New at AAS in 2011

New Online Exhibition

Beauties of America is a visual catalog and record of the Staffordshire pottery of John Ridgway in the Society's collection.

Online Exhibition

Men in the Young Republic explores images of men in the United States in the first half of the nineteenth century.

Books and Articles

The June through August list of recent scholarship based on research at AAS is now available.

Winthrop Chandler

Recent Lecture

Carolyn Eastman, associate professor of history at Virginia Commonwealth University, presented "'Grandeurs wch I had heard of': Books and the Imagined World of Travel in the Eighteenth Century."

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CHAViC Conference

Before Madison Avenue: Advertising in Early America was held at AAS November 4-5.

Winthrop Chandler

Recent Public Program

David Jaffee, Professor and Head of New Media Research at the Bard Graduate Center, presented "Learning to Look at Early American Material Culture."

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Abigail and John

Joseph J. Ellis, Ford Foundation Professor of History at Mount Holyoke College, presented "American Love Story: Abigail and John."

New Online Exhibition

Men in the Young Republic explores images of men in the United States in the first half of the nineteenth century.

Unredeemed Captive

Baron Lecture Delivered

John Demos, Samuel Knight Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University, presented "The Unredeemed Captive: Her Journey, and My Own"

Benny Tighe

A Book Scout Remembered

A brief biography of Benny Tighe, book scout, 1895-1975, by Marcus A. McCorison is available as a supplement to the Almanac.

Almanac number 82

Almanac Number 82

The current issue of Almanac, a newsletter for members and friends of AAS, is now available online.

New Prints in the Parlor Online Exhibition

Shakespeare in the Parlor considers the ways Shakespeare's characters were pictured inside the covers of nineteenth-century literary annuals and gift books.

Cosmopolitan Lyceum Symposium

An interdisciplinary research symposium examining globalism and lecture culture in nineteenth-century America will be held September 23-24 at AAS.
Register online

Books, Articles and Awards

The March through May list of recent scholarship based on research at AAS is now available.

David S. Reynolds

Wiggins Lecture

David S. Reynolds presented "Igniting the War: Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, Antislavery Politics, and the Rise of Lincoln"

The Hortons

Recent Lecture

James O. and Lois E. Horton discussed "Liberty and Justice for All: The Civil War as Blacks' Second American Revolution"

Telegram video

Exploring AAS

Worcester's newspaper, the Telegram & Gazette, has produced a video describing AAS.

Joshua Kendall

Recent Public Program

Joshua Kendall discussed Noah Webster and the Creation of an American Culture on Tuesday, April 19.


Almanac number 81

Almanac Number 81

The current issue of Almanac, a newsletter for members and friends of AAS, is now available online.

Books, Articles and Awards

The December through February list of recent scholarship based on research at AAS is now available.

Paul Revere's Works

Paul Revere

An illustrated inventory of Paul Revere's works at the American Antiquarian Society is now online.

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2011 Adopt-A-Book

The fourth annual Adopt-A-Book event will be held on Tuesday, March 29, at 6 p.m. Browse the 2011 Adopt-A-Book Catalog to view 176 items up for adoption.

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New England Historic Site Collaborative

AAS and eight other New England historic sites, museums, and libraries are collaborating on a series of weeklong teacher training programs.

Connecticut Hall, Yale

2011 Semiannual Meeting

The 2011 Semiannual Meeting of the American Antiquarian Society will be held April 15-16 in New Haven, Connecticut.

Summer Seminar

Applications for Encountering Revolution: Print Culture, Politics, and the British American Loyalists are due March 11.

CHAViC Summer Seminar

Picturing Reform: How Images Transformed America, 1830-1880 will be held June 19-24. The deadline for applications is March 18.

Podcasts from AAS

Podcasts

Two AAS public programs, broadcast in their entirety, are among the video podcasts now available from AAS.

Civil War of 1812

Books, Articles and Awards

The September through December list of recent scholarship based on research at AAS is now available.

Common-place

New Issue of Common-place

Read about Anne Hutchinston, Civil War fiction, trompe l'oeil paintings, and more in the current issue of Common-place.

Annual Report

Call for Papers

Proposals for the 2011 CHAViC conference Before Madison Avenue: Advertising in Early America are due February 1.

Annual Report

Annual Report

The 2009-2010 annual report may be read online.

 


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