Publication Date

December 1, 1992

Perspectives Section

AHA Activities

Pete Daniel, National Museum of American History and chair of the Nominating Committee, announces the following results of the 1992 balloting for officers and committee members of  the American Historical Association.


President (one-year term)

Louise A. Tilly, New School for Social Research

President-elect (one-year term)

Thomas C. Holt, University of Chicago

Vice President, Professional Division (three-year term)

Drew Gilpin Faust, University of Pennsylvania

Council Members (three-year terms)


Place 1

Donald A. Ritchie, U.S. Senate Historical Office

Place 2

Mary Elizabeth Perry, Occidental College & UCLA

Division Members (three-year terms)


Claire G. Moses, University of Maryland, College Park


Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, University of New Hampshire


James J. Lorence, University of Wisconsin Center-Marathon County

Committee on Committees (three-year term)

Ramón A. Gutiérrez, University of California, San Diego

Nominating Committee (three-year terms)

Place 1

Sylvia M. Jacobs, North Carolina Central University

Place 2

James R. Grossman, The Newberry Library

Place 3

Marcia L. Colish, Oberlin College


The results will be announced at the annual business meeting in Washington, D.C., December 29 in the Colorado Room of the Sheraton Washington Hotel beginning at 4:45 p.m. A detailed election report will appear in the January issue of Perspectives.