Papers of the War Department 1784-1800 Relaunch

The Papers of the War Department 1784-1800 digital editorial project has officially relaunched with a fully redesigned user experience. This project began in 1993, when Ted Crackel and a team of researchers worked for nearly a decade to piece together the records of the War Office that burned in 1800, destroying everything inside. You can […]

07/18/2019: RRCHNM @ SHEAR

Greta Swain and Jordan Bratt will be presenting as part of the roundtable “Visualizing Democracy: Voting, Political Parties, and the Mapping Early Americans Elections Project” at the annual meeting of the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic (SHEAR)  in Cambridge,MA, on July 19-21, 2019.

12/11/2018: RRCHNM @ CNI Membership Meeting

Stephen Robertson, with Seth Denbo of the American Historical Association, will be presenting a project briefing on “Promoting a Public Face for Scholarly Journals” at the Coalition for Networked Information Membership meeting in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, December 11 at 10.15am

11/07/2018 Jens Pohlmann (Gerda Henkel Postdoc) @ RRCHNM

On Wednesday November 7, 2018 at 12 noon in the RRCHNM lounge Jens Pohlmann, the 2018-19 Gerda Henkel Fellow in Digital History at RRCHNM, will present on his project “Mapping the German Tech Blog Sphere and its Influence on Digital Policy.” The goal of this project is to build a corpus consisting of German tech […]

10/25/2018: RRCHNM @ Reconstructing Historical Networks Digitally

Jessica Otis will be presenting “Six Degrees of Francis Bacon: Gender, Social Network Analysis, and Early Modern Britain” at Reconstructing Historical Networks Digitally: New Approaches, Opportunities and Epistemological Implications of Social Network Analysis, the Third Annual German Historical Institute Conference on Digital Humanities and Digital History, in Washington, DC, on October 26, 2018.  

Annual Report 2017-2018

Our short annual report has recently been mailed out to RRCHNM’s friends and supporters. Produced in collaboration with the Development Office of College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the annual report describes project launches and grants for new projects in the academic year 2017-2018. In it you can find brief descriptions of five of those new projects, and of […]