Fellows' Directory

Each fellow's institutional affiliation and position at the time of the fellowship is listed. Fellows may be sorted by last name, fellowship cycle, and fellowship.

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Fellowship cycle
1972-73 | 1973-74 | 1974-75 | 1975-76 | 1976-77 | 1977-78 | 1978-79 | 1979-80 | 1980-81 | 1981-82 | 1982-83 | 1983-84 | 1984-85 | 1985-86 | 1986-87 | 1987-88 | 1988-89 | 1989-90 | 1990-91 | 1991-92 | 1992-93 | 1993-94 | 1994-95 | 1995-96 | 1996-97 | 1997-98 | 1998-99 | 1999-00 | 2000-1 | 2001-2 | 2002-3 | 2003-4 | 2004-5 | 2005-6 | 2006-7 | 2007-8 | 2008-9 | 2009-10 | 2010-11 | 2011-12 | 2012-13 | 2013-14 | 2014-15 | 2015-16 | 2016-17 | 2017-18

Fellowship
AAS-NEH | AHPCS | Alstott-Morgan | Artist | ASECS | Baron | Boni | Botein | Burkhardt | Daniels | Drawn to Art | d'Héricourt | Ebeling | Haven | Hearst | Hench | Hiatt | Jaffee | K-12 | Last | Last (Artist) | Lapides | Legacy | Mellon Distinguished Scholar | NEMLA | Packer | Peterson | Reese | Schiller |Tracy | U.S. Steel Foundation

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Fellowship Affiliation Position Project
Backscheider Paula 1987-88 Peterson University of Rochester associate professor A Biography of Daniel Defoe
Bahar Matthew 2010-11 Legacy University of Oklahoma PhD candidate People of the Dawnland and their Atlantic World
Bak Meredith 2010-11 Center for Historic American Visual Culture University of California, Santa Barbara PhD candidate Perception and Playthings: Optical Toys as Instruments of Science and Culture
Baker Anne 1999-00 Botein Reed College visiting assistant professor Geography Schoolbooks and Nation Formation in the Antebellum United States
Baker Jennifer 1996-97 Peterson University of Pennsylvania PhD candidate Currency of Words: Finance and Literary Imagination in Early America
Baldwin Peter 2004-5 Tracy University of Connecticut assistant professor "American Night: Transforming the Nocturnal City, 1800-1930"
Balik Shelby 2003-4 Peterson University of Wisconsin - Madison PhD candidate The Religious Frontier
Ballard Arielle 2017 Hearst Brockton, Massachusetts Poet Research on interactions between black and indigenous people for a full-length book of poetry
Banks Kenneth 2005-6 AAS-NEH University of North Carolina, Asheville visiting assistant professor Slow Poison: French Contraband in the Early Modern Atlantic Economy, 1660-1800
Barbeau Lauren 2014-15 Last Washington University in St Louis Ph.D. Candidate in English 'Worth of a Happier Domestic Fate': Domesticity as the Property of White Women
Barber W 1995 K-12 Kingsley Elementary School, Evanston, Illinois teacher The Ethnic 'Other' in Children's Literature
Barrett Faith 2006-7 Botein Lawrence University assistant professor 'To fight aloud is very brave': American Poetry and the Civil War
Barrett Faith 2013-14 Botein Lawrence University associate professor Poems and Parodies: Voice-Effects and the Profession of Poetry in Nineteenth-Century America
Barrett Ross 2005-6 Drawn to Art Boston University PhD. Candidate Rendering Violence: Riots, Strikes, and Class Conflict in 19th-Century American Art and Visual Culture
Barreyre Nicolas 2011-12 Tracy University Paris Ouest Nanterre assistant professor Of Gold and Freedman: A Sectional History of Reconstruction, 1865-1877
Basch Francoise 1983-84 Haven University of Paris professor Critics of the Family in Mid-19th Century America
Basch Francoise 1984-85 RA University of Paris professor Critics of the Family in Mid-19th Century America.
