Charles W. Morgan in 1947.

The Charles W. Morgan sails New England

Nineteenth-Century Whaler Takes Twenty-First Century Voyage
President Theodore Roosevelt with his family, 1903

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

NEH-funded series by Ken Burns on one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics
Pamela O. Long, 2014 MacArthur Fellow

NEH Grantees Named MacArthur Fellows

Scholars Pamela Long and Tara Zahra awarded MacArthur "Genius Grants"
President Teddy Roosevelt

The Roosevelt Bond

Politics and war brought Teddy Roosevelt and Franklin Delano Roosevelt ever closer
Bro Adams, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities

Meet the new NEH Chairman

Watch a video greeting from William "Bro" Adams, new chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities

NEH Matters

We serve and strengthen our Nation through support for the humanities.

NEH Veterans

An Endowment-wide initiative to promote understanding of the military experience and to support returning veterans.

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Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Exhibition Date: October 1, 2014 - November 21, 2014

Annexation: Celebrating Texas Statehood

Library Program Date: October 3, 2014

Witches, Pop Culture, and the Past

Lecture Date: October 4, 2014

Strong Celtic Women

Humanities Magazine

The Magazine
of the National Endowment for the Humanities

Portrait of James McNeill Whistler