultants at each partner archive to balance the diversity of this 22-volume corpus with each collection’s strengths. Additional criteria guiding the selection included contemporaneous significance, influence, rarity, and existence of digitized copies or available facsimiles.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://library.soundingspirit.org/
Primary URL Description: Sounding Spirit Digital Library
Access Model: open access


Checklist of Southern Sacred Music Imprints, 1850–1925
Grant details: PW-264219-19
Title: Checklist of Southern Sacred Music Imprints, 1850–1925
Author: Erin Fulton
Author: Jesse P. Karlsberg
Abstract: This dataset is a checklist of sacred vernacular songbooks from the southern United States and its diasporas published between 1850 and 1925. The checklist features works primarily housed at the Pitts Theology Library at Emory University, the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music at the University of Kentucky, the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Archives and Special Collections, and the Center for Popular Music at Middle Tennessee State University. The checklist assembles basic bibliographic data otherwise dispersed across the catalogs of numerous repositories. The dataset also includes data points that standard catalog records do not encompass. For instance, whenever discernable, information about denominational orientation, known distributors, and notation style is clearly indicated.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://doi.org/10.15139/S3/VQT4D5
Primary URL Description: Checklist of Southern Sacred Music Imprints, 1850–1925
Access Model: open access


Edward T. LeBlanc Dime Novel Bibliography: Street & Smith
Grant details: PW-269299-20
Title: Edward T. LeBlanc Dime Novel Bibliography: Street & Smith
Author: Demian Katz
Abstract: Bibliographic listings on dimenovels.org for series published by Street & Smith.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://dimenovels.org/Publisher/3/Show
Primary URL Description: The publisher page for Street & Smith on dimenovels.org, listing each series.
Access Model: open access


Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi Project
Grant details: PW-269391-20
Title: Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi Project
Author: Susannah J. Ural
Author: Lindsey Peterson
Author: Stephanie Seal Walters
Author: Anneliese Dehner
Abstract: Regardless of race, class, or gender, nineteenth-century Americans contacted their governors about every concern imaginable. That makes governors' collections an invaluable resource for "hearing" from individuals whose voices are often missing in traditional sources, as well as from those who wielded significant power during the Civil War and Reconstruction eras. The Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi Project (CWRGM) is digitizing, transcribing, and annotating these valuable records from Mississippi’s governors’ offices and making them freely available online. The project covers nine administrations, beginning amid rumblings of secession in late 1859, continuing through civil war, emancipation, occupation, and Reconstruction, ending in the early Jim Crow South in 1882. Thanks to the diverse nature of this collection, CWRGM documents touch on nearly every topic imaginable. These include questions of loyalty and dissent, the process of emancipation and the changing definition of citizenship, and military experiences that ranged from state militias to Confederate national service to the role of nearly 20,000 Mississippians who served in the Union Army and Navy. The collections also contribute to ongoing debates about Civil War memory and commemoration, and help users explore the question of whose experiences are preserved and how, and whose are ignored or erased. This site features documents in the collection as they are digitized, transcribed, and provided with early annotations through subject tagging features. We encourage users to review the "How to Get Started" and "Explore the Collection" sections that offer suggestions on how to best search the collection. "Educator Resources" offers a sampling of about eighty documents that spotlight how the collection is deepening our understanding of this era, and includes short contextualizing essays, lesson plan
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://cwrgm.org/
Primary URL Description: This is the home site of the Civil War & Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi project
Secondary URL: http://susannahjural.com/cwrgm/
Secondary URL Description: This is the home of the CWRGM Sample Document site, launched in September 2020, to provide experts and non-experts alike with a sense of what kind of documents are in the collection and how they can help scholars, teachers, students, and the public.
Access Model: Open Access


RINAP 4: Esarhaddon
Grant details: PW-50024-08
Title: RINAP 4: Esarhaddon
Author: RINAP project personnel, in particular Jamie Novotny
Abstract: Online version of material presented in print volume RINAP 4, plus additional materials.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://oracc.museum.upenn.edu/rinap/rinap4/


Islamic Manuscripts [show prizes]
Grant details: PW-50086-08
Title: Islamic Manuscripts
Author: Will Noel
Abstract: The Walters’ collection of Islamic Manuscripts showcases masterpieces of illuminated and illustrated manuscripts. The sacred, devotional and non-religious manuscripts presented here were created across the breadth of the Islamic world and date from the 9th through the 19th century. In the Islamic book, the primary vehicle for literary and artistic expression, the powers of poetry, prayer and visual form collide. They bear witness to remarkable achievements in literature and the book arts. Examples include a 15th-century Koran from northern India, executed at the height of the Timurid empire; a luxurious 16th-century copy of the Khamsa by Amir Khusraw, illustrated by a number of famous artists for the emperor Akbar; and a Turkish calligraphy album by Sheik Handullah al Amasi, one of the greatest calligraphers. All images of Islamic manuscripts were created and are provided through a Preservation and Access grant awarded to The Walters Art Museum by the National Endowment for the Humanities, 2008-2010.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://art.thewalters.org/browse/category/islamic-manuscripts/


Query the Database: Direct Access to all Archaeological Data from The Hermitage Field Quarter
Grant details: PW-50172-08
Title: Query the Database: Direct Access to all Archaeological Data from The Hermitage Field Quarter
Author: DAACS Staff
Author: Jillian Galle
Author: Leslie Cooper
Author: Lynsey Bates
Author: Elizabeth Bollwerk
Author: Jesse Sawyer
Abstract: The Query the Database section of the DAACS website provides users with direct access to data on tens of thousands of artifacts excavated from The Hermitage between 1975 and 2000.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://www.daacs.org/query-the-database/
Access Model: Open Access. Freely accessible to all.


The Southern Courier: Complete Series (1965-1968), First Digital Edition [show prizes]
Grant details: PW-50494-09
Title: The Southern Courier: Complete Series (1965-1968), First Digital Edition
Author: The Southern Courier Association
Abstract: From 1965 to 1968, the Southern Courier newspaper provided weekly local coverage of the people, places, and events that shaped the civil rights movement in the American South. This digital edition allows readers, for the first time, to browse, read and search all 177 issues of the Southern Courier.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://www.worldcat.org/title/southern-courier/oclc/649825202
Primary URL Description: Worldcat reference page, includes a partial list of university library collections which now include the Southern Courier first digital edition.
Access Model: Free to access online, DVD-ROM copies are free to institutions, and are available at hundreds of university libraries nationwide.


RINAP 1: Tiglath-pileser III and Shalmaneser V
Grant details: PW-50501-10
Title: RINAP 1: Tiglath-pileser III and Shalmaneser V
Author: RINAP project personnel, in particular Jamie Novotny
Abstract: Online presentation of materials in print volume RINAP 1, plus additional materials
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://oracc.museum.upenn.edu/rinap/rinap1/


Digital DARE
Grant details: PW-50551-10
Title: Digital DARE
Author: Harvard University Press
Author: Joan Houston Hall
Abstract: The online edition of the text of Volumes I-V, full Survey data from fieldwork done in the 1965-1970 DARE survey, and additional resources and interactive features.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://daredictionary.com
Access Model: While full access to the text and survey data is subscription-based, many features, content samples, and resources are available to all users, including all the maps printed in Volume VI.


RINAP 3: Sennacherib
Grant details: PW-51004-12
Title: RINAP 3: Sennacherib
Author: RINAP project personnel, in particular Jamie Novotny
Abstract: Online presentation of materials in print volume RINAP 3/1 and 3/2, plus additional materials. Materials for 3/1 made available online in 2013 and those for 3/2 made available 2014
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://oracc.museum.upenn.edu/rinap/rinap3/


Laura Bridgman Digital Collection, Perkins School for the Blind
Grant details: PW-51055-12
Title: Laura Bridgman Digital Collection, Perkins School for the Blind
Author: Molly Stothert-Maurer
Author: Charlotte Cushman
Abstract: This collection includes portraits, photos of textiles, personal items, and selected writings of Laura Bridgman from 1841 - 1889 at the Perkins Institution for the Blind, South Boston (now Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, Massachusetts). Laura Bridgman was the first person who is deafblind to be formally educated.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: https://www.flickr.com/photos/perkinsarchive/collections/72157631975653264/
Access Model: open access


Anagnos-Sullivan-Keller Correspondence, 1886-1896
Grant details: PW-51055-12
Title: Anagnos-Sullivan-Keller Correspondence, 1886-1896
Author: Charlotte Cushman
Author: Molly Stothert-Maurer
Abstract: This collection is comprised of three different sets of letters written between 1886 and 1896 related to the education of Helen Keller. It includes correspond- ence between Michael Anagnos, the Director of Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind (now Perkins School for the Blind) in Boston, and Helen's parents, Capt. A.H. and Kate Keller, as well as with Helen herself. A large part of the correspond- ence is between Anagnos and Annie Sullivan, a graduate of Perkins, who was sent to Tuscumbia, Alabama to work with Helen. The letters feature detailed descriptions of Helen's education, documenting both her rapid progress and some of the challenges that she and her teacher faced.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: https://www.flickr.com/photos/perkinsarchive/collections/72157629303816171/
Access Model: open access


Students with Deafblindness at the Perkins School for the Blind Digital Collection
Grant details: PW-51055-12
Title: Students with Deafblindness at the Perkins School for the Blind Digital Collection
Author: Molly Stothert-Maurer
Author: Charlotte Cushman
Abstract: This is a collection of photographs of students, as well as their teachers, at the Perkins School for the Blind from 1890-1950. The students, ranging in age from kindergarten to adulthood, are shown in formal portraits, as well as in their daily activities. The collection highlights various communication methods used with people with a combined vision and hearing loss, including tactile sign language and the Tadoma method.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: https://www.flickr.com/photos/perkinsarchive/collections/72157627421458281/
Primary URL Description: Flickr
Access Model: open access


Online Catalog of the Cerros Archaeological Collection from Belize
Grant details: PW-51116-12
Title: Online Catalog of the Cerros Archaeological Collection from Belize
Author: Susan Milbrath and Debra Walker
Abstract: The Florida Museum of Natural History's Website Database for the Maya archaeological collection from Cerro Maya (Cerros) allows researchers to search by various categories including provenience, special context (burial or cache), structure number, kind of artifact and chronology. The digitized catalogues include 10 field logs that include over 18,500 individual artifact entries, and materials catalogues drawn from the general catalogues, but organized by the type of materials: bone, botanical, ceramics and clay, chipped and ground stone, polished stone, shell, plaster, modern artifacts, and miscellaneous catalogues. The website has digitized database files of over 200,000 artifacts and photographs of small finds (objects catalogued individually rather than in lots) and sherds representing a total number of 108 ceramic types from the site. In addition, a gallery of 3D images includes examples of ceramics, polished stone, modified bone, and metalwork that can be rotated using a cursor, mouse, or touch screen. The website also offers links to documents relating to Cerro Maya: a ceramic type list, a structure and excavation correlation, a small finds catalogue, a bibliography related to Cerro Maya, a table of ceramic phases and maps of the site.. .
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/cerros/
Access Model: open access


The Syriac Gazetteer
Grant details: PW-51161-12
Title: The Syriac Gazetteer
Author: David A. Michelson
Author: Thomas A. Carlson
Abstract: The Syriac Gazetteer is a geographical reference work of Syriaca.org for places relevant to Syriac studies. “Places relevant to Syriac Studies” include places named in Syriac texts (such as ?arqel — ????), places interesting to historians who work on Syriac texts (such as Dura-Europos), and places where scholarship on Syriac is being produced (such as Japan). There are no temporal or spatial boundaries for the geographic database, which collects places relevant to any period of history useful for Syriac studies, from places mentioned in the Peshitta version of Genesis to places founded recently, and from ancient Edessa to Mongol-era outposts in China and diaspora communities in the United States of America. At least in theory, any type or size of place could be represented in the geographic database, from large empires to single churches or a particular named city gate. Maps are provided for places whose location is known, but the database includes places which are not located or even locatable: each place is a conceptual thing with a mental existence related to, but not reducible to, its physical manifestation. Mythological and other ahistorical places are also included in the database.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://syriaca.org/geo
Primary URL Description: This is the permanent URI for The Syriac Gazetteer.
Secondary URL: https://github.com/srophe/srophe-eXist-app/
Secondary URL Description: Source code for the project is available here.
Access Model: Open access data and software.


Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica (New Handbook of Syriac Literature, Volume I)
Grant details: PW-51161-12
Title: Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica (New Handbook of Syriac Literature, Volume I)
Author: Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
Author: David. A. Michelson
Author: Ugo Zanetti
Author: Claude Detienne
Abstract: Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica (BHSE) is a guide to 1,837 Syriac stories, hymns, and homilies on Christian saints. These texts blossomed alongside the cult of the saints in late antiquity and the Middle Ages. While traditions in Greek and Latin are well known to scholars, the stories of the saints of the Middle East are only just being discovered. The BHSE makes Syriac hagiography available to scholars and the wider public, with information about these texts including: authors, opening and closing lines, manuscripts, translations, and bibliography. The BHSE is the result of a partnership between Syriaca.org and the Jesuit scholarly society, La société des Bollandistes. The BHSE combines digital scholarship with the methods for the study of hagiography developed by the Bollandists since 1643.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://syriaca.org/bhse
Primary URL Description: This is the permanent URL for Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica
Secondary URL: https://github.com/srophe
Secondary URL Description: Source code for the project can be found at github.com
Access Model: Open Access, Creative Commons CC-BY


Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints (Syriac Biographical Dictionary, Volume I)
Grant details: PW-51161-12
Title: Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints (Syriac Biographical Dictionary, Volume I)
Author: Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
Author: David. A. Michelson
Abstract: Qadishe (from the Syriac word meaning “saints”) is a scholarly catalogue of 1,094 persons venerated in the Syriac Christian traditions. Qadishe includes entries for saints native to the Syriac-speaking milieu as well as for biblical figures and saints from other linguistic or cultural traditions who were appropriated into Syriac religious memory. Individual descriptions of each saint include name variants (in Syriac as well as translation), biographical information such as death dates and related persons, and bibliographies of primary and secondary literature including accounts of the saint’s life. For places and texts associated with a saint, Qadishe provides references to related information in The Syriac Gazetteer and the Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica. Qadishe is freely available online as the first volume of The Syriac Biographical Dicationary. Readers can browse entries online, download the entire publication in TEI XML, create permanent links to other digital publications, and offer editorial revisions through Gateway to the Syriac Saints: http://syriaca.org/saints
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://syriaca.org/q
Primary URL Description: Permanent URL for Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints (Syriac Biographical Dictionary, Volume I)
Secondary URL: https://github.com/srophe
Secondary URL Description: Source code for the project is available on github.com.
Access Model: Open Access, Creative Commons CC-BY


A Guide to Syriac Authors (Syriac Biographical Dictionary, Volume II)
Grant details: PW-51161-12
Title: A Guide to Syriac Authors (Syriac Biographical Dictionary, Volume II)
Author: David. A. Michelson
Author: Nathan P. Gibson
Abstract: A Guide to Syriac Authors is a scholarly manual with entries on nearly 1,000 authors who wrote in Syriac or otherwise had an influence on Syriac literature. A dialect of Aramaic, Syriac flourished as a lingua franca of the Middle East in antiquity and the Middle Ages. Today more than 20,000 manuscripts preserve texts in Syriac pertaining to theology, philosophy, commerce, science, and medicine. As a digital reference work, A Guide to Syriac Authors employs linked data technology to meet the needs of manuscript cataloguers and historical researchers interested in Syriac authors. Relationships between authors and texts, places, or other persons are documented through links to related information in The Syriac Gazetteer and The New Handbook of Syriac Literature. A Guide to Syriac Authors is freely available online as the second volume of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary. Readers can browse entries online, download the entire publication in TEI XML, create permanent links to other digital publications, and offer editorial revisions at http://syriaca.org/authors “This is the first Who’s Who in Syriac Studies, a pioneering tool in a whole range of ancient and modern languages providing information about the individuals through time who created and were part of Syriac culture and still keep it alive today.” —Muriel Debié, Directeur d’études (Sciences Religieuses), École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://syriaca.org/authors
Primary URL Description: Permanent URL for A Guide to Syriac Authors (Syriac Biographical Dictionary, Volume II)
Secondary URL: https://github.com/srophe
Secondary URL Description: Source code for the project is available on github.com.
Access Model: Open Access, Creative Commons CC-BY


Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s [show prizes]
Grant details: PW-51290-13
Title: Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s - 1990s
Author: Georgia State University Library
Abstract: Planning Atlanta: A New City in the Making, 1930s – 1990s is a digital collection of material related to city planning and urban development in Atlanta. The collection consists of city planning maps, city planning publications, demographic data, photographs depicting planning activities, oral histories, and aerial photographs. Much of the Planning Atlanta material was created by the City of Atlanta, the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC), and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Additionally, items from other agencies and entities, such as the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), are included. Planning Atlanta is a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) funded project and seeks to move beyond the traditional digital library model of simply providing digital equivalents of tangible objects. This city planning focused collection provides free and open access to digitally transformed, dynamic, and engaging content with the goal of enhancing this material for educational and research uses. Many items in the collection have been transformed into digital objects that can be engaged with and manipulated.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://digitalcollections.library.gsu.edu/cdm/planningatl
Primary URL Description: link to the Planning Atlanta digital collection
Access Model: open access


Harry Adams Photographs
Grant details: PW-51305-13
Title: Harry Adams Photographs
Author: Tom & Ethel Bradley Center
Abstract: Harry Adams, also known as “One Shot Harry,” was one of the best-known members of the Los Angeles African American community. Having access to the city’s inner circle, he became known for his images of politicians, entertainers, and society figures. Adams worked as a freelancer for the California Eagle and Los Angeles Sentinel for 35 years and had a number of churches and lawyers as clients. His collection is particularly rich in its documentation of African American social life including images of social organizations, churches, schools, civil rights organizations, protests and cultural events. Born in Arkansas in 1918, Adams became interested in photography when he was 12 years old. His photographic career began after he completed a tour of duty in World War II and graduated from the California School of Photography and Graphic Design (operated by Los Angeles photographer Charles Williams). The collection of images for the period 1950–1985 is rich in its depiction of the unique lives of African Americans in and around the Los Angeles area. There are many images of important black political leaders, such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rev. Ralph Abernathy, Malcolm X, and many others. Also included are images of Coretta Scott King, Rev. Maurice Dawkins; Mayor Tom Bradley; Jackie Robinson; Rev. H. H. Brookins, Congresswoman and County Supervisor Yvonne Brathwaite-Burke (the first African American woman to represent the West Coast in Congress); Leon and Ruth Washington (founders of the Los Angeles Sentinel); Jessie Jackson; Julian Bond; Cassius Clay; Dr. H. Claude Hudson (founder of the NAACP); civil rights attorney and California Superior Court Justice Loren Miller; and many musicians and entertainers.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://digital-library.csun.edu/bradley-center-photographs/harry-adams
Primary URL Description: Primary page with access to 5,341 digital photographs by Harry Adams with metadata. This page offers information about Adams and a link to browse the collection.
Secondary URL: https://digital-collections.csun.edu/digital/collection/Bradley/search/searchterm/adams/field/creato/mode/all/conn/and/order/nosort
Secondary URL Description: Primary library page with all Bradley Center photo collections.
Access Model: Open Access


Guy Crowder Photographs
Grant details: PW-51305-13
Title: Guy Crowder Photographs
Author: Tom & Ethel Bradley Center
Abstract: Guy Crowder chronicled political, social and athletic events in Los Angeles for over 25 years. After graduating from high school in Compton, he enlisted in the Marine Corps Reserve, serving from 1957-1963. It was during his military years that he developed his interest in photography from a hobby to a career. His professional career began in 1960 as a staff photographer for Your Community Studio in Los Angeles. He took classes at Harbor College and L. A. Trade Technical College. Crowder worked as a freelance photographer for the Los Angeles Sentinel, LA Metropolitan Gazette, Los Angeles Times, Ebony and Jet Magazines, Herald Examiner, Southwest Wave, Tempo News,and the West Coast News. This gave him the privilege of a close proximity to the heartbeat of his community. In 1974, Los Angeles Supervisor Kenneth Hahn asked Crowder to work for him, making Crowder the first African American to be employed by the Board of Supervisors. Crowder maintained his own studio and employed as many as three photographers in his shop. Crowder, or one of his photographers routinely worked seven days a week on assignments. The Guy Crowder collection consists of photographs of black politicians, athletes, and celebrities and includes images of nearly every African American of any importance who passed through Los Angeles and Las Vegas during his career. Highlights include coverage of the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) shootout, the police attack on the Black Panthers, the 1965 Watts riots, Mayor Tom Bradley’s campaigns and swearing-in ceremonies, ongoing coverage of the Jackson Five and Michael Jackson, the NAACP, and 100 Black Men, Brotherhood Crusade, the Los Angeles Urban League, Julian Bond, Johnnie Cochran, Jamaal Wilkes, Magic Johnson, Sammy Davis, Jr., Dr. King's funeral, the Grammys, the NAACP Image Awards, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Walter Mondale, John Wooden, Governor Jerry Brown, and Jimmy Carter’s 1976 presidential campaign.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://digital-library.csun.edu/bradley-center-photographs/guy-crowder
Primary URL Description: Primary page with information about guy Crowder and a link to access 8,031 of his images with metadata.
Secondary URL: https://digital-library.csun.edu/bradley-center-photographs
Secondary URL Description: The Tom & Ethel Bradley Center's Photograph Collections page, in the Oviatt Library Digital Collections.
Access Model: Open Access


Charles Williams Photographs
Grant details: PW-51305-13
Title: Charles Williams Photographs
Author: Tom & Ethel Bradley Center
Abstract: Charles Williams photographed for theCalifornia Eagle and the Los Angeles Sentinel as a freelance photographer. The earliest images in his collection are from the mid-1940s. His career was interrupted when Williams chose to relocate with his Japanese wife Yoshi Kuwahara and their daughter to Chicago rather than have them sent to a relocation camp. Upon his return to Los Angeles, he began his wide ranging coverage of the African American community covering the Civil Rights Movement, churches, politics, social activities, and celebrities. Williams also established The California School of Photography and gave many aspiring photographers their start. He continued working as a photographer himself and became the official photographer for Los Angeles City Councilman Gordon Hahn, eventually becoming Hahn's field deputy. As a result, Williams' coverage of the Counsel and other city activities is especially rich. His association with Hahn also provided him access to many political activities including coverage of Richard Nixon's campaign for governor in Los Angeles.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://digital-library.csun.edu/bradley-center-photographs/charles-williams
Primary URL Description: Primary page with information about photographer Charles Williams and a link to access 5,340 of his images with metadata.
Secondary URL: https://digital-library.csun.edu/bradley-center-photographs
Secondary URL Description: The Tom & Ethel Bradley Center's Photograph Collections page at the Oviatt Library Digital Collections.
Access Model: Open access


American Board Archive series, Near East Relief (1917-1928)
Grant details: PW-51478-13
Title: American Board Archive series, Near East Relief (1917-1928)
Author: American Board of Missions
Abstract: Items in this series include documents, newsletters, and pamphlets that relate to the agency Near East Relief (NER) and its efforts to provide humanitarian aid in Anatolia and surrounding regions during and after the First World War. The Near East Relief originated in 1915 as an emergency measure to aid minority populations in the wake of WW I. It raised funds and channeled aid primarily through the American Board mission stations in Turkey. Eventually the NER evolved to send aid directly from overseas.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/aba-official-records-1917-1928.html
Primary URL Description: Description and link to access the documents of the Near East Relief series.
Secondary URL: http://www.dlir.org/arit-aba-home.html
Secondary URL Description: Introduction to the American Board Archive digital collection
Access Model: open access


American Board Personnel Card and Photo Collection
Grant details: PW-51478-13
Title: American Board Personnel Card and Photo Collection
Author: American Board of Missions
Abstract: The American Board’s Near East Mission (Turkey) maintained a set of personnel files at its regional office in Istanbul, for Board employees who worked in Turkey and its surroundings. One component of this collection is a series of more than 1,800 index cards that provide basic information about each individual, such as birth and death dates, educational and employment history, and dates and places of work assignments. The card file includes both missionaries and contract workers who served the Board in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, starting with Revs. Levi Parsons and Pliny Fisk, the Board’s first appointees sent to the Middle East in 1819.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/archive/orc-exhibit/items/browse/collection/8
Primary URL Description: Browse or search the American Board Personnel Card File.
Secondary URL: http://www.dlir.org/abpcc-home
Secondary URL Description: Introduction to the personnel documents presented through the Istanbul Digital Library
Access Model: open access


