October 1997

Volume 35, Number 7
Contents of the online edition

Editor: Robert B. Townsend
Managing Editor: Pillarisetti Sudhir
Assistant Editor: Susan W. Gillespie

From the President's Desk

From the Director's Desk

  • High Stakes: The Future of Scholarly Communication
    by Sandria B. Freitag


Contributing Editor: David Trask

Professional Issues

  • Academic Job Opportunities Better Than Expected in 1997
    by Robert B. Townsend


  • On the Shoulders of Giants: Remarks on the Acceptance of the Lincoln Prize
    by David Herbert Donald
  • Eviscerating a National Treasure
    by Gary B. Nash
  • The Society's Viewpoint
    by Susan Stitt

Annual Meeting

  • Make Your Arrangements Now to Attend the 1998 Annual Meeting
  • City of Hot Coffee and Cool Rain...
    by Richard H. Engeman
  • Arrangements for Special Accessibility
  • Job Register at Seattle

AHA Activities

  • Nominations Invited for AHA Offices: Terms Beginning January 1999
  • AHA 1997-98 Award Recipients

Affiliated Societies

  • Oliver Stone Session at the 1997 Annual Meeting
    by Peter C. Rollins

In Memoriam

NCC Advocacy Update

  • October 1997
    by Page Putnam Miller