Author Archives: Robert B. Townsend

Grant of the Week: Robert M. Kingdon Fellowship

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Through a generous bequest from Robert M. Kingdon, a distinguished historian of early modern Europe, the Institute offers 1-2 external, academic-year Kingdon Fellowship(s) to scholars outside the University of Wisconsin-Madison working in historical, literary, and

Grant of the Week: Archives Research Fellowships at NYPL

Deadline: September 1, 2012

The New York Public Library is currently digitizing the papers of Samuel J. Tilden. The papers will be accessible via the Library’s web site early in 2013. In conjunction with its making this important archival

Jerry H. Bentley (1949–2012)

We were deeply saddened to learn that Jerry H. Bentley (University of Hawai’i at Manoa), a distinguished scholar and leader in the field of world history and long-time friend of the AHA, passed away on July 15.

Bentley is best