American Board Memorial Book
Grant details: PW-51478-13
Title: American Board Memorial Book
Author: American Board of Missions
Abstract: In 1935, the Near East Mission of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions undertook preparation of a memorial book to commemorate and honor those who had served the Board in Turkey, the Middle East, and the Balkans from the early 1800s through the early twentieth century. The initial three-volume work was compiled and edited by Charles Trowbridge Riggs, Near East Mission Secretary from 1910 to 1938, and contained biographical sketches of more than six hundred missionaries. Subsequent to Mr. Riggs’ death in 1953, a fourth volume was prepared to include those members of the Mission who died prior to 1970 but were not included in the earlier volumes.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://www.dlir.org/archive/orc-exhibit/items/browse/collection/12
Primary URL Description: Browse or search the American Board Near East Mission Memorial Book.
Secondary URL: http://www.dlir.org/abpcc-home
Secondary URL Description: Introduction to the American Board Near East Mission Memorial Book.
Access Model: open access


The Making of a Broadside Ballad
Grant details: PW-51517-14
Title: The Making of a Broadside Ballad
Author: Patricia Fumerton
Author: Andrew Griffin
Author: Carl Stahmer
Abstract: N/A
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://press.emcimprint.english.ucsb.edu/the-making-of-a-broadside-ballad/index
Access Model: Open Access


PhiloBiblon
Grant details: PW-51633-14
Title: PhiloBiblon
Author: Pedro Pinto
Author: Charles B. Faulhaber
Author: Arthur L-F. Askins
Author: Vicenç Beltran
Author: Ángel Gómez Moreno
Author: Nicasio Salvador Miguel
Author: Antonio Cortijo Ocaña
Author: María Morrás
Author: Óscar Perea Rodríguez
Author: Álvaro Bustos Táuler
Author: Elena González Blanco
Author: Gemma Avenoza
Author: Lourdes Soriano
Author: Harvey L. Sharrer
Author: Martha E. Shaffer
Author: Cristina Sobral
Abstract: PhiloBiblon is the corpus of data catalogued by the PhiloBiblon Project: the romance vernacular sources of medieval and early modern Iberian culture. It is also the bio-bibliographical database management system designed to catalog the primary sources themselves, both manuscript and printed, the texts they contain, the individuals involved with the production and transmission of those sources and texts, and the libraries holding them, along with relevant secondary references and authority files for persons, places, and institutions.
Year: 1975
Primary URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/philobiblon/index.html
Primary URL Description: Home page of the PhiloBiblon Project
Access Model: Open access


Translat DB. Cens de traduccions al català medieval fins a 1500
Grant details: PW-51633-14
Title: Translat DB. Cens de traduccions al català medieval fins a 1500
Author: Lluís Cabré
Author: Stefano Maria Cingolani
Author: Montserrat Ferrer
Author: Francesc J. Gómez
Author: Marta Marfany
Author: Raquel Parera
Author: Josep Pujol
Abstract: TRANSLAT is a database of texts translated into Catalan to 1500 which contains not only translations in the strict sense but also versions or adaptations of the original. The BITECA database of PhiloBiblon provides indispensable codicological and bibliographical information.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.translatdb.narpan.net/
Access Model: Open access


scienca.cat. La ciència en la cultura catalana a l'Edat Mitjana i el Renaixement
Grant details: PW-51633-14
Title: scienca.cat. La ciència en la cultura catalana a l'Edat Mitjana i el Renaixement
Author: Lluís Cifuentes
Author: Antònia Carré
Abstract: A database of the information and research activities of an interdisciplinary research team Catalonia, Spain, Italy, U.S.) focused on the study of works and Catalan translations in medicine, science, and technology from the end of the 13th c. to the beginning of the 16th c. within the immediate Romance context and in the analysis of the historic and cultural context which gave rise to them. The BITECA database of PhiloBiblon provides indispensable codicological and bibliographical information.
Year: 2006
Primary URL: http://www.sciencia.cat/
Access Model: Open access


Coptic SCRIPTORIUM instance of ANNIS database
Grant details: PW-51672-14
Title: Coptic SCRIPTORIUM instance of ANNIS database
Author: Coptic SCRIPTORIUM
Abstract: Coptic SCRIPTORIUM text corpora published in the ANNIS search and visualization tool. For querying (simple or complex) the corpora. This database is regularly updated.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: https://corpling.uis.georgetown.edu/annis/scriptorium
Access Model: Open Access


Discovering Clearwater's Hidden Treasures
Grant details: PY-234444-16
Title: Discovering Clearwater's Hidden Treasures
Author: Clearwater Public Library System
Abstract: A collection of photographs, documents, objects and oral histories collected from current and past residents of Clearwater, Florida, in fulfillment of the Clearwater Public Library System's NEH Common Heritage grant award.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://cdm15989.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/collection/p15989coll9
Primary URL Description: Pinellas Memory
Access Model: Open access.


Mi Familia Mi Comunidad Collection
Grant details: PY-234561-16
Title: Mi Familia Mi Comunidad Collection
Author: Lori Atkins
Author: Matthew Tallant
Author: Daniel Thacker
Abstract: At the Common Heritage Documentation event October 15, 2016, Twenty-one Hispanic families brought their photographs to the Conner Museum to be digitized by the staff of South Texas Archives. Their stories were preserved with the photographs. An exhibit of the enlarged photographs, stories and oral histories were displayed at the Mi Familia - Mi Comunidad exhibit in April-May 2017. The digital files are available on the website of South Texas Archives.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://archives.tamuk.edu/ead.php?xml=Comunidad%20EAD
Primary URL Description: This is the finding aid to the Mi Familia Mi Comundiad Collection at the South Texas Archives, Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
Secondary URL: http://archives.tamuk.edu/mods/core/browse.php?searchitem=Mi+Familia+Mi+Comunidad+Collection
Secondary URL Description: This is the inventory for the Mi Familia Mi Comundad Collection with photographs accessible as .jpg files.
Access Model: Open access


Integrating Segregated Histories
Grant details: PY-253022-17
Title: Integrating Segregated Histories
Author: Deana Thomas
Author: Jeff Dycus
Abstract: This is an on-line exhibit of the images of the various materials scanned or photographed at the "Integrating Segregated Histories" event in May 2017. It also includes images of artifacts collected as a result of the "Integrating Segregated Histories" project.
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://integratingsegregatedhistories.omeka.net/


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Donna Sack, interviewer
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: interview of Amir Tandon from India; father of Naperville resident, Anurag Tandon
Year: 2017
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/p5YXqlviKNs
Primary URL Description: This unlisted oral history video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Donna Sack, interviewer
Author: Jennifer Bridge, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Monika Pandya Burchfield, Naperville resident;served as member of stakeholder committee supporting NEH Common Heritage Grant project
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/FXz6rl7Jro8
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Richard Lo, Naperville resident from China.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/4UbznZobFLM
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Donna Sack, interviewer
Author: Jennifer Bridge, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Ellen Pandya, Naperville resident who was a member of the first Indian family to immigrate to Naperville in the 1960s.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/a4EHOYkXvfg
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Naperville resident, Geeta Rao, immigrant of India.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/E6_sGtZOtjY
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Shital Daftari, Naperville resident and immigrant from India; owner and operator of Sari and Things, Inc.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/3PnL4EXDxuY
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Amar Anumakonda, Indian immigrant; shares experiences of Naperville, IL.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/E_vkzjHAFy4
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Mosul Anam, Naperville resident and immigrant from Bangladesh; shares his experiences of Naperville, IL
Year: 2018
Primary URL Description: no URL created to date


Digital collection of Naperville Asian-American documents
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Digital collection of Naperville Asian-American documents
Author: Sarah Buhlig, Registrar, Naper Settlement
Abstract: Collection contains materials related to Naperville Asian-American residents immigration stories.
Year: 2018
Access Model: Materials are not yet available for public access.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Rakesh Patel, Naperville resident and Indian immigrant; President of Raja Foods and co-owner of Patel Brothers, largest India-Pak grocery store chain in America; shares story of the grocery store chain development in Naperville, IL
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/ByrBBcZAVEY
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Monica Tang, Naperville resident and Chinese immigrant; employed by Chinese American Service League; served as member of stakeholder committee supporting NEH Common Heritage Grant project
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/988hqznWXpq
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.
Secondary URL: http://youtu.be/988hqznWXpQ


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Paul Leong, Naperville resident and Chinese immigrant; discusses his role on the local school District 203 School Board of Directors
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/za8FZoRY5M0
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History Interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History Interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Arista Leong, Naperville resident and Chinese immigrant, on her experiences in Naperville, IL.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/XpOFNcug04A
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Sophia Luo, Naperville resident and Chinese immigrant; shares her experiences in Naperville, IL
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/2r3J33fwm7s
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Nina Zhan, Naperville resident and Chinese-American; shares her experiences of Naperville, IL and her love of music and performance.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/Yv5Iz0QcLkg
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Nancy Chen, Naperville resident and Chinese immigrant; local activist for immigrant rights; Nancy served as the Director of US Senator Paul Simon's Chicago office; Administrator of Women's Bureau, US Department of Labor, leading Midwest regional office, only federal agency designated by Congress to address issues and concerns of working women; Obama Delegate to Democratic Convention; Co-chair for Obama's Asian-American Pacific Islanders National Leadership Council; Director of Asian Pacific American Outreach at the office of Presidential Personnel in Clinton White House; served as member of stakeholder committee supporting NEH Common Heritage Grant project
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/9_rafBale9g
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Sutikshna Veeravalli, Naperville resident and Indian-American; a Carnatic vocalist and Bharantanatyam dancer, she works in the local School District 204, at Neuqua Valley High School, where she attended
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/EhACDRPFoBc
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of William Chen, Chinese immigrant, who moved to Naperville, IL in the 1960s and resides there currently; he shares his experiences as one of the first 20th century Chinese immigrants in Naperville.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/cznULrP_hUg
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview, video
Author: Louise Howard, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Yuan Yuan, Naperville resident and Chinese immigrant; Yuan Yuan is the Vice-President for Operations and Program Development for Hunter Global Education, established to bridge education gaps between American and Asian education institutions and businesses; served as member of stakeholder committee supporting NEH Common Heritage Grant project.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/xf2VWna-_f0
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Louise Howard, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Naperville, IL residents Dr. Nicole Springer-Iannantuoni and daughter, Sophia, adopted Chinese girl on experiences in Naperville, IL.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/8Lz6xrHR_7Q
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral history interview, video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral history interview, video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Saily Joshi, Naperville resident and Indian immigrant; Saily serves of a member of the Parent Diversity Advisory Council with the local school District 204; served as member of stakeholder committee supporting NEH Common Heritage Grant project
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/c7RRaaKc5lw
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Bill Liu, Naperville resident and Vice-President of NaviAsia Group and City of Naperville's chair of Chinese community outreach; immigrant from Taiwan.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/iCu8nJZ8IH8
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Anurag Tandon, Naperville resident of Indian descent.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/5fqeMO2vQ_E
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Madhu Uppal, Naperville resident, immigrant of India; served as first Indian teacher in Naperville school District 203 and active on the Naperville Public Library Board.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/Ink4oUANbME
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of James Mark, Naperville resident of Chinese descent; serves on Chinese American Service League (CASL) Board of Directors;served as member of stakeholder committee supporting NEH Common Heritage Grant project
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/gPnCUCoqb4A
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Donna Sack, interviewer
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Uki Hyama and Marsha Ishikawa, Naperville resident, Marsha and her mother-in-law, Uki, both of Japanese descent; Uki shares stories of her families experiences at Camp Manzanar, the internment camp in California, in the 1940s; Marsha shares her Naperville story as a Japanese-American in Naperville.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/dqwuKquqxQY
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Oral History interview video
Grant details: PY-253077-17
Title: Oral History interview video
Author: Donna Sack, interviewer
Author: Lance Tawzer, interviewer
Abstract: Interview of Tom and Matthew Ishikawa, Naperville residents; father and son share their Naperville stories as Japanese-Americans in Naperville.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://youtu.be/j3srSeY0MCs
Primary URL Description: This unlisted video is available on a private YouTube channel.


Betwixt and Between: Liminality in El Paso, TX and Colonia Juarez, MX Library Gude
Grant details: PY-258635-18
Title: Betwixt and Between: Liminality in El Paso, TX and Colonia Juarez, MX Library Gude
Author: Kristin Sanchez
Abstract: This library guide is a research resource that includes the primary source items that were digitized for this grant and related secondary sources such as books, articles, and websites related to the topic.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://epcc.libguides.com/betwixtandbetween
Primary URL Description: This URL is linked to the El Paso Community College Library Research guide that was put together in support of this grant.
Access Model: It is open access and no subscription is needed.


