American Aviation Historical Society
American Aviation Historical Society
The Historical Society of Washington, D.C. board of trustees, advisory council, staff and volunteers invite you to join us as we celebrate the organization`s 122nd anniversary. It is the mission of the Greendale Historical Society to preserve and promote the buildings, landmarks and artifacts that illustrate the history of Greendale, Wisconsin; to increase awareness, understanding and appreciation of the Village`s founding, growth and designation as a National Historic Landmark; and to strengthen the current and future historic character of the Village.The purpose of the Vernon County Historical Society is to preserve and promote Vernon County history. UCR History department members have earned fellowships from the Omohundro Institute, the Max Planck Institute, the Radcliffe Institute, the Institute for Advanced Study, the Huntington Library, the Folger Shakespeare Library, the National Humanities Center, the NEH, the ACLS, the American Philosophical Society and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation.The American Aviation Historical Society, organized more than fifty years ago, is dedicated to documenting and sharing information about the people, places, planes and events that comprise American aviation. We offer graduate training leading to the M.A. and Ph.D. in a wide range of fields, including Early America, Modern America, African-American, Colonial and Modern Latin America, Military, Medieval and Early Modern Europe, Modern Europe, British and British Empire, South Asia, Imperial and Soviet Russia, Traditional and Modern China, Modern Japan, Africa, History of Medicine, and History of Science and Technology.The LaSalle County Historical Society campus is located on the banks of the historic Illinois & Michigan Canal and is situated in the quaint village of Utica, Illinois. Even in the case of those extra armoured reserves being immediately committed, the bombing and sabotage campaign of Allied air forces and the French resistance made the movement of these armoured groups slow enough that a half day of delay would`ve made a significant difference for only two of them (the 12th SS Hitler Jugend, and the Panzer Lehr).The Houston County Historical Society, an all-volunteer organization, provides many services to county residents and visitors. The Western Democracies (those same excoriated by Hitler and the Nazis as being incapable of organization and decision making due to the fractious nature of their politics and societies) managed to field probably the best example of an organized force structure capable of taking a multinational armed expedition into the greatest and most complex single military operation in history and succeeding beyond even their most optimistic projections.
The following undergraduate History majors have been awarded the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program, Offered through the U.S. Department of State, the CLS is a fully funded summer overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students to master a critical language and build a relationship between the people of the United States and other countries.The database includes full-text content from 150 leading history journals, including American Historical Review, Archaeology, British Heritage, Canada`s History, Civil War Times, Military History, Teaching History, African Studies Quarterly, Ancient Egypt Magazine, Australian Historical Studies, Chinese Studies in History, Jewish History, Muslim World, Russian Studies in History and Women`s History Review.Theodore Bazil (right) started out as SVS Bookstore Manager and rose to the position as Director of St. Vladimir`s Seminary Press during his 4-decade tenure at the seminary.Simultaneously, priests in the field were seeking materials to distribute to their parishioners The first attempt by the seminary to respond to this need resulted in the publication of a series of small pamphlets, including Clergy and Laity” and Great Lent,” by Fr. Alexander Schmemann.John had been Professor of Church History and Patristics at St Vladimir`s Seminary since 1959, holding successive joint appointments as lecturer in Byzantine theