MHS News

MHS Receives NEH Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections Grant

We are pleased to announce that we have received a Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections grant for $351,784 from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The grant will be used in a multi-phase effort to analyze risks to the collections and to identify appropriate [...] read more

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New 2010 Fellows Elected

The election of the following Fellow nominees was approved by the Fellows of the Massachusetts Historical Society at the Annual Meeting on 19 May 2010: Elizabeth Blackmar
Elizabeth Blackmar is a professor of history at Columbia University, where she has taught since [...] read more

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New Finding Aids Available for Three Collections

We are pleased that finding aids are now available on the MHS website for three very different collections. Book of Sketches Made at Fort Marion is the Society's only volume of Indian ledger art.  This book of hand-colored sketches made by Making Medicine and other [...] read more

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