February 1988

Volume 26, Number 2
Contents of the online edition

Editor: Marilyn Cole Finley
Editorial Assistant and EIB Editor: Catherine Felsmann

The following articles were published in the print version of Perspectives, but most have not been converted to digital form. If interest is expressed, we may be able to convert earlier articles as time and rights permissions allow. Please send requests to perspectives@historians.org.

Washington Notes

  • Washington Notes
    by Samuel R. Gammon

Teaching Innovations

Contributing Editor: Robert Blackey


  • News Briefs

From the NEH

  • Inventing Illinois
    by Robert J. Klaus

In Focus

  • Remarks at Swearing In Ceremony of the New Archivist of the United States, Dec. 4, 1987
    by Don W. Wilson

NCC News

  • NCC News
    by Page Putnam Miller


  • Problems in Recruiting and Retaining Minority Graduate Students
    by Darlene Clark Hine
  • How's Your Sports History?
    by John Marshall Carter

AHA Activities

  • Council Meets to Decide Policy Issues
  • Program Committee Guidelines
  • AHA Guide Update
  • AHA Awards for Scholarly Distinction
  • Report of the AHA Committee on Women Historians, 1987
    by Judith R. Walkowitz

Letters to the Editor

  • Douglas Greenberg
  • Eva Moseley
  • Joan B. Huffman