Position Opening: Editorial/Research Assistant, Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series

Editorial/Research Assistant (Full-time). [Position # 767 ] The Thomas Jefferson Foundation seeks an editorial/research assistant to join the staff of the Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series. This position will support print and electronic publication of Jefferson’s correspondence. Responsibilities are varied and include: tracking down and copying research materials; answering […]

Jane Addams Papers Seeks German translator

As we head into the World War I years, Jane Addams’ life and her letters go international! We are looking for an editor familiar with German and early 20th century handwriting to work on a document-by-document basis translating German-language documents. At present we have only a handful, letters by women […]

Job Announcement – Director, Washington Papers, University of Virginia

The College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Virginia seeks a scholar of American History with experience in documentary editing to serve as the Director of the Washington Papers. The Director will oversee an experienced team of editors and staff who edit the papers of […]

2017 ADE Conference – Registration Closes June 10th

Just a reminder that registration will close on June 10th for the Association for Documentary Editing’s 2017 Conference to be held in Buffalo, New York. The draft schedule is available here. To register, please visit this page.  The deadline for registration is June 10th. We look forward to seeing you in Buffalo this June! Paul Israel, […]

Reminder: ADE 2017 Conference

Just a reminder that registration is open for the Association for Documentary Editing’s 2017 Conference to be held in Buffalo, New York. The deadline to receive the ADE conference rate for the hotel has been extended to June 5! The draft schedule is available here. To register, please visit this page.  The deadline for registration is June […]

ADE 2017 Conference

Registration is open for the Association for Documentary Editing’s 2017 Conference to be held in Buffalo, New York.  The draft schedule is available here. To register, please visit this page.  The deadline for registration is June 16th. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Buffalo.  For hotel and travel […]

2017 Civil War Governors of Kentucky Symposium

The Kentucky Historical Society presents: 2017 Civil War Governors of Kentucky Symposium June 8 & 9 Join us as we bring together noted historians to help chart the future of 19th century historiography in the Upper South. Faculty and graduate students will have a rare opportunity to see new trends and […]

Participants Selected for the 46th Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents

  The Association for Documentary Editing is pleased to announce the participants selected for the 46th Institute for the Editing of Historical Documents to be held 18–22 June, 2017, at the Embassy Suites Downtown in Buffalo, New York. The participants will include: Dr. Gregory D. Bereiter, Naval History & Heritage Command of the U.S. Department […]

Call for Proposals: NHPRC-Mellon Planning Grants for Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives

NHPRC-Mellon Planning Grants Call for Proposals DIGITAL EDITION PUBLISHING COOPERATIVES The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation invite proposals for Digital Edition Publishing Cooperatives. Working together, the Cooperatives will develop technical and human infrastructures to support the digital publication of documentary and scholarly editions and […]