Society of Civil War Historians

Established: 1985. Membership: 600. Annual dues: $30 student; $65 regular; $100 sustaining; $130 institutional; $500 life; $1,000 founder.

Statement of Purpose: The Society of Civil War Historians (SCWH) is an association of scholars dedicated to exploring slavery, the sectional crisis, Civil War, emancipation, and reconstruction roughly from the 1830s through 1880.

Annual Meeting: June in even-numbered years

Publication: Journal of the Civil War Era, quarterly

Website: https://sites.psu.edu/scwhistorians/

Address
Society of Civil War Historians
George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center
Penn State Univ., 108 Weaver Bldg.
University Park, PA 16802-5500

Primary Contact: Barby Singer, RichardsCenter@psu.edu

Officers

President
Daniel E. Sutherland
Univ. of Arkansas, Fayetteville
E-mail: dsutherl@uark.edu

President-elect
Nina Silber
Boston Univ.
E-mail: nsilber@bu.edu

Past President
Caroline E. Janney
Purdue Univ.
E-mail: cjanney@purdue.edu

Secretary-Treasurer
Stephen D. Engle
Florida Atlantic Univ., Boca Raton
E-mail: engle@fau.edu

Editor, Journal of the Civil War Era
Judith Ann Giesberg
Villanova Univ.
E-mail: judith.giesberg@villanova.edu