Meet the 2022 Perspectives Daily Summer Columnists
Laura Ansley | Jun 1, 2022Introducing the three graduate students who will write about archives, place, and sovereignty.
Empires, Families, and Engaged History
Mark Philip Bradley | Apr 28, 2022Questions of empire, race, family, and knowledge production weave throughout the articles in the latest AHR issue.
Grant of the Week: Society of American Archivists' Donald Peterson Student Travel Award
Alana Venable | Feb 18, 2022The Society of American Archivists is now accepting nominations for the SAA Donald Peterson Student Travel Award.
A Year Characterized by Pivoting and Adapting
Alexandra F. Levy | Sep 21, 2021The 2020 HAC report documents the progress made by the Office of the Historian of the State Department during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Adam M. Howard and Kristin L. Ahlberg | Sep 20, 2021In the 160 years since a Congressional request led to the Foreign Relations of the United States series, the project’s...
Sarah Jones Weicksel | Mar 23, 2021A lawsuit to prevent the sale of the National Archives at Seattle facility uncovered the many ways the community engages with their collections.
Sara E. Morris and Jenny Presnell | Mar 17, 2021Changes to newspaper collections are the proverbial canaries in the coal mines for the accessibility of standard library resources in the future.
Please Stop Calling Things Archives
B. M. Watson | Jan 22, 2021What do historians mean when they say "archive"? One archivist makes the case for a more precise use of the word.
Reconciling Professional Rifts
Beth DeBold | Jan 21, 2021Historians are rightly quick to note the transferability of a professional historian's skill set, but as with all things, there are limits.