SCLSNJ Historical and Community Memories Archive
Grant details: PY-258642-18
Title: SCLSNJ Historical and Community Memories Archive
Author: Rebecca Sandoval
Author: Richard Loomis
Author: Teresa Bayles
Author: Katrina Zwaaf
Abstract: A collections of memorabilia and items from members of the Somerset County, New Jersey, community.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://catalog.sclsnj.org/?section=search&term=community%20memories%20archive&page=0&sortKey=Relevancy&db=ls2pac&branchFilters=[]&facetFilters=[]
Primary URL Description: Catalog link to "Community Memories Archive." Items can either be viewed by browsing the library's catalog, or by clicking on the main entry: SCLSNJ Historical and Community Memories Archive.
Secondary URL: https://library.biblioboard.com/anthology/3c92a417-edc7-4628-9f51-5af8ca4b2f9f?organizationId=82b8595d-1c71-4931-a0f9-fa8297be215c
Secondary URL Description: Direct link to the digitized, community memories archive on Biblioboard (a cloud-based repository software).
Access Model: Open access via the SCLSNJ catalog or Biblioboard


"Show 'Em Whatcha Got" Mass. Memories Road Show: The Hip-Hop Edition collection
Grant details: PY-258672-18
Title: "Show 'Em Whatcha Got" Mass. Memories Road Show: The Hip-Hop Edition collection
Author: University Archives & Special Collections, Joseph P. Healey Library
Abstract: The collection of 338 items is a series in the Mass. Memories Road Show (MMRS) collection. MMRS is a statewide, event-based participatory archiving program that documents people, places, and events in Massachusetts history through family photographs and stories. Archivists and public historians at the Joseph P. Healey Library at UMass Boston collaborate with local planning teams and volunteers to organize free public events where individuals bring photographs to be copied and included in a digital archive. Contributors are invited to describe the photographs in their own words. In addition, they may choose to share “the story behind the photos” on video, have their own “keepsake photo” taken, receive advice from professional archivists and historians on caring for their family photos, and learn from one another about the history of their community. The "Show 'Em Whatcha Got" Mass. Memories Road Show: The Hip-Hop Edition collection includes nearly 300 images features informal snapshots and promotional publicity photographs documenting the experiences of artists and producers involved in the four elements of hip-hop–rap, DJs, dance, and graffiti–in the Boston community from the 1980s to the present. Forty-two video interviews with members of Boston's hip-hop community are also featured in the collection.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://openarchives.umb.edu/digital/collection/p15774coll6/search/searchterm/Mass.%20Memories%20Road%20Show%3A%20The%20Hip-Hop%20Edition/mode/exact/
Primary URL Description: The Mass. Memories Road Show collection is available as part of the digital collections of University Archives and Special Collections in the Joseph P. Healey Library at UMass Boston and is located at openarchives.umb.edu. The collection is also available via the Digital Commonwealth, located at digitalcommonwealth.org.
Secondary URL: http://blogs.umb.edu/archives/2018/10/09/show-em-whatcha-got-mass-memories-road-show-the-hip-hop-edition-materials-online-now/
Secondary URL Description: This blogpost from Open Archives News provides a descriptive overview of the collection of images. An additional blogpost at http://blogs.umb.edu/archives/2019/01/02/videos-from-show-em-whatcha-got-mass-memories-road-show-available-online-now/ highlights the video interviews that were processed separately.
Access Model: open access


Snapshots of History
Grant details: PY-263760-19
Title: Snapshots of History
Author: UNLV Digital Collections
Abstract: Images of the Las Vegas area 1960s-1990s, four decades of immense change and growth in Las Vegas.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://d.library.unlv.edu/digital/collection/p17304coll4/search/searchterm/Las Vegas%3A Snapshots of History Photograph Collection (PH-00425)/field/source/mode/exact/conn/and
Primary URL Description: The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Libraries, Digital Collections, and Archives.
Access Model: Open


Remembering and Remaking Nepal’s Founder: A Visual History of Prithvinarayan Shah
Grant details: RA-264490-19
Title: Remembering and Remaking Nepal’s Founder: A Visual History of Prithvinarayan Shah
Author: Dannah Dennis
Abstract: South Asia has many traditions of nationalist iconography of divine mother figures In this essay, however, we will focus on the history of visual representation of Nepal’s national founding father, Prithvinarayan Shah (r. 1742–75). While the trope of the nation-as-mother is also present in Nepal, as in the commonly-used metaphor of ‘Nepal Aama’, we suggest that the history of visual representation of Prithvinarayan Shah is a particularly interesting lens through which to examine Nepali nationalism because of the fact that his legacy is highly controversial in contemporary Nepal. The king from Gorkha is hailed by many as the nation-builder (rastranirmata), statesman par excellence, and the symbol of national unity for his role in the territorial unification of modern Nepal in the 18th century. On the other hand, many see him as a ruthless conqueror, a warlord, and an imperialist whose legacy of conquest casts a shadow over Nepali society even to this day. Consequently, images of Prithvinarayan Shah play a key role in ideological and political debates over the Nepali past and future.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://www.tasveergharindia.net/essay/nepal-visual-prithvinarayan.html
Access Model: Open Access


Database of Ottoman Inscriptions
Grant details: RA-50040-06
Title: Database of Ottoman Inscriptions
Author: Hakan Karateke
Author: Hatice Aynur
Author: Kayoko Hayashi.
Abstract: The Database of Ottoman Inscriptions is a massive project that aims to develop a searchable digital database comprising information about, as well as transliterations and pictures of, all the Turkish, Arabic and Persian architectural inscriptions created in the Ottoman lands during Ottoman times.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://www.ottomaninscriptions.com/index.html
Primary URL Description: access point for the Database of Ottoman Inscriptions
Access Model: open access


The Anne Finch Digital Archives
Grant details: RA-50043-06
Title: The Anne Finch Digital Archives
Author: Jennifer Keith
Author: Claudia Kairoff
Abstract: The multimedia elements of this site reflect the range of ways that Finch’s work engaged her contemporary readers and listeners, who knew her work in manuscript, print, or performance, or in all of these forms. Annotations to the featured poems provide analysis and contexts that expose Finch’s engagement with her cultural, political and social contexts. Writing in an era known for the overtly public and political poetry of Dryden, Swift, and Pope, Anne Finch, Countess of Winchilsea (1661-1720), articulated a different literary and political authority. From her position as a female aristocrat, once at the center of the court and then for many years a political internal exile, Finch explored the individual’s spiritual condition as inextricable from social and political phenomena.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://library.uncg.edu/dp/annefinch/


Global Archivalities Research Network
Grant details: RA-50079-09
Title: Global Archivalities Research Network
Author: de Weerdt, Hilde
Author: Head, Randolph
Author: Brendecke, Arndt
Abstract: A network of scholars working on pre-modern archives around the world. The Global Archivalities Network is a project launched by Randolph Head (University of California, Riverside), Arndt Brendecke (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) and Hilde de Weerdt (Kings College London). We seek to connect and recruit humanists in all disciplines interested in the comparative history of archives before the modern era. The founders specialize in what may be called early modernity in various parts of the world, but we welcome those working on all forms of systematic record-keeping in any period.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://globalarchivalities.org/
Primary URL Description: url of digital archive project


The Antioch Recovery Project (ARP)
Grant details: RA-50103-11
Title: The Antioch Recovery Project (ARP)
Author: Jennifer M.S. Stager
Abstract: The Antioch Recovery Project (ARP) investigates mosaics from the ancient city of Antioch (modern Antakya, Turkey, near the border with Syria) now in the collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art. Excavated by an international team of archaeologists in the 1930s, hundreds of ancient mosaics from the cosmopolitan city were subsequently dispersed to museums across the globe, with over thirty mosaics entering the collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://antiochrecoveryproject.org
Access Model: Open Access


Adams Papers Digital Editions: Adams Family Correspondence, volume 10
Grant details: RQ-230372-15
Title: Adams Papers Digital Editions: Adams Family Correspondence, volume 10
Author: Hogan, Margaret
Author: Taylor, C. James, editor in chief
Author: Martin, Sara
Author: Woodward, Hobson
Author: Sikes, Sara
Author: Lint, Gregg
Author: Georgini, Sara
Author: Norton, Amanda
Abstract: The newest volume to be added the the Adams Papers Digital Editions, Adams Family Correspondence, volume 10, published in letterpress in 2011 by the Belknap Press, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA. The volume covers the period from January 1794 through June 1795, offers over 300 letters from the irrepressible Adamses, including many between John and Abigail never before printed. As always, the Adams family serve as important observers of and commentators on national and international events, from America’s growing tensions with Britain and France, to its internal struggles with increasingly virulent political factionalism and the Whiskey Rebellion. The most significant event of the period for the Adamses themselves was John Quincy’s appointment as U.S. minister resident at The Hague, the beginning of his long and storied diplomatic career. Accompanying him overseas was his brother Thomas Boylston, the only Adams child who had not yet seen Europe.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://10.1.1.10/publications/apde2/volume-toc?series=afc&vol=10
Primary URL Description: Massachusetts Historical Society, Adams Papers Digital Editions
Access Model: Open Access


Carlyle Letters Online [show prizes]
Grant details: RQ-230411-15
Title: Carlyle Letters Online
Author: Brent E Kinser, Colin Wilder, David R Sorensen
Abstract: The migration in July 2016 of the dramatically retailored Carlyle Letters Online (CLO) to its new web platform hosted by the University of South Carolina's Center for Digital Humanities (USC-CDH)--a new room in the increasingly sprawling mansion of the Victorian Lives and Letters Consortium heralds a signal moment in the evolution of the CLO.
Abstract: The migration in July 2016 of the dramatically retailored Carlyle Letters Online (CLO) to its new web platform hosted by the University of South Carolina's Center for Digital Humanities (USC-CDH)--a new room in the increasingly sprawling mansion of the Victorian Lives and Letters Consortium heralds a signal moment in the evolution of the CLO. The VLLC
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://tundra.csd.sc.edu/vllc/
Primary URL Description: Victorian Lives and Letters Consortium
Secondary URL: http://dukeupress.wordpress.com/2016/07/14/the-carlyle-letters-online-has-a-new-home/
Secondary URL Description: Duke University Press announces the new home of the Carlyle Letters Online
Access Model: Open Access


William F. Cody Archive
Grant details: RQ-249753-16
Title: William F. Cody Archive
Author: Jeremy Johnston
Abstract: In 2009, The Papers partnered with Senior Digital Editor Dr. Douglas Seefeldt and Katherine Walter, co-director of the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities (CDRH) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) to build the William F. Cody Archive (Cody Archive) www.CodyArchive.org, which launched in October 2011. Since that time, Associate Editors from more than 10 institutions have identified, collected, and interpreted historical documents related to William F. Cody, the Wild West exhibition, and its national and international legacy. This collaboration has led to the scanning of more than 40,000 documents and photographs from collections held by the McCracken Research Library in addition to 20,000 more archival documents from online databases and collections across the United States and Europe.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.codyarchive.org
Primary URL Description: The William F. Cody Archive Documenting the Life and Times of Buffalo Bill
Access Model: Open Access


Cody Studies
Grant details: RQ-249753-16
Title: Cody Studies
Author: Jeremy Johston
Abstract: CodyStudies is a digital research platform designed to advance digital research and scholarship through a platform integrated with the Cody Archive, and provide an interdisciplinary venue for scholars to publish a new genre of nineteenth-century digital humanities scholarship using material from the Archive.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://codystudies.org
Primary URL Description: A Digital Research and Scholarship Platform fostering new work examining the regional, national, and international reach of William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody and his broad impact on an emergent mass culture.
Access Model: Open Access


