Publication Date

November 1, 1995

College of Physicians of Philadelphia 1995 Wood Institute Research Fellowships in the History of Medicine

Trudy Eden, Johns Hopkins Univ.

Lynda Payne-Bury, Univ. of California at Davis

Stephen Robertson, Rutgers Univ.

Southern Regional Council Lillian Smith Book Awards, 1968-1994

1968: George B. Tindall, The Emergence of the New South, 1913-1945 (Louisiana State Univ. Press)

1974: C. Vann Woodward, The Strange Career of Jim Crow (Oxford Univ. Press)

1980: Jacquelyn Dowd Hall, Revolt Against Chivalry: Jessie Daniel Ames and the Women's Campaign Against Lynching (Columbia Univ. Press)

Nicholas C. Burckel, associate dean for Washington University Libraries in St. Louis has been named the new director of libraries at Marquette University, in Milwaukee. Burckel has received numerous honors and awards for his historical research and writing.

Paula Findlen, Univ. of California at Davis, has been selected to participate in the Scholars and Seminars Program at the Getty Center for the History of Art and the Humanities during the 1995-96 academic year. She will work on a monograph titled “When Science Became Serious.”

Andrea Friedman, Merrill Coll., has been awarded honorable mention in the 1995 New York State Historical Association Manuscript Award competition for her monograph, “Purient Interests: Anti-Obscenity Campaigns in New York City, 1909-1945.”

Rita G. Koman, an independent scholar from Manassas, Va., has been awarded the fall semester residency fellowship at the Virginia Center for the Humanities for her work, “The Free People of Color in Postbellum Prince William County, Virginia.”

Ann E. Moyer, Univ. of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia, and Sara T. Nalle, William Paterson Coll. of New Jersey, have been selected as visiting members in the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, N. J. Moyer’s specialization is Renaissance Italy; Nalle’s is early modern Spain and Catholicism.

Aaron Segal, PhD. candidate in history at UCLA, has been awarded a predoctoral fellowship by the Getty Center for the History of Art and the Humanities for the 1995-96 academic year. His thesis title is “The Heritage of Goods: Advertising and National Identity in France, 1875-1914.”

Dorothy M. Schulz, John Jay Coll. of Criminal Justice (CUNY), has published From Social Worker to Crime fighter: Women inUnited States Municipal Policing with Praeger Publishers.

Yuri Slezkine, Univ. of California at Berkeley, was awarded the 1995 Book Award of the Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association for his book, Arctic Mirrors: Russia and the Small Peoples of the North (Cornell Univ. Press, 1994).

Dan Taylor, Univ. of California at Davis, has received the 1995 New York State Historical Association Manuscript Award for his monograph, “William Cooper’s Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republics.”

William M. Tuttle, Jr., Univ. of Kansas, was honored with the highest award bestowed by the Society of Alumni. Tuttle specializes in 20th-century American history and African American history.

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