Basch Norma 1990-91 AAS-NEH Rutgers University associate professor Framing American Divorce: Rules, Realities, andMythologies, 1770-1870
Bascom Benjamind 2014-15 Peterson University of IL, Urbana-Champaign Ph.D. Candidate in English State Affects and Republican Properties: Feeling Wrongly in the Early United States
Baseler Marilyn 1999-00 AAS-NEH University of Texas at Austin assistant professor Strangers within our gates': America's Immigrants, 1776-1820
Basker James 1989-90 NEMLA Barnard College associate professor Samuel Johnson and His American Readers
Bassett Lynne 2004-5 Peterson independent scholar "American Whole-Cloth Quilts: A Study of Regional Innovation, Refinement, and Domestic Production"
Baumgartner Kabria 2015-16 Peterson College of Wooster assistant professor The Work of Time and Love: African American Women and Educational Activism in Early America
Beales Kristen 2017-18 Peterson The College of William and Mary Ph.D. candidate Religion and Commerce in Eighteenth-Century America
Beales Ross 1977-78 AAS-NEH College of the Holy Cross assistant professor Concepts of Childhood and Youth of NewEngland
Beard James 1978-79 NEH Clark University professor James Fenimore Cooper: A Critical Biography
Beard James 1987-88 RA Clark University professor James Fenimore Cooper: A Critical Biography.
Beetham Sarah 2012-13 Center for Historic American Visual Culture University of Delaware PhD candidate Sculpting the Citizen Soldier: Reproduction and National Memory, 1865-1917
Begiebing Robert 1996 Artist New Hampshire College professor The Adventures of Allegra Fullerton, Artist: Or, A True Account of Startling and Amusing Incidents from Itinerant Life
Bell Richard 2003-4 Botein Harvard University PhD candidate Newspapers and the Cultural Significance of Suicide in America, 1760-1830
Bell Richard 2007-8 AAS-NEH University of Maryland assistant professor Do Not Despair: Suicide, Property, and Power in the Newly United States
Bell Richard 2012-13 Peterson University of Maryland assistant professor The Blackest Market: Patty Cannon, Kidnapping, and the Domestic Slave Trade
Bellesiles Michael 1984 Haven UC Irvine PhD candidate Life, Liberty, and Land: Ethan Allen and theFrontier Experience in Revolutionary New England
Bellesiles Michael 1992-93 Peterson Emory University assistant professor The Origins of American Gun Culture, 1760-1840
Bellion Wendy 2011-12 Center for Historic American Visual Culture University of Delaware associate professor The Space of Iconoclasm: New York and American Historical Memory
Belolan Nicole 2015-16 Last University of Delaware PhD candidate Navigating the World: The Material Culture of Physical Mobility Impairment in the Early American North, 1700-1861
Bennett Paula 1996-97 AAS-NEH University of Southern Illinois, Carbondale associate professor Dissenting Angels: The Emergence of Modern Subjectivity in American Women's Poetry, 1850-00
Bercovitch Sacvan 1986-87 AAS-NEH Harvard University professor The Literary Market in 19th-Century America
Bergamasco-Lenarda Lucia 1981-82 Daniels Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris PhD candidate Women and Children in Colonial New England
Berger Molly 1993-94 Peterson Case Western Reserve University PhD candidate The Modern Hotel in America, 1829-29
Berkin Carol 1976-77 Daniels Baruch CUNY associate professor Research on Loyalists in the American Revolution
Berman Cassandra 2015-16 Peterson Brandeis University PhD candidate Motherhood, the Law, and the Court of Public Opinion: Contesting Maternity in Nineteenth-Century America
Bernier Julia 2014-15 Legacy University of MA, Amherst Ph.D. Candidate in American Studies A Papered Freedom
Bernstein Robin 2008-9 Last Harvard University assistant professor "Racial Innocence: The Uses of Childhood in U.S. Racial Formation 1852-1930."
Berry Stephen 2015-16 Peterson Simmons College associate professor Importing the Exotic: Early American Maritime Encounters with World Religions
Bethel Elizabeth 1985-86 Peterson Lander University associate professor Afro-American Responses to the First Emancipation
Bethel Elizabeth 1986-87 RA Lander University associate professor Afro-American Responses to the First Emancipation.