Secrets of Craft and Nature in Renaissance France. A Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640 [show prizes]
Grant details: RQ-249842-16
Title: Secrets of Craft and Nature in Renaissance France. A Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640
Author: Pamela H. Smith
Author: The Making and Knowing Project
Author: Naomi Rosenkranz
Author: Tianna Helena Uchacz
Author: Tillmann Taape
Author: Clement Godbarge
Author: Sophie Pitman
Author: Jenny Boulboulle
Author: Joel Klein
Author: Donna Bilak
Author: Marc Smith
Author: Terry Catapano
Abstract: A production of the Making and Knowing Project, this edition provides a transcription and English translation of Ms. Fr. 640, composed by an anonymous “author-practitioner” in 1580s Toulouse and now held by the Bibliothèque nationale de France. This manuscript offers unique firsthand insight into making and materials from a time when artists were scientists. The research resources in this edition explore the manuscript’s context and diverse topics.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://edition640.makingandknowing.org
Primary URL Description: Secrets of Craft and Nature in Renaissance France. A Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640
Secondary URL: https://doi.org/10.7916/78yt-2v41
Secondary URL Description: DOI: Secrets of Craft and Nature in Renaissance France. A Digital Critical Edition and English Translation of BnF Ms. Fr. 640
Access Model: open access


Correspondence of James K. Polk: Transcriptions, April 1848–June 1849
Grant details: RQ-249881-16
Title: Correspondence of James K. Polk: Transcriptions, April 1848–June 1849
Author: Michael David Cohen, Editor
Author: Bradley J. Nichols, Editorial Assistant
Abstract: Work continues on Volume 14 of the Correspondence of James K. Polk, which will complete the series. In the meantime, as we prepare that volume’s annotation and letter summaries, we see no reason not to share the transcriptions. Here you can read 104 letters that Polk wrote and 260 that he received between April 1, 1848, and his death on June 15, 1849. They contain few notes, chiefly describing the texts, identifying enclosures, and citing other Polk letters referenced. But they are accurate, carefully proofread reproductions of the primary documents. The letters on this site help to illuminate the aftermath of the Mexican War, including Polk’s unsuccessful effort to establish territorial governments for the lands acquired from Mexico; the election of Polk’s successor, in which Whig and Mexican War general Zachary Taylor defeated Democrat and Polk friend Lewis Cass; and renewed concern over Polk’s having misled senators in 1845 about his intentions regarding Texas annexation. They discuss the heated debate over slavery in the United States, the spreading revolutionary activity in Europe, and American interest in purchasing Cuba. Correspondents include California gold seekers, India’s poet laureate, and the wives of John Quincy Adams and Robert E. Lee. Polk exchanged personal letters with friends and relatives including three of his siblings; his nephew and ward; and his wife, Sarah Childress Polk. Letters from the last months of his presidency and from his brief retirement address the final illness and the anticipated legacy of one of the most consequential presidents in U.S. history.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://newfoundpress.utk.edu/correspondence-of-james-k-polk/
Primary URL Description: Publisher's gateway to edition
Secondary URL: https://polk.lib.utk.edu/exist/apps/polk-papers/polk.xml
Secondary URL Description: Direct access to edition
Access Model: open access


Correspondence of James K. Polk on Rotunda's American History Collection
Grant details: RQ-249881-16
Title: Correspondence of James K. Polk on Rotunda's American History Collection
Author: Polk, James K.
Abstract: Governor of Tennessee, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and eleventh president of the United States, James K. Polk was a fierce Jacksonian who expanded the nation’s boundaries more than anyone since Thomas Jefferson. He is remembered today as one of the strongest presidents of the nineteenth century. Like Andrew Jackson before him, Polk increased the power of the presidency in ways that extend to this day. When complete, this digital edition of Polk’s correspondence will include the complete contents of the print edition’s fourteen volumes. It is fully searchable, and is interoperable with other titles in the Antebellum, Civil War, and Reconstruction collection.
Year: 2021
Primary URL: https://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/POLK.html
Primary URL Description: Entry page
Access Model: subscription (series also available in open-access pdf edition)


Variorum of Leaves of Grass (1855)
Grant details: RQ-249901-16
Title: Variorum of Leaves of Grass (1855)
Author: Nicole Gray
Author: Kenneth M. Price
Author: Ed Folsom
Author: Brett Barney
Author: Stephanie Blalock
Author: Brandon James O'Neil
Author: Matt Cohen
Author: Caitlin Henry
Author: Kevin McMullen
Abstract: The variorum of Leaves of Grass (1855) documents the manuscript origins of the first edition of Leaves of Grass and highlights the differences among copies.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: http://whitmanarchive.org/published/LG/1855/variorum/index.html
Primary URL Description: This url takes the user to these pathways: Introduction Instructions Editorial Policy Related Documents Page Viewer Variorum Main Text Reviews and Extracts (insertion) Comparison Viewer Bibliography of Copies
Secondary URL: not applicable
Secondary URL Description: not applicable
Access Model: open access


The New England Indian Paper Series, The Massachusetts Collection, First Contact to 1869
Grant details: RQ-249929-16
Title: The New England Indian Paper Series, The Massachusetts Collection, First Contact to 1869
Author: Paul Grant-Costa
Author: Tobias Glaza
Abstract: The edition is a fundamental base of historical documentation assembled from primary source materials on the Native Americans who lived within the geographical limits of the colonies of Plymouth and Massachusetts Bay, their history, culture, and long interactions with Euro-Americans in what is now the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It consists of digital heritage items (images, transcriptions, and metadata) from materials dating from 1649 to 1869 assembled from the Indian collections within several different archives.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://www.nativenortheastportal.com/dashboard
Primary URL Description: The Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Secondary URL: https://www.thenativenortheast.org/
Secondary URL Description: The Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Access Model: Open Access


Vetusta Monumenta
Grant details: RQ-255691-17
Title: Vetusta Monumenta
Author: Heringman, Noah
Author: Lake, Crystal B.
Abstract: This is the primary product of the grant, a digital edition of the eighteenth-century print series. It was originally entered by agency staff in 2017 as a Web Resource, but the product is better described as a digital edition.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://vetustamonumenta.org
Primary URL Description: See above
Access Model: open access


Digital Transcripts of Saul Kripke's Princeton Seminars on the Theory of Truth (1987-1989)
Grant details: RQ-255700-17
Title: Digital Transcripts of Saul Kripke's Princeton Seminars on the Theory of Truth (1987-1989)
Author: Saul Kripke
Abstract: One of Kripke’s most significant contributions to philosophy can be found in his treatment of the concept of truth in his article “Outline of a Theory of Truth.” In his “Outline,” Kripke gave a new and revolutionary solution to the Liar paradox and related paradoxes that preserves the intuitive notion of truth to a great extent. But Kripke’s “Outline” is just that: an outline. It omits many of the details of Kripke’s philosophical views, as well as much of the specific mathematical machinery needed for fleshing them out. Fortunately, Kripke addressed the gaps and covered a great deal of new ground in four seminars given at Princeton University in the Spring semester of 1987, the Spring semester of 1988, the Fall semester of 1988, and the Spring semester of 1989. These seminars comprise a total of forty-two classes completely devoted to the theory of truth. It should be noted that in these seminars, delivered more than ten years after the publication of the “Outline”, Kripke goes beyond completing the agenda he had set up in the ‘70s. He addresses objections directed at his own theory, introduces modifications, and discusses rival theories that appeared after the publication of the “Outline”. For instance, in response to objections that the truth-teller sentence (‘This very sentence is true’) ought to be regarded as false since there is no reason to think it true, Kripke shows how this could be accommodated in his theory. The Digital Transcripts of Saul Kripke's Princeton Seminars on the Theory of Truth (1987-1989) include all the original typewritten manuscripts. Unfortunately, because the manuscripts contain a wealth of formal symbolism, it was impossible to use a program for automatically converting the manuscripts to digital form and the process had to be done manually. The completely retyped digital version incorporates handwritten comments in the margins, additional proofs, and has been checked against the audio of the seminars.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://saulkripkecenter.org
Primary URL Description: Saul Kripke Center Website
Access Model: Available upon request to the general public at the Saul Kripke Center


Adams Papers Digital Edition
Grant details: RQ-255721-17
Title: Adams Papers Digital Edition
Author: Sara Martin, Editor in Chief
Author: Amanda Norton, Editor
Abstract: Welcome to the Adams Papers Digital Edition, which began life as part of the Founding Families Digital Editions. Here in one, easily accessible resource you will find the content of the previously printed volumes of the Adams Papers, a long-standing documentary edition prepared at the Massachusetts Historical Society. This digital edition includes all text of the historical documents and all editorial text. There is a single consolidated index for volumes published through 2006, while the indexes for more recent volumes appear separately.
Year: 2008
Primary URL: http://www.masshist.org/publications/adams-papers/
Primary URL Description: Adams Papers Digital Edition landing page
Secondary URL: http://www.masshist.org/publications/adams-papers/index.php/volume/ADMS-06-18
Secondary URL Description: Landing page for Papers of John Adams, volume 18 (added during grant period)
Access Model: Open Access


The Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen, volume 2
Grant details: RQ-255751-17
Title: The Revolutionary Era Pinckney Statesmen, volume 2
Author: Robert Karachuk, Associate Editor
Author: Constance B. Schulz, Senior Editor
Author: Mary Sherrer, Associate Editor
Author: Marty Matthews, Associate Editor
Abstract: Volume 2 of the Pinckney Statesmen digital edition covers the period Jun2 1792 through December 1798. Consisting of 1550 fully edited documents and an additional 2500 documents calendared with full location citation information provided, the volume covers the diplomatic careers of Thomas Pinckney as minister plenipotentiary to Great Britain 1792-1795 and his special mission to Spain and negotiation of the Pinckney Treaty, and of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney as minister plenipotentiary to France 1796-1798, expulsion by the French Directory and relocation to Amsterdam, and actions as head of the abortive "XYZ Affair" negotiations for a new treaty with France. The volume also includes documents related to Charles Pinckney's 2nd term as governor of South Carolina. The documents include a significant number of letters describing the experiences of Mary Stead Pinckney during her husband's service in France and Amsterdam.
Year: 2020
Primary URL: https://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/PNKY.html
Primary URL Description: part of the University of Virginia Press Rotunda American Founding Era Collection.
Access Model: part of the Rotunda American Founding Era collection, but with provisions for free guest access.


Digital Bilingual (Portuguese/English) Edition of Correio de Africa [Africa Mail] Newspaper with Scholarly Apparatus
Grant details: RQ-255793-17
Title: Digital Bilingual (Portuguese/English) Edition of Correio de Africa [Africa Mail] Newspaper with Scholarly Apparatus
Author: Zita Cristina Nunes
Abstract: This project is an open access digital bilingual edition of the Correio de Africa [The Africa Mail], a pan-Africanist newspaper published in Lisbon between 1921-1924, supplemented by a robust scholarly apparatus. Its comparative and multilingual approach generates new perspectives on the interconnectedness of colonialism, imperialism, literary and cultural history, politics, labor, migration, environmentalism, race and racism, linguistics, journalism, photography and advertising, women’s activism, and transnationalism; The digital format presents high-quality scans of the original newspaper pages, enhanced by a tool that hovers over the original Portuguese text to provide the English translation. The inclusion of a scholarly apparatus that is accessible through embedded notes and links is calculated to be unobtrusive, as well as informative and educational at every level of interest and expertise. The interface is adaptable to mobile as well as computer screens.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://correio.blackpress.online
Primary URL Description: Introduction to project, links to access newspapers, notes, articles, directions for navigation
Secondary URL: http://https://correio.blackpress.online/collection
Secondary URL Description: Access to Correio and visual demonstration of how the site can expand to accommodate additional newspapers in various languages and alphabets.
Access Model: open access


The Complete Letters of Willa Cather
Grant details: RQ-260744-18
Title: The Complete Letters of Willa Cather
Author: Willa Cather
Abstract: The Complete Letters of Willa Cather is an endeavor to publish, for the first time, the collected correspondence of one of the most significant and widely-read American novelists of the twentieth century. The author of My Àntonia, A Lost Lady, The Professor's House, Death Comes for the Archbishop, and many other celebrated books, Willa Cather was a woman with a compelling personal story, remarkable professional accomplishments, and a courageously independent life; her personal writings are of deep interest to many. The letters, long withheld from publication and even from quotation due to restrictions in Cather's will, provide unparalleled insight into the life, creative imagination, and professional and social context of this extraordinary woman. The project is supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities and by the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and with the cooperation of Willa Cather Foundation in Red Cloud, Nebraska.
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://cather.unl.edu/writings/letters
Access Model: open access


