April 1997

Volume 35, Number 4
Contents of the online edition

Acting Editor: Robert B. Townsend
Associate Editor: Pillarisetti Sudhir

From the President's Desk

From the Director's Desk


  • East Meets West: Reflections on Teaching an American Past in the Former East Germany
    by Stephen Engle
  • Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress to Officially Reopen May 1
  • Technology, Scholarship, and Politics: The National Initiative for a Networked Cultural Heritage
    by David Green

Professional Issues

Contributing Editor: Gail Savage

Teaching Innovations

Contributing Editor: Robert Blackey

  • Teaching as Scholarship, Scholarship as Teaching: A Case Study
    by Warren Roberts
  • Contextualizing "Totalitarianism" in the Classroom
    by Abbott Gleason

AHA Activities

Letters to the Editor

  • Gregory J. Dehler
  • John H. Summers
  • Doyne Dawson

In Memoriam

  • Sally Hunter Graham
  • Benjamin A. Quarles

NCC Advocacy Update

  • April 1997
    by Page Putnam Miller