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Digitizing the Archival Collection of Ernest Holmes and New Thought History for Worldwide Distribution and Accessibility

The Science of Mind is "a philosophy, a faith, a way of life" that impacts lives worldwide. The unique archival history and manuscripts of Ernest Holmes, the founder of Science of Mind, as well as other founding leaders of New Thought History are ...

Digital Archiving project

This project aims to digitize a portion of the holdings of the Clatsop County Historical Society in Astoria, Oregon. Currently, the museum has these photographic collections: the Frank Woodfield collection (ca. 1902 – 1944); the Daily Astorian neg...

From Beautiful City to Livable City: Selections from The Municipal Art Society's Archives

The Municipal Art Society of New York (MAS) requests funding to digitize a portion of its archival collections - publications, newsletters, reports, audio and audiovisual recordings - that document both MAS's activities over a 115 year period and...

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New York City Hall Park Archaeological Collections

New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission, in partnership with the Museum of the City of New York, seeks to verify, catalog, and digitize the archaeological collection excavated in City Hall Park in Lower Manhattan. City Hall completed in 18...

Museum of the City of New York

Sam Howe Ledgers: Uncovering Crime in the West

History Colorado seeks to create public and scholarly access through cataloging and digitization of the Sam Howe Ledgers in our collection. In 1874, Sam Howe was appointed one of Denver's original thirteen policemen. These 71 ledgers, from 1863-19...

Showcasing Medical Art: Providing Access to the Medical Arts Publishing Foundation Collection

The McGovern Historical Center (MHC) seeks to provide access to the Medical Arts Publishing Foundation Collection through the digitization, description and online presentation of approximately 1,100 works of original art, ranging from illustration...

Orlando Museum of Art - Art of the Ancient Americas Collection - Open Access Digital Catalog project. Approximately 1,000 Pre-Columbian artifacts of varying materials from 35 cultural groups in Mesoamerica and South America dating from 2000 BC to 1521 AD will be digitized and made freely

This funding request is for the creation of an online digital database catalog that will feature the OMA's 1,000 object Art of the Ancient Americas collection. The project will take place over two years from January 2016 until December 2017. The M...

The Living Legends of Oklahoma Collection

The Oklahoma Historical Society (OHS) plans to digitize and make available 5000 Audio files including: 1/4" Reel Tape; audio/mpeg; Cassette Tape; CD-ROMs from the Living Legends Collection. The interviews selected will reflect the state's politica...

Saratoga Springs: The Place to See and Be Seen: Scenes Through the Eyes of Merchandizing Photographers

Saratoga Springs was the place “to see and be seen” socially, and the popularity of stereographic images of the "scenes" was international. While many of these images exist in multiple repositories, often the descriptions are minimal and the peop...

Saratoga Springs Historical Society- the Saratoga History Museum

Richard P. Feynman Papers Digitization Project

The Caltech Archives acquired the personal papers of Richard Feynman in the period between 1968 and 1988. In 2015, on the 50th anniversary of Feynman's receipt of the Nobel Prize in physics and of the publication of The Feynman Lectures on Physics...

Through the Lens of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram: A Photojournalism View of the Great Depression, World War II, and the Birth of the Cold War, 1934-1955

The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries proposes digitization of approximately 105,000 negatives from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram Collection, 1934-1955. This time period includes significant historical events such as the end of the Great D...

Collection: UPR Library Collection Project Title: Sharing World Wisdom Because We Should

The purpose of the project is to digitize the University of Philosophical Research's Library's rare, out of print, and collectible books, manuscripts, periodicals devoted to art, astrology, comparative religion, ancient through modern philosophy, ...

NBC 5/KXAS Television News Video Digitization

This two-year project will digitize, describe, and make accessible 2,000 hours of historic broadcast footage from the NBC 5/KXAS television news collection held at the University of North Texas. NBC 5/KXAS (formerly WBAP), is the oldest news stati...

The Hidden Past of the Pass: A journey through the history and culture of El Paso, Texas

The Hidden Past of the Pass is a two-year project that will focus on the hidden history of the area known as "the Pass", which includes El Paso, Texas; Ciudad Juarez, Mexico; west Texas; northern Mexico; and southern New Mexico. This project will...

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Notable Noam Chomsky: Notes on Lectures and Public Talks

Noam Chomsky is considered the founder of modern theoretical linguistics. An influential academic, he is Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Chomsky donated his papers to the MIT Institute Archives & Special Coll...

Obituaries and unprocessed news clippings from The Works Progress Administration Index and Clipping bureau collection at Washington State University.

The project will digitize and archive 14 boxes ( approximately 5000 items ) of Washington obituaries dating from 1900 to the late 1930's and digitize; archive 10 boxes of unprocessed news clippings and newspapers from U.S newspapers dating...

Out of the Shadows: A project to digitize, grow, and maintain a substantial collection of documents, images, objects, and other evidence of women's military activities to provide at the Smithsonian Institution a foundation for research and study in the developing field of women's military history from antiquity to the present.

