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Selected articles on NEH-supported projects.
Posted: January 10, 2011 Kansas newspapers dating from 1860 to 1922 are now online at the Library of Congress through a National Digital Newspaper Program grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Articles in the Wichita Eagle and the Dodge City Daily Globe.
Posted: January 7, 2011 Kansas’ Leavenworth Times reports on the digitization of historic Kansas newspapers as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program, a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.
Posted: January 6, 2011 The Norman Rockwell Museum debuts its digitized online collection ProjectNORMAN, supported by NEH Preservation & Access grants. Articles in ArtDaily.org and iBerkshires.com.
Posted: January 3, 2011 "A sharp look at a legend:"The Boston Globe on the NEH-funded American Experience documentary Robert E. Lee, which aired on PBS on January 3.
Posted: January 3, 2011 The Boston Public Library digitizes its Norman B. Leventhal Map Collection, one of the country’s foremost cartographic resources, aided by an NEH Preservation & Access grant, from the Boston Globe.
Posted: December 28, 2010 The New York Times article titled, “The Masses Help Scholars Transform Manuscripts” describes the use of “crowd-sourcing” to produce hundreds of transcripts from the approximately 40,000 unpublished manuscripts held by University College London.
Posted: December 26, 2010 The Charleston Post and Courier reviews “Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade,” the companion book to the NEH-funded “Voyages” project, a searchable online database of records of almost 35,000 slave ship voyages across the Atlantic between 1650 and 1867. Also featured on NPR's 'Talk of the Nation.'