Past Fellows: 1990

The Library Company of Philadelphia & Historical Society of Pennsylvania Summer Research Fellows

Dr. Iver Bernstein, Department of History, Washington University. The Origins of the American Civil War

Dr. Joanna Cowden, Department of History, California State University, Chico. The Politics of Dissent: Northern Peace Democrats and the War against the Confederacy

Dr. Brian Greenberg, Department of History, University of Delaware. Workers’ Response to Industrialization in America

Dr. D.G. Hart, Institute for the Study of American Evangelicals, Wheaton College. A Social History of Philadelphia Presbyterianism

Dr. Jessica Kross, Department of History, University of South Carolina. To Live a Religious Life in the World: Rebecca Jones and her Circle

Dr. Peter C. Mancall, Department of History, University of Kansas. Alcohol and Empire: Indians, Colonists, and the Liquor Trade in British America.

Mr. Paul Nierman, Ph.D. candidate, Department of History, Temple University. Samuel G. Dixon, Pennsylvania’s First State Health Commissioner

Dr. Angelita Reyes, Women’s Studies Program, University of Iowa. Paradigms of Unsung Women in African American and Caribbean Women’s Writing

Dr. Alan Taylor, Department of History, Boston University. William Cooper’s Town: Recreating Authority in Post-Revolutionary America

Mr. Mathew Ward, Ph.D. candidate, Department of History, College of William and Mary. The Impact of the Seven Years’ War on the Virginia and Pennsylvania Frontier

Mr. John C. Wills, Ph.D. candidate, University of Michigan. Retail Trade and the Consumer Revolution in Post-Revolutionary Philadelphia

Barra Foundation International Fellow

Ms. Marie-Jeanne Rossignol, Ph.D. candidate, Paris VII, and Professeur Assistant, Groupe HEC Science and American Ideology in the Early Republic

Library Company Zachariah Poulson Fellows

Dr. William B. Todd and Dr. Ann Bowden, Austin, Texas. A Descriptive and Historical Bibliography of Sir Walter Scott, 1792-1836.

Library Company McLean Fellow

Dr. Everett C. Wilkie, Jr., Connecticut Historical Society. A Bibliography of the Literature of Emigration to America to 1815.