Bidwell John 1978-79 Daniels A Biographical Directory of American Papermakers, 1690-1830
Bidwell John 1994-95 ASECS Rochester Institute of Technology librarian Printing Supplies in Colonial America
Bilby Amanda 2007-8 Peterson Johns Hopkins University PhD candidate "Letters, Recipes, and Gifts: Exploring Transatlantic Female Alliances within the Pollard and Salisbury Families"
Billias George 1984-85 RA Clark University Jacob and Frances Hiatt professor The Influence of American Constitutionalism Abroad, 1776-00
Bisceglia Louis 1988-89 RA San Jose State professor The Origins and Pacifism of Abby Kelley
Bissett Annie 2015 Jay and Deborah Last Northampton, MA printmaker research for a project about the spirituality/religiosity of American national identity
Blake David 2015-16 Tracy Stony Brook, NY lecturer Between Campus and Community: Popular Music in American College Student Life, 1850-1872
Blandford AJ 2016-17 Last Rutgers University Ph.D. candidate Labor and the Visualization of Knowledge in American Geological Surveys
Bledstein Burton 1988-89 Peterson University of Illinois, Chicago associate professor A Language Event: The Middle Classes in American History, 1828-19
Bledstein Burton 1997-98 Botein University of Illinois, Chicago associate professor By the Book': Reference and Information as Authority in 19th-century America
Blight David 1996-97 Peterson Amherst College associate professor Reunion and Race: the Civil War in American Memory, 1870-15
Block Laurie 1995 Artist filmmaker Television Documentary on the US -Mexican War
Block Laurie 2007 Hearst Conway, MA filmmaker, documentary research for documentary about Helen Keller
Blondheim Menahem 1987-88 Boni Harvard University PhD candidate The News Frontier
Blum Hester 2004-5 Reese Penn State University assistant professor "The View from the Mast-Head: Antebellum American Sea Narrative and the Maritime Imagination"
Blumenthal Susanna 2016-17 AAS-NEH University of Minnesota professor of law and associate professor of history Humbug: A Legal History
Boggs Colleen 2015-16 AAS-NEH Dartmouth College professor Civil War Substitutes: How the Military Draft Changed American Literature
Bollettino Maria 2005-6 Peterson University of Texas at Austin PhD. Candidate Slaves and Slavery in the Seven Years' War
Bollettino Maria 2013-14 AAS-NEH Framingham State University assistant professor Slavery, War, and Britain's Atlantic Empire: Black Soldiers, Sailors, and Rebels in the Seven Years' War
Bonica Joseph 2009-10 Peterson Middle Tennessee State University visiting assistant professor Open Secrets: The Cultural Politics of Secrecy and the Formation of the Early American Republic
Bonneau Nicholas 2015-16 Peterson University of Notre Dame PhD candidate Unspeakable Loss: North America's Invisible Throat Distemper Epidemic of 1735-1765
Bonner Robert 1998-99 Tracy University of Southern Maine assistant professor Newspapers and the Confederate Sphere
Bonner Robert 2006-7 AAS-NEH Dartmouth College visiting assistant professor Crossings to Freedom: Fugitive Slaves and the Completion of American Liberty
Boonshoft Mark 2016-17 Alstott-Morgan New York Public Library Post-doctoral Research Fellow Monarchical Education and the Making of the American Republic, 1730-1812
Booth Jonathon 2016-17 Peterson Harvard University Ph.D. candidate Criminal Law and Post-Emancipation Society in the Atlantic World
Bornstein Sandra 1996 K-12 Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School, New York, NY teacher The American Reaction to Darwin's Theory of Evolution
Boutelle RJ 2014-15 Peterson Vanderbil University Ph.D. Candidate in English Transamerican Visions of Freedom and the Circuits of U.S. Abolitionism
Bowden Ann 1992-93 Peterson University of Texas, Austin Ransom scholar A Descriptive and Historical Bibliography of SirWalter Scott, 1792-1836
Bowen Nancy 2012 Jay and Deborah Last Brooklyn, NY artist, mixed media research for series of collages titled "Angels and Almanacs"
Bramen Carrie 2009-10 NEMLA SUNY Buffalo associate professor American Niceness: The Making of a National Type in Nineteenth-Century Culture
Branson Susan 2011-12 Peterson Syracuse University associate professor Animal Magnetism: Science and Pseudo-science in American Society, 1800-1860
Braude Ann 1985-86 Hiatt Yale University PhD candidate Women in American Spiritualism
Braun Juliane 2008-9 Ebeling Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz Ph.D. candidate Petit Paris en Amérique? – French Theatrical Culture in Nineteenth-Century Louisiana
Brekke Linzy 2003-4 AHPCS Harvard University PhD candidate Fashioning a Republic: Consumption, Clothing, and American Culture, 1776-1836
