By Ernie Price This year the staff at Appomattox Court House National Historical Park wanted the 150th anniversary commemoration of the Confederate surrender to Union troops at the end of the Civil War to look different than the previous large commemorations The post Footsteps to Freedom: Rethinking the Legacy of Appomattox appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Each week we scour the web for interesting and historic documents that catch our eye. This week we stumbled across this photograph of baseball player Herman A. “Germany” Schaefer (1876-1919) trying out this camera, a 5×7 Press Graflex by Eastman Kodak, in The post Germany Schaefer and the Perfect Shot in an Unusually “Meta” Flashback Friday appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians which has been posted to our free Calendar. We look for grants of potential interest to a wide range of scholars, but we also look The post Grant of the Week: American Society for Legal History Cromwell Dissertation Prize appeared first on American Historical Association. … Learn More >
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