The Digital Aelfric [show prizes]
Grant details: RQ-50239-06
Title: The Digital Aelfric
Author: Aaron J. Kleist, Editor
Abstract: This publication offers a dynamic edition of works by Ælfric of Eynsham, the most erudite and prolific author writing in English before Chaucer. Focusing on arguably his most influential work, the Catholic Homilies, it examines the only homilies for which witnesses to all six stages of authorial revision survive, tracing their development through Ælfric’s lifetime and nearly 200 years of transmission thereafter. Where printed editions are hard put to capture such a fluid developmental process, the Digital Ælfric allows one visually to trace each step along the way. Annotated transcripts by 43 contributors of all 118 extant copies may be viewed alongside each other or compared directly with digital images of all relevant manuscript pages. Accompanied by scholarly introductions to the project and to Ælfric’s life and work, the Digital Ælfric seeks to open new avenues for scholarly exploration and to promote a heightened appreciation for this vital figure in English literature.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://www.sd-editions.com/DigitalAelfric/
Primary URL Description: Subscription-only URL of SDE (Scholarly Digital Editions) publisher
Access Model: Subscription only


The Papers of George Washington (PGWDE)
Grant details: RQ-50291-07
Title: The Papers of George Washington (PGWDE)
Author: Jennifer Stertzer
Abstract: The Papers of George Washington Digital Edition (PGWDE) adds volumes from the letterpress edition on a regular basis. Added in March 2009 were Revolutionary War volumes 15 and 16 and Presidential 13, bringing the total volumes in PGWDE to 55. Addition includes complete integration of the new material into the table of contents and consolidated index. In March 2010, PGWDE added six maps from the letterpress edition. (Battle of Trenton, 25-26 Dec. 1776; Battle of Princeton, 3 Jan. 1777; Delaware Campaign, September to November 1777; Battle of Monmouth, 28 June 1778; Lower New York, 1778-1779; Rhode Island, July-August 1778) Additions to Early Access, pre-release transcriptions of documents, during this period were January 2010 (272 documents) and May 2010 (490 documents). PGWDE moved in November 2008 to the American Founding Era Platform, which provides a single entry point into all digital publications of The American Founding Era. During this grant period, PGWDE continued its ongoing effort to create and maintain a consolidated index, standardize all author and recipient names in metadata, update the repository list to conform with MARC standards, enter corrections as discovered, and link cross references.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/GEWN
Primary URL Description: Rotunda is the digital imprint of the University of Virginia Press.
Access Model: Graduated Subscriptions (The University of Virginia Press is working toward free access through an agreement with the Library of Congress)


The Papers of the War Department
Grant details: RQ-50334-08
Title: The Papers of the War Department
Author: Christopher Hamner
Abstract: On the night of November 8, 1800, fire destroyed the War Office, including the papers, records, and books stored there. The Papers of the War Department 1784-1800, a digital editorial project, will be reconstructing some 42,000 documents many long thought irretrievable, through a multi-year research effort. The documents are available in a free, online format with extensive and searchable metadata linked to digitized images of each document, thereby insuring free access for a wide range of users, both scholars and the interested general public.
Year: 2006
Primary URL: http://wardepartmentpapers.org/index.php
Access Model: Website


The Occom Circle
Grant details: RQ-50470-10
Title: The Occom Circle
Author: Ivy Schweitzer
Abstract: A freely accessible, scholarly digital edition of handwritten documents by and about Samson Occom (1727-1792) housed in Dartmouth College. Occom was a Mohegan Indian, Presbyterian minister and missionary, intertribal leader, public intellectual, and important Indian writer. Dartmouth’s archives hold a wealth of primary holograph materials pertaining to Occom and his circle, which included Eleazar Wheelock, founder of Moor’s Indian Charity School in Lebanon, CT, other Native American students at Moor’s, and a wide range of prominent figures in North America and Great Britain involved in Indian missionary efforts.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~occom/
Access Model: open access


The Papers of George Washington Digital Edition (PGWDE)
Grant details: RQ-50498-10
Title: The Papers of George Washington Digital Edition (PGWDE)
Author: Jennifer Stertzer
Abstract: The Papers of George Washington Digital Edition (PGWDE) adds volumes from the letterpress edition on a regular basis. Added in September 2010 were Revolutionary War volumes 17 and 18 and Presidential 14 and 15, bringing the total volumes in PGWDE to 59. Addition includes complete integration of the new material into the table of contents and consolidated index. In early 2011, PGWDE uploaded a corrected and revised Short Title Bibliography after a comprehensive review of more than 2,700 titles that involved letterpress editors as well as the PGWDE team. During this grant period, PGWDE continued its ongoing effort to create and maintain a consolidated index, standardize all author and recipient names in metadata, update the repository list to conform with MARC standards, enter corrections as discovered, and link cross references.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/GEWN
Primary URL Description: Rotunda is the digital imprint of the University of Virginia Press
Access Model: Graduated Subscriptions (The University of Virginia Press is working on an agreement with the Library of Congress to offer free access.)


Digital Recension of the Eastern Han Chinese Grammaticon.
Grant details: RQ-50525-10
Title: Digital Recension of the Eastern Han Chinese Grammaticon.
Author: Cook, Richard S.
Abstract: Comprehensive electronic data underlying the "Eastern Han Chinese Dictionary Translation Project" (NEH RQ-50525-10), and arising from Cook's (2003) PhD dissertation, was published for the first time in February, 2011, as part of the bilingual (Chinese-English) Wenlin 4.0 software package. This data, the result of 17 years of work, includes the full reconstructed Shuowen Urtext in three parallel Chinese versions (Seal Script, Traditional, Modern), together with a wide variety of key contextual data needed for collation, proofing, interpretation and translation of the base text (including Chinese and English lexicographic data, and historical phonological and semantic data). The data is presented along with the large specialized fonts created for this project, including complete Unicode 6.0 CJK font support (CDL), linguistic transcription support, and Cook's Duan Yucai Seal font. Wenlin Institute's cutting-edge software serves as the primary platform for the Shuowen translation project, and is also the primary means of publishing project results; the ingenious user-interface streamlines access to the ancient text, and has been customized for enhanced cross-platform digital publication of the Shuowen translation project findings; Wenlin 4.0 runs on current Apple and Windows operating systems (see Wenlin 4.0, Bishop et al., 2011).
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.wenlin.com/
Primary URL Description: Wenlin Institute's website provides access to the published software.
Secondary URL: http://XN--P8SX0V3R4AYWA.COM
Secondary URL Description: This international domain name was registered for publication of project data. In the future is expected to redirect to a subdomain serving data arising from the Shuowen translation project.
Access Model: Hybrid: commercial software, with published source code.


Digital Recension of the Eastern Han Chinese Grammaticon.
Grant details: RQ-50525-10
Title: Digital Recension of the Eastern Han Chinese Grammaticon.
Author: Cook, Richard S.
Abstract: Comprehensive electronic data underlying the "Eastern Han Chinese Dictionary Translation Project" (NEH RQ-50525-10), a major update published in November, 2012, as part of the bilingual (Chinese-English) Wenlin 4.1 software package. This update presents numerous refinements of the Chinese/English data, reflecting developments in the prior year of work on the Shuowen translation project. Two prior incremental updates (4.0.1, 4.0.2) preceded this, subsequent to initial Wenlin 4.0 publication.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://www.wenlin.com/
Primary URL Description: Primary access point for project findings.
Secondary URL: http://XN--P8SX0V3R4AYWA.COM
Secondary URL Description: International domain name, for publication of project data.
Access Model: Hybrid: commercial software, with published source code.


Unabridged Hanyu Da Cidian Index — Wénlín Electronic Edition
Grant details: RQ-50525-10
Title: Unabridged Hanyu Da Cidian Index — Wénlín Electronic Edition
Author: et al.
Author: Richard Cook
Author: Thomas Bishop
Author: Victor Mair
Abstract: Unabridged Hànyu Dà Cídian Index — Wénlín Electronic Edition. Integrated with the ABC English-Chinese/Chinese-English Dictionary. Corrected, expanded, compiled and published by Wenlin Institute, Inc. SPC. Based on the ABC Chinese Dictionary Series print edition: An Alphabetical Index to the Hanyu Da Cidian by Victor H. Mair. The Wenlin ABC HDC software edition merges Wenlin’s electronic version of the Unabridged HDC Index together with the electronic ABC Chinese-English Dictionary, so that their combined information (568,000 entries) is available in a friendly, intuitive and powerful interface. Ideal for students and specialists investigating Chinese literature. The Hanyu Da Cidian (Unabridged Dictionary of Sinitic) (HDC) is the first large-scale comprehensive word dictionary in Chinese history to include both ancient and modern language. HDC is an excellent reference, but it is difficult to find items in it because they are arranged by radicals and residual strokes — hence the need for an alphabetical index of words. The Wenlin ABC HDC software edition provides easy access to the more than 350,000 multisyllabic entries found in HDC. (An alphabetical index of monosyllabic entries is already available.) It uses Hanyu Pinyin to provide phonetic annotation for the character entries, which enables the user to locate them alphabetically. More information here: http://wenlin.com/products/hdcindex.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://wenlin.com/products/hdcindex
Primary URL Description: product info page; the HDC Index is instrumental to on-going Shuowen work
Secondary URL: http://wenlin.com/cdl/
Secondary URL Description: built with CDL technology
Access Model: commercial


Electronic editions of Blake's Small Book of Designs copy A and Large Book of Designs copy A
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic editions of Blake's Small Book of Designs copy A and Large Book of Designs copy A
Author: William Blake
Abstract: The William Blake Archive is pleased to announce the publication of electronic editions of Blake's Small Book of Designs copy A and Large Book of Designs copy A; the republication of Blake's large color printed drawings of 1795, with five additional impressions and all of them now searchable; and the addition to the Blake Collection Lists of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts—31 contributing institutions altogether. The Archive now also features newly revised textual transcriptions for Blake's descriptions of his illustrations to Milton's "L'Allegro" and "Il Penseroso," as well as updated Help documentation that reflects the launch of the Virtual Lightbox and recent improvements to the Archive's search engines. The Archive has already published in its Preview Mode a selection of 23 impressions of the large color printed drawings (at least one impression of each) and the small version of Pity printed from a different matrix. With this republication, the Archive adds five impressions of five designs: Newton (Lutheran Church in America), never before reproduced in color, God Judging Adam (Philadelphia Museum of Art), Nebuchadnezzar (Minneapolis Institute of Arts), Satan Exulting over Eve (Tate Collection), and Naomi Entreating Ruth and Orpah to Return to the Land of Moab (Fitzwilliam Museum). The Archive now contains all extant impressions of the twelve designs except the last impression of Hecate, or the Night of Enitharmon's Joy, in the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, which declined the Archive's request for a high-resolution image. With this republication, all the impressions of the color printed drawings are searchable and their illustration descriptions accessible, enabling users to engage in detailed, specific, and reliable searches of motifs, objects, subjects, and gestures.
Year: 2012
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/work.xq?workid=bb136&java=yes
Primary URL Description: A Small Book of Designs, copy A
Secondary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/work.xq?workid=bb85&java=yes
Secondary URL Description: A Large Book of Designs, copy A
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic edition of The Pickering Manuscript
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic edition of The Pickering Manuscript
Author: William Blake
Abstract: In 1803, after three increasingly unhappy years in Felpham, Sussex, as artist-in-residence for William Hayley, Blake wrote in a letter to his friend and patron Thomas Butts, "O why was I born with a different face / Why was I not born like the rest of my race" (Erdman pages 733-34). He varied that couplet only slightly in the separate poem "Mary,” which at some point he copied neatly into a 22-page manuscript with nine other poems—seven known from no other source—on paper that he reutilized from Hayley's Designs to a Series of Ballads, 1802 (to which Blake had contributed engraved illustrations). On the spacious inside margins he wrote out the ten poems that constitute what is conventionally known as The Pickering Manuscript—after one of its several nineteenth century owners. The Pickering Manuscript follows An Island in the Moon as the second major project overseen by the Archive team from the University of Rochester’s department of English. The manuscripts, like other works in the Archive, have fully searchable texts and images supported by our ImageSizer application; by the Archive's revamped search engines, which allow more productive searching; and by the Virtual Lightbox, our new digital tool that allows users to examine images (including images of texts) side by side, as well as to manipulate them for close study. The manuscripts feature zoomed images of textual cruxes to strengthen the explanatory power of Editors’ Notes. A sophisticated XML tagset integrated with a straightforward and legible color coding system (using XSLT and CSS) reduces the clutter of conventional textual signs and symbols. A simple key to the color coding is available from every page of the transcriptions.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/work.xq?workid=bb126&java=yes
Primary URL Description: The Pickering Manuscript
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic edition of the Songs of Innocence and of Experience copy E
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic edition of the Songs of Innocence and of Experience copy E
Author: William Blake
Abstract: This copy, prepared in 1806 especially for Thomas Butts, Blake's patron, is in the Huntington Library and Art Gallery. Complete copies of Songs consist of 54 impressions; due to the way Blake assembled Songs copy E, it has 54 impressions, but it is missing "The Clod & the Pebble" and has duplicates of "Laughing Song." Almost all the impressions were printed from various print runs, with most of the Innocence impressions coming from the raw sienna and yellow-ochre printing of 1789 (see Innocence copy B in the Archive), and its Experience impressions coming from the yellow-ochre impressions that form Experience of Songs copies B, C, and D, printed in 1794 (copies B and C are in the Archive). Like all the illuminated books in the Archive, the text and images of Songs copy E are fully searchable and are supported by our Virtual Lightbox and ImageSizer applications. With the Archive's Compare feature, users can easily juxtapose multiple impressions of any plate across the different copies of this or any of the other illuminated books, and with the Lightbox, users can examine images from any of the works side by side, as well as crop, zoom, and juxtapose them for close study. New protocols for transcription, which produce improved accuracy and fuller documentation in editors' notes, have been applied to copy E and to all the Songs texts previously published.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/copy.xq?copyid=songsie.e&java=yes
Primary URL Description: Songs of Innocence and of Experience copy E
Access Model: Open Access


