This fellowship is designed to promote scholarship in early American economy and society, broadly defined, from its colonial beginnings to roughly the 1850s. Fellows will share opportunities to participate in the intellectual life of the Program in Early American Economy and Society.
by Library Company of Philadelphia
Library Company of Philadelphia
Supports research into the origins and development of the early American economy, broadly conceived, to roughly 1850. It provides scholars the opportunity to investigate the history of commerce, finance, technology, manufacturing, agriculture, internal improvements, economic policy-making, and other topics in the numerous collections of research institutions in the Philadelphia region.
The Library Company of Philadelphia and The Historical Society of Pennsylvania will jointly award approximately twenty one-month fellowships for research in residence in either or both collections. Candidates are strongly encouraged to inquire about the appropriateness of the proposed topic.
The Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Dissertation Fellowship supports dissertation research in residence at the Library Company on any subject relevant to its collections.