Category Archives: grants

Now Available: Extensive Collection from Photographic Studio in Columbus, Mississippi

The Southern Historical Collection is pleased to announce that the Otis N. Pruitt and Calvin Shanks Photographic Collection has been processed and is now available for use by researchers.¬† The collection contains over 140,000 photographic negatives produced by two studio/commercial … Continue reading

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Now accepting applications for 2012 Visiting Scholars Grant Program

The Southern Historical Collection (SHC) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accepting applications for five visiting scholar awards in fall 2012: 2012 VISITING SCHOLARS GRANT PROGRAM Joel Williamson Visiting Scholar Grant ($1200 award) For projects examining … Continue reading

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SHC partners with Southern Jewish Historical Society, grant supports digitization of part of the Mordecai Family Papers

Earlier this year, the SHC received $1,000 from the Southern Jewish Historical¬†Society‘s Lowenstein Archival Grant program to support the digitization of 39 writings (diaries, travel accounts, memoirs, prose and poetry) from the SHC’s Mordecai Family Papers. The SHC’s Mordecai Family … Continue reading

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