The republication of nine electronic editions of Blake’s water colors illustrating the works of John Milton
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: The republication of nine electronic editions of Blake’s water colors illustrating the works of John Milton
Author: William Blake
Abstract: “Comus,” Thomas Set, 1801 “Comus,” Butts Set, c. 1815 “On the Morning of Christ’s Nativity,” Thomas Set, 1809 “On the Morning of Christ’s Nativity,” Butts Set, c. 1815 “Paradise Lost,” Thomas Set, 1807 “Paradise Lost,” Butts Set, 1808 “Paradise Lost,” Linnell Set, 1822 “Paradise Regained” c. 1816-20 “L’Allegro” and “Il Penseroso” c. 1816-20 These nine water color series were previously published in our Preview mode, one that provides all the features of the Archive except illustration descriptions and Image Search; with this republication, those features become available. The republication of the Milton water colors is timed to take advantage of the Archive's revamped search engines, launched in July, which allow for more detailed, specific and reliable searching of illustration descriptions, and the Virtual Lightbox, our new digital tool that allows users to examine images side by side, as well as to crop, zoom, and juxtapose them for close study. It is the ideal means for studying and comparing Blake’s Milton watercolors. The republication of these nine series represents a major advance toward the Archive's goal of eventually republishing all works currently available in Preview mode and publishing all new Archive images so that they are searchable.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/blake/indexworks.htm
Primary URL Description: Blake Archive Index, from which it is possible to navigate to: “Comus,” Thomas Set, 1801 “Comus,” Butts Set, c. 1815 “On the Morning of Christ’s Nativity,” Thomas Set, 1809 “On the Morning of Christ’s Nativity,” Butts Set, c. 1815 “Paradise Lost,” Thomas Set, 1807 “Paradise Lost,” Butts Set, 1808 “Paradise Lost,” Linnell Set, 1822 “Paradise Regained” c. 1816-20 “L’Allegro” and “Il Penseroso” c. 1816-20
Access Model: Open Access


Revamped search engines for Archive content and a new research application called the Virtual Lightbox
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Revamped search engines for Archive content and a new research application called the Virtual Lightbox
Author: William Shaw, technical editor
Abstract: Our new search engines provide a powerful, streamlined interface for exploring both textual and pictorial elements of Blake's work in the Archive. In addition to searching transcriptions of Blake's work, users can now search visual motifs, work titles, and editors' notes and detailed illustration descriptions. Users can also restrict search results by date range, order them by composition or print date, or broaden them by including synonyms and related words from the Archive's new search term thesaurus. These features make possible precise searches for details in Blake's images. For example, users can search for figures in specific postures (such as "running" or "arms raised") in designs executed during the 1790s. It is also possible to search for many motifs simultaneously—for example, all designs with sheep, AND trees, AND a shepherd—or to search for works containing any one of the search terms—for example, all designs with sheep, OR trees, OR a shepherd. The updated search engines also restore search functionality to the Archive's electronic edition of The Complete Poetry and Prose of William Blake, edited by David V. Erdman. The Virtual Lightbox is an application that allows users to collect, study, and manipulate images in the Archive. It incorporates all the features of our existing Java applets, Inote and ImageSizer, while adding a number of new capabilities that make it an ideal workspace for research in the Archive. For example, the Lightbox allows users to examine works in different media side by side; to crop, zoom, and juxtapose images for close study; and to access image information and illustration descriptions from within the Lightbox workspace. The Archive plans to release the source code of the Virtual Lightbox under the MIT License later this year.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/blake/help/lightbox/
Primary URL Description: Using the Virtual Lightbox
Secondary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/blake/search.html?java=yes
Secondary URL Description: Search Engines
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic editions of copies D and G of The Book of Thel
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic editions of copies D and G of The Book of Thel
Author: William Blake
Abstract: Copy D is in the British Museum and copy G is in the Fitzwilliam Museum. The Book of Thel is dated 1789 by Blake on the title page, but the first plate (Thel's Motto) and the last (her descent into the netherworld) appear to have been completed and first printed in 1790, while Blake was working on The Marriage of Heaven and Hell. Copies D and G are from the first of three printings of Thel, during which Blake produced at least thirteen copies, printed in five different inks to diversify his stock. Copy D, for example, was printed in yellow ochre ink, copy G in green and greenish-blue inks; both are lightly finished in water colors. Copies from this press run were certainly on hand when Blake included the book in his advertisement "To the Public" of October 1793: "The Book of Thel, a Poem in Illuminated Printing. Quarto, with 6 designs, price 3s." Copies D and G join copies in the Archive from the other two printings: copy F, printed and colored c. 1795, and copy O, printed and colored c. 1818. They also join copies H, J, L, and R from the first printing. Like all the illuminated books in the Archive, the text and images of Thel copies D and G are fully searchable and are supported by our Inote and ImageSizer applications. With the Archive's Compare feature, users can easily juxtapose multiple impressions of any plate across the different copies of this or any of the other illuminated books. New protocols for transcription, which produce improved accuracy and fuller documentation in editors' notes, have been applied to copies D and G and to all the Thel texts previously published.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/copy.xq?copyid=thel.d&java=yes
Primary URL Description: The Book of Thel, copy D
Secondary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/copy.xq?copyid=thel.g&java=yes
Secondary URL Description: The Book of Thel, copy G
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic edition of thirty-three of Blake’s water color illustrations to the Bible
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic edition of thirty-three of Blake’s water color illustrations to the Bible
Author: William Blake
Abstract: The William Blake Archive is pleased to announce the publication of an electronic edition of thirty-three of Blake’s water color illustrations to the Bible. All take their subjects from the New Testament and have been added to the twenty Old Testament subjects published in March 2010 as “Illustrations to the Bible, c. 1780-1824,” under Drawings and Paintings, Water Color Drawings. This new group is presented in our Preview mode, one that provides all the features of the Archive except Image Search and Inote (which provides detailed descriptions of Blake’s images). Blake executed most of these New Testament water colors c. 1800-05 for his patron Thomas Butts. The exceptions are The Whore of Babylon of 1809 and The Parable of the Wise and Foolish Virgins in the Yale Center for British Art, datable to c. 1825. The subjects range from the childhood of Jesus to his ascension, the later history of his parents and one of his major followers, St. Paul, and a group of eight designs based on the Book of Revelation. While the illustrations of the life of Christ are fairly conventional in their subjects, in part because of the long tradition of picturing almost every event in the Gospels, individual motifs recall designs in Blake’s illuminated books and thus offer a window on Blake’s visual interpretation of the Bible. The illustrations of Revelation complement Blake’s intense engagement with apocalyptic events and images in his own poetry. The selection of fifty-three biblical water colors now available in the Archive will be supplemented in the future with early works, such as Abraham and Isaac, datable to c. 1780, and will continue through Blake’s final biblical water colors, such as Moses Placed in the Ark of the Bulrushes.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/vgroup.xq?id=biblicalwc&mode=vwork&landing=object&java=yes
Primary URL Description: Water Color Drawings Illustrating the Bible
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic editions of Blake's illustrations to Robert John Thornton's edition of The Pastorals of Virgil (1821) and a selection of his preliminary drawings for his Virgil wood engravings
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic editions of Blake's illustrations to Robert John Thornton's edition of The Pastorals of Virgil (1821) and a selection of his preliminary drawings for his Virgil wood engravings
Author: William Blake
Abstract: When planning a third edition of his successful school text of Virgil's Pastorals, Robert John Thornton employed Blake to contribute some of the new designs for the two-volume work. His assignment was to illustrate Ambrose Philips' English "imitation" of Virgil's first eclogue. Blake produced four small designs as relief etchings on a single copperplate, but these were rejected by Thornton. There may have been several reasons, including the unconventional style of etching, the semi-nudity of some of the figures, and the difficulties letterpress printers would have encountered with such an unusual matrix. Apparently Blake was asked to prepare wood engravings, a medium in which he had never before worked, instead of relief etchings. He executed a series of at least twenty-one pen, pencil, and wash preliminary drawings; these were probably approved by Thornton. The wood engravings that Blake produced from them, however, were far less conventional. Thornton was again taken aback by Blake's bold transgression of contemporary styles and sensibilities. Several influential artists, including John Linnell and Sir Thomas Lawrence, commended Blake's work; their opinions convinced Thornton to print them in his 1821 edition. Three designs were engraved by a journeyman for the sake of comparison with Blake's own productions in wood, and Thornton added a statement below Blake's first design implying his hesitations about Blake's artistry. Pre-publication proofs of Blake's wood engravings show that each group of four were cut on a single block; these were cut apart, slightly reduced in size on all four sides, and printed with brief letterpress captions. This format, as published in Thornton's Virgil, is preserved in our reproductions.
Year: 2011
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/work.xq?workid=bb504&java=yes
Primary URL Description: The Pastorals of Virgil
Secondary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/work.xq?workid=but769&java=yes
Secondary URL Description: Drawings for "The Pastorals of Virgil"
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic edition of nineteen of Blake’s tempera paintings illustrating the Bible
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic edition of nineteen of Blake’s tempera paintings illustrating the Bible
Author: William Blake
Abstract: The Bible had an enormous influence on Blake's work as both artist and poet. Among his many and complex responses to that text is a group of paintings he created for his patron Thomas Butts, beginning in 1799. Most were executed in that year and the next, but at least three were probably completed while Blake was in Felpham, 1802 and 1803. Fifty-three of these "cabinet paintings" (as small works of this type were called in Blake's time) have been recorded. Only thirty are now traceable, seven based on the Old Testament and the remainder on the New. This group of nineteen paintings is the second installment in our publication of a large selection of Blake's drawings and paintings illustrating the Bible. The first installment, a group of twenty water colors with subjects based on the Old Testament, was published in March of this year. The medium of these paintings, now generally called "tempera," is water-based with a glue and/or gum binder. Blake was probably trying to create jewel-like paintings; in his Descriptive Catalogue of 1809, he compared them to "enamels" and "precious stones." He never used the word "tempera" but called his medium "fresco"—a term that recalls Renaissance wall paintings—and claimed that he had invented the new genre of "portable Fresco," an alternative to paintings in oil. Most were executed on canvas, but three are on copper and one (The Agony in the Garden) is on tinned iron. Unfortunately, Blake's medium was inherently unstable. The pigment layers expanded and contracted at different rates. Almost all his temperas of 1799-1803 show considerable surface cracking and other defects; many have been repaired at least once. Some, such as The Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes, have been over-painted in ways that misrepresent Blake's original work.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/vgroup.xq?id=biblicalwc&mode=vwork&landing=object&java=yes
Primary URL Description: Illustrations to the Bible
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic edition of An Island in the Moon
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic edition of An Island in the Moon
Author: William Blake
Abstract: An Island in the Moon (Fitzwilliam Museum) is an incomplete manuscript written in pen and ink in Blake’s hand. It notably contains the earliest extant drafts of "Nurse’s Song," "HOLY THURSDAY," and "The Little Boy Lost," which make their first published appearance in his Songs of Innocence (1789). Topical allusions and the history of Blake’s associations with the London social circle of the Rev. A. S. Mathew and his wife Harriet in the 1780s suggest a period of composition c. 1784-85. Before the manuscript was given to the Fitzwilliam Museum in 1905, two or more leaves may have been removed. The contents of a final page of lettering and rough sketches (object 18), apparently unrelated to the text of Island, may reflect Robert Blake's attempts to draw subjects that had been set as exercises for him by older brother William (see Editors’ Notes for object 18). In An Island in the Moon Blake, writing in his mid to late 20s, demonstrates a born satirist’s instincts for the ridiculous with a boisterous sendup of middle class London social and intellectual life distilled into eleven brief chapters of "Great confusion & disorder" (object 10). The use of dialogue interspersed with song lyrics links the narrative to both contemporary theatrical forms and broader eighteenth-century satirical traditions. Blake’s experiences in the Mathew circle may be the main inspiration for these mocking reflections, which feature impertinent, passionate, confrontational characters, some if not all derived from Blake’s contemporaries, probably including Blake himself and his younger brother Robert as Quid and Suction. Although Blake left it orphaned, untitled, and unfinished in a heavily revised manuscript, Island is in some sense a primary literary experiment for him, setting the undertone of much to follow.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: http://www.blakearchive.org/exist/blake/archive/work.xq?workid=bb74&java=yes
Primary URL Description: An Island in the Moon
Access Model: Open Access


