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Marian Christ
In 2015, APS Member Hans Aarsleff, a distinguished scholar in the history of linguistics, donated a beautiful collection of books on linguistics and philosophy to...
Will Fenton
By any measure, public health leader Victor George Heiser (1873-1972) lived a long, productive, and vigorous life. His eighty-six diaries (1890-1970) predate the Spanish-American War...
Will Fenton
Well before she became a leader in comparative linguistics, Mary Rosamond Haas (1910 – 1996) maintained a diary (1928 – 1931) that provides some candid...
Karissa Muratore
Fig. 1: Surface cleaning the non-image areas of the primary support, using fine Staedtler Mars vinyl eraser crumbs. Photo by Renée Wolcott. The path to...
dmarsh
Curious Revolutionaries: The Peales of Philadelphia showcases the Peale family’s influence on early American popular culture through their pursuits as not only portraitists, but patriots,...
American Philosophical Society
The American Philosophical Society has named Robert Mason Hauser as its new Executive Officer effective June 12, 2017. Hauser succeeds Keith Stewart Thomson, who will...
American Philosophical Society
The American Philosophical Society is pleased to announce the launch of PAL (People Also Liked), a circulation data-driven recommendation tool designed specifically for archives and...
American Philosophical Society
With regret, we note the passing, at the age of 85, of Mary Maples Dunn, the Society's co-Executive Officer from 2002 – 2007. Mary's New...