Brekus Catherine 1991-92 Hiatt Yale University PhD candidate Female Preaching and Evangelical Religion inAmerica, 1740-1840
Brevoort Deborah 2012 Baron North Bergen, NJ playwright research for historical play about George and Martha Washington and the role of fashion in the shaping of the American identity
Brewer Priscilla 1984-85 Hiatt Brown University PhD candidate Technology and Domestic Ideology in theNineteenth-Century
Brill Amy 2005 Baron Brooklyn, NY writer The Observations, a fictional account of a female astronomer in the early 1800s Nantucket
Brock Geoffrey 2001-2 Hearst Tallahassee, FL poet Poems based on American Historical Events
Brodie Janet 1988-89 Peterson California State Polytechnic University lecturer Women and Freethought in the US , 1820-60
Brooke John 1982-83 Haven Amherst College visiting assistant professor Worcester County Politics, 1789-1840
Brooks Lisa 2001-2 Peterson Cornell University PhD. Candidate Recovering the Voices of Our Ancestors
Brown Candy 1998-99 Peterson Harvard University PhD candidate Salt to the World: A Cultural History of Evangelical Reading, Writing, and Publishing Practices in Mid-Nineteenth-Century America
Brown Dona 1986-87 Hiatt Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute visiting instructor Tourism in New England
Brown Joshua 2011-12 Drawn-to-Art The Graduate Center, City University of New York executive director Studies in the Visual Culture of the American Civil War
Brown Kathleen 1997-98 Mellon Postdoctoral University of Pennsylvania assistant professor Foul Bodies and Infected Worlds: Cleanliness and Cultural Authority in Early Modern England and America, 1500-1900
Brown Lois 2000-1 NEMLA Mount Holyoke College assistant professor Made to Sell, Made to Save': The Black Child in American Anti-Slavery Literature
Brown Richard 1977-78 AAS-NEH University of Connecticut professor Communications Networks in Pre-IndustrialAmerica
Brown Richard 1992-93 AAS-NEH University of Connecticut professor The Idea of an Informed Citizenry in Early America,1650-1865
Brown Thomas 1990-91 Peterson University of Detroit Mercy assistant professor The Routinization of Charisma in the Early Democratic Part
Brown Thomas 2003-4 Peterson University of South Carolina associate professor The Reconstruction of American Memory: Civic Monuments of the Civil War
Brown-Monson Lois 2000 NEMLA Howard University Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow Made to Sell, Made to Save’: The Black Child in American Anti-Slavery Literature”
Browne Katrina 2000 Hearst Berkeley, California documentary filmmaker Trace of the Trade research the history and legacy of the slave trade in New England
Broyles Michael 1989-90 RA University of Maryland, Baltimore professor From Psalmody to Symphony: How American Musical Attitudes Developed in Antebellum Boston
Brückner Martin 1998-99 ASECS University of Delaware assistant professor The Culture of Geographic Letters in Early America
Brylowe Thora 2017-18 Botein University of Colorado, Boulder assistant professor Impressions and Folds: The Ecology of Romantic-Era Paper
Bullock Steven 1992-93 RA Worcester Polytechnic Institute associate professor American Freemasonry
Burke Martin 1994-95 Peterson University College, Galway, Ireland lecturer Signs of the Cross: Protestants, Catholics, and the Construction of Religious Identities in America, 1700-00
Burnham Michelle 2011-12 ASECS Santa Clara University professor The Calculus of Risk: Temporality in the Revolutionary Atlantic and Pacific
Burns Martha 1993-94 Peterson Brown University PhD candidate A Piano in the Parlor: Music and Gentility in America 1790-1860
Burstein Andrew 1997-98 Peterson University of Northern Iowa assistant professor Sentimental Democracy: The Evolution ofAmerica’s Romantic Self-Image
Bush Jr. Sargent 2002-3 Peterson University of Wisconsin, Madison professor The Type of the Good Hearer in Puritan Theory and Practice
Bushman Claudia 1991-92 Peterson independent scholar America Discovers Columbus
Bushman Claudia 2014-15 Mellon Distinguished Scholar in Residence Columbia University Professor of American Studies emerita Boston in 1870
Bushman Richard 2014-15 Mellon Distinguished Scholar in Residence Columbia University Gouverneur Morris Professor of History emeritus Farmers in the Production of the Nation
Butler Leslie 1998-99 Peterson Reed College visiting assistant professor James Russell Lowell and the Cultural Politics of Antebellum American Nationalism
Butterfield Kevin 2017-18 Peterson University of Oklahoma associate professor The Great Excitement
Bynum Tara 2016-17 AAS-NEH Rutgers University Postdoctoral fellow in English Reading Pleasures

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