Electronic editions of The Marriage of Heaven and Hell copies B and E
Grant details: RQ-50531-10
Title: Electronic editions of The Marriage of Heaven and Hell copies B and E
Author: William Blake
Abstract: Only nine complete copies of the Marriage are known to exist; copies B and E—here reproduced for the first time in their entirety and in color—join copies C, D, F, G, H, and I, previously published in the Archive. Blake etched twenty-seven plates for the Marriage in relief in 1790. Copy B, one of the first complete copies printed, is essentially monochrome, relying on colored inks rather than water color washes for its coloring. It was produced with copy H in 1790, with plates printed in various shades of reddish brown, yellow ochre, raw umber, olive green, and green on both sides of the leaves. However, the impressions forming copy H (Fitzwilliam Museum) were extensively finished in watercolors and pen and ink, with texts gone over in various colored inks, letter by letter, line by line, presumably when sold in 1821 to Blake’s young patron, John Linnell. Copy B, its sister copy, looks nothing like copy H, but provides an excellent idea of what copy H originally looked like. Copy E is also a sister copy, beautifully and heavily color printed c. 1794 on one side of the leaf with copy F (Morgan Library). It was produced in the style used for Songs of Experience of Songs of Innocence and of Experience copy F and Visions of the Daughters of Albion copy F, both color printed c. 1794 and in the Archive. The plates in copy E were once ordered other than 1-27, as they are now, but this variant plate order is probably not by Blake. The red outlines around eleven images are not by Blake. Like all the illuminated books in the Archive, the texts and images of Marriage copies B and E are fully searchable and are supported by our Inote and ImageSizer applications. With the Archive's Compare feature, users can easily juxtapose multiple impressions of any plate across the different copies of this or any of the other illuminated books.
Year: 2010
Primary URL: https://blake-dev.lib.unc.edu/exist/blake/archive/copy.xq?copyid=mhh.b
Primary URL Description: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, copy B
Secondary URL: https://blake-dev.lib.unc.edu/exist/blake/archive/copy.xq?copyid=mhh.e
Secondary URL Description: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, copy E
Access Model: Open Access


The Digital Einstein Papers [show prizes]
Grant details: RQ-50620-12
Title: The Digital Einstein Papers
Author: Einstein Papers Project
Author: Princeton University Press
Abstract: The site presents all 13 volumes published to date by the editors of the Einstein Papers Project, covering the writings and correspondence of Albert Einstein (1879-1955) from his youth to 1923. The volumes are presented in the original language version with in-depth English language annotation and other scholarly apparatus. In addition, the reader can toggle to an English language translation of most documents. By clicking on the unique archival identifier number below each text, readers can access the archival record of each published document at the Einstein Archives Online and in some cases, the digitized manuscript. Approximately 7,000 pages representing 2,900 unique documents have been digitized thus far. The site will present subsequent volumes in the series roughly two years after original book publication.
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://einsteinpapers.press.princeton.edu/
Primary URL Description: This is the primary site of the Digital Einstein Papers.
Secondary URL: http://einstein.caltech.edu
Secondary URL Description: This is the site of the Einstein Papers Project at Caltech. It provides entry to the Digital Einstein edition and to the Archival database of the project.
Access Model: Open Access


Einstein Archives Database
Grant details: RQ-50620-12
Title: Einstein Archives Database
Author: Einstein Papers Project
Author: Albert Einstein Archives
Abstract: This database provides access to all records of the joint archival holdings of the Einstein Papers Project at Caltech and the Albert Einstein Archives at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem - the official, largest repository of Einstein papers.
Year: 2013
Primary URL: http://www.alberteinstein.info/database.html
Primary URL Description: This is the official Einstein Archives catalog.
Access Model: Open Access


The Homer Multitext project on github: Archival data and software for working with editions of Homeric manuscripts
Grant details: RQ-50629-12
Title: The Homer Multitext project on github: Archival data and software for working with editions of Homeric manuscripts
Author: Neel Smith
Author: Casey Dué
Author: Mary Ebbott
Author: Christopher Blackwell
Author: Stephanie Lindeborg
Abstract: Access to openly-licensed data and software produced by the Homer Multitext
Year: 2014
Primary URL: http://homermultitext.github.io
Access Model: open access


The Almanacks of Mary Moody Emerson: A Scholarly Digital Edition
Grant details: RQ-50719-13
Title: The Almanacks of Mary Moody Emerson: A Scholarly Digital Edition
Author: Noelle A. Baker
Author: Sandra Harbert Petrulionis
Abstract: Our digital edition of Mary Emerson’s Almanacks is being published in phases. The edition adheres to editorial reporting standards established by the Modern Language Association’s Committee on Scholarly Editions and is conformant with TEI Guidelines for XML encoding. A foundational text in Women Writers Online—representing the collection’s first manuscript series—The Almanacks of Mary Moody Emerson complements the works of other women writers in the database, which reaches an international audience of scholars, students, and the general public at nearly 220 subscribing institutions, with free research access to the source data granted on request. Emerson’s Almanacks contribute significantly to women’s intellectual history; document the extent to which early American women embraced transatlantic culture; and evidence the ways in which Emerson anticipates signal aspects of Transcendentalism, the antebellum movement for which her nephew is considered the primary spokesman. Our edition demonstrates that in adopting self-development as a conduct of life, Emerson serves as one of the earliest illustrations of an emerging critical reconsideration of Transcendentalism, envisaged through women. Highlighting the manuscripts’ material culture, the edition demonstrates Emerson's ongoing engagement in manuscript circulation, generic experimentation, social authorship, and self-cultivation, attributes that anticipate the similar but more radical experiments of Emily Dickinson; it also provides specific examples of the modes of intellectual transmission between Mary and Waldo Emerson.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://www.wwp.northeastern.edu/wwo/
Primary URL Description: "Women Writers Online is a full-text collection of early women’s writing in English, published by the Women Writers Project at Northeastern University. It includes full transcriptions of texts published between 1526 and 1850, focusing on materials that are rare or inaccessible. The range of genres and topics covered makes it a truly remarkable resource for teaching and research, providing an unparalleled view of women’s literate culture in the early modern period."
Secondary URL: http://www.wwp.northeastern.edu/research/projects/manuscripts/emerson/index.html
Secondary URL Description: "Since 2007 the Women Writers Project has been collaborating with the editors of The Almanacks of Mary Moody Emerson: A Scholarly Digital Edition, Noelle A. Baker and Sandra Harbert Petrulionis, on an experimental electronic edition of the Almanacks. Because of the length and complexity of these manuscripts, it offers a challenging test case for the WWP as we think through issues of display, reading practice, the representation of documentary materiality, and the development of editorial practice for manuscripts to be published within WWO. As a first step in these experiments, we have created a prototype display of a few Almanack folders, available below, to explore and demonstrate some of the features we envision. As we build the next version of the main WWO interface, these experiments will form the basis of a manuscript-specific interface that can be extended to other manuscript publications in WWO."
Access Model: Six volumes are open access in a prototype site; the other six volumes are subscription only


New England Indian Papers Series
Grant details: RQ-50742-13
Title: New England Indian Papers Series
Author: Paul Grant-Costa
Author: Tobias Glaza
Abstract: The New England Indian Papers Series Electronic Archives is a scholarly critical edition of New England Native American primary source materials gathered into one robust virtual collection. It offers students, educators, researchers, Native American tribal members, and the general public, visual and intellectual access to significant historical knowledge for the purposes of teaching, scholarly analysis, and research.
Year: 2008
Primary URL: http://www.yipp.yale.edu
Secondary URL: http://findit.library.yale.edu/yipp
Access Model: Open-access


Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 5, redactio brevior
Grant details: RQ-50812-14
Title: Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 5, redactio brevior
Author: Neil Lewis
Author: Richard Rufus of Cornwall
Author: Jennifer Ottman
Author: Rega Wood
Abstract: Book 5 of Richard Rufus' Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, addresses the questions what is a cause, a substance, a nature, a unity, a relation. He also considers what makes something necessary or possible, and other foundational questions.
Year: 2015
Primary URL: http://rrp.stanford.edu/SMet05rb.shtml
Primary URL Description: .
Secondary URL: http://www.indiana.edu/~rrufus/SMet05rb.shtml
Access Model: open access


Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 6, redactio brevior
Grant details: RQ-50812-14
Title: Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 6, redactio brevior
Author: Neil Lewis
Author: Richard Rufus of Cornwall
Author: Jennifer Ottman
Author: Rega Wood
Abstract: Book 6 of Richard Rufus' Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, describes the category of relation and asks, among other things, how entity and truth are related.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://rrp.stanford.edu/SMet06rb.shtml
Primary URL Description: Resource located on the Stanford University website, with the assurance that the Stanford College of Arts and Sciences will continue to host it in the future.
Secondary URL: http://www.indiana.edu/~rrufus/SMet06rb.shtml
Access Model: open access


Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 7, redactio brevior
Grant details: RQ-50812-14
Title: Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 7, redactio brevior
Author: Richard Rufus of Cornwall
Author: Neil Lewis
Author: Jennifer Ottman
Author: Rega Wood
Abstract: Book 7 of Richard Rufus' Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, is about substance. In it he discusses the nature of matter, form, and quiddity, the relation of universals to particulars, and the difference between signification and reference.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://rrp.stanford/SMet07rb.shtml
Primary URL Description: Resource located on the Stanford University website, with the assurance that the Stanford College of Arts and Sciences will continue to host it in the future.
Secondary URL: http://www.indiana.edu/~rrufus/SMet07rb.shtml
Access Model: Open access


Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 8, redactio brevior
Grant details: RQ-50812-14
Title: Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis, liber 8, redactio brevior
Author: Richard Rufus of Cornwall
Author: Jennifer Ottman
Author: Rega Wood
Author: Neil Lewis
Abstract: Book 8 of Richard Rufus’ Scriptum in Metaphysicam Aristotelis is about elements and elemental composition, the relation of substance to accidents, and substantial changes. Most importantly for Rufus, it is also about definition and about how to understand the Aristotelian claim that final matter and and form are the same.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://rrp.stanford.edu/SMet08rb.shtml
Primary URL Description: Resource located on the Stanford University website, with the assurance that the Stanford College of Arts and Sciences will continue to host it in the future.
Secondary URL: http://www.indiana.edu/~rrufus/SMet08rb.shtml
Access Model: Open access


British Library, Royal 8 C IV: Manuscript Description
Grant details: RQ-50812-14
Title: British Library, Royal 8 C IV: Manuscript Description
Author: Rega Wood
Abstract: The manuscript description details the contents of British Library manuscript Royal 8 C IV, it indicates its quire construction, its script, and many other details useful for scholarly research.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://rrp.stanford.edu/BL8RoyC4.shtml
Primary URL Description: Resource located on the Stanford University website, with the assurance that the Stanford College of Arts and Sciences will continue to host it in the future.
Access Model: Open access


Notulae in Aristot. De anima
Grant details: RQ-50812-14
Title: Notulae in Aristot. De anima
Author: Jennifer Ottman
Author: Anonymous
Abstract: This is an early commentary on Aristotle's De anima commentary based largely on the work of Adam Buckfield, who in his turn is influenced by Richard Rufus. We cite such texts in the notes to our edition both as a record of Rufus' influence and on some occ