Kathleen Logothetis Thompson, of West Virginia University, won the SCWH Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award for her paper, “That the soldier was insane is not established”: Insanity and Suicide in Civil War Pensions. Caroline Janney, SCWH president, presented the award during the… Continue Reading Congratulations to Kathleen Logothetis Thompson
The American Historical Association (AHA) is pleased to announce Allan Branstiter as one of the the winners of our 2016 AHA Today Blog Contest. Over the course of the summer, he will be writing for AHA Today about the archival… Continue Reading SCWH member Allan Branstiter wins 2016 AHA Today Blog Contest
The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia is pleased to name J. Matthew Gallman’s Defining Duty in the Civil War: Personal Choice, Popular Culture, and the Union Home Front (University of North… Continue Reading Winner of the 2016 Bobbie and John Nau Book Prize Announced
The American Civil War Museum is pleased to announce that Adam Rothman’s Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery, published by Harvard University Press, is the recipient of the 46th annual Jefferson Davis Award. The award honors… Continue Reading Jefferson Davis Award (American Civil War Museum) Winner Announced!
The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) seeks one graduate intern to work closely with editors and other staff of the Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition (CWG-K). Through this competitive internship opportunity, a successful candidate will be responsible… Continue Reading Internship Opportunity! Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition (Summer 2016)