Throughout history women have served important and vital roles in military institutions everywhere, yet military historiography reflects astonishingly little of women's activities in the armed forces. This model archive and research collection wil...

Digital Gateway: A Crowdsourcing Activity to South Dakota Native American History

The South Dakota State Archives proposes to digitize three significant collections that address Native Americans in South Dakota. These collections will be digitized in two years and made available online through the South Dakota Digital Archive...

Summit County Archives Digitization

The Summit Historical Society is partnering with the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance to digitize collections held by each organization. We have worked collaboratively within the last year to establish the Sandra F. Pritchard Mather Archive Room whe...

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance

Rudolf M. Schindler Architectural Drawings and Photographs Online

The Art, Design & Architecture Museum, UC Santa Barbara will digitize and make universally available the architectural drawings, photographs and negatives for the 485 projects in the Rudolf M. Schindler Papers.Our project will take two years. Imag...

Aerial Photography Collection of the Grants Mineral Belt, New Mexico, Thomas R. Mann & Associates

Over a two-year period the Earth Data Analysis Center (EDAC) at The University of New Mexico and the New Mexico Resource Geographic Information System (RGIS) will digitize, georeference and serve on-line an aerial photography collection donated to...

The Snyder-Hadlock Archive Digitization and Access Project

The object of this undertaking is the inventory, digitization, catalog, and web posting of records pertaining to: 1)work in the western US by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), 1933-53, and 2) documentation work regarding ancient rock art site...

Since our donor prefers to remain anonymous, the collection is alternately referred to as "Private Collector" in public and the "Greg Gaar Collection" internally.

In early 2014, the WNP received a large collection of historical photographic materials from Greg Gaar, a local photographer and collector, in order to conserve, digitize, and make these images available to the public via the WNP website. Since th...

Digital Collection of U.S. Bioethics Commissions, Advisory Committees, and Research Panels Materials

This project will create accessible digital files of local, state, and federal government documents related to the field of bioethics. The documents would be drawn from multiple governmental archival collections housed at the Bioethics Research Li...

Microfilm collection of municipal and parochial archives from the Mexican states of Coahuila, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Chihuahua, and others.

In the late 1960s a consortium of Texas universities undertook to preserve Mexican documents of major research significance by microfilming them. The archives, which date to 1599, consist of ecclesiastical, governmental, and private familial recor...

University of Texas at Austin; University of Texas at El Paso; University of North Texas (Portal to Texas History); St. Mary's University, San Antonio

Salve Regina Public Lectures Project

McKillop Library will preserve and make available the public lectures and lecture series of Salve Regina University by digitizing, creating metadata and transcripts, and providing online access through the institute's repository, Digital Commons @...

Historic Illinois Circuit Court Collections

The Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission and Circuit Court Clerks plan to digitize historically significant documents in each county courthouse that are not accessible online. With an estimated of 65,000 items, the program empha...

Illinois State Archives; Friends of the Illinois Supreme Court Historic Preservation Commission; Illinois State Library

Fashion Sketch Collections: a plan to bring to light hidden collections at the Brooklyn Museum and the Fashion Institute of Technology Libraries

The Brooklyn Museum, in partnership with the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), requests a grant to provide digital access to the Brooklyn Museum Library's and FIT's fashion and costume sketch collections. Both institutions hold large fashion ...

Gladys Marcus Library at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)

Lenawee's Place in the Midwest: Essential Collections of Lenawee Archival Repositories (1870 - 1950)

The Lenawee District Library in partnership with the Lenawee County Historical Society, the Hudson Museum, and the W. G. Thompson House Museum will digitize collections of Lenawee County historical individuals and corporations to assist researcher...

William G. Thompson House Museum; Hudson Museum; Lenawee County Historical Museum

The European Immigration Years, 1880-1919: Lay involvement and activities of local parishes, societies, schools and organizations of the American Catholic community in attending to the needs and impact of immigrants as evidenced through the Catholic Digital Newspapers Program (CDNP)

The Catholic Research Resources Alliance (CRRA) and its digitizing partners will digitize significant Catholic newspapers from the European immigration years, 1880-1919. Local papers include diocesan newspapers from Boston, Chicago, Hartford, New...

Boston College Libraries; Marquette University Libraries; University of Notre Dame Hesburgh Libraries; Archdiocese of Hartford; St. Thomas Seminary; Catholic Transcript (Publisher); Archdiocese of New Orleans; Clarion Herald (Publisher); Archdiocese of New York; University of San Francisco Libraries; Philadelphia Archdiocesan Historical Research Center (PAHRC)

Taylor Archives: Complete Photography Catalog

This project seeks to continue and expand the work of the Taylor Archives to preserve, document, and share the history of Paul Taylor's choreography and his companies. The primary goal of this project is to catalog, scan, upload, and share approxi...

Digitizing the Schwenkfelder Legacy Collection

The Schwenkfelder Library & Heritage Center (SLHC) has designed a two-year project to digitize and create detailed metadata of the Schwenkfelder Legacy Collection. Once digitized, these hidden collections will be made available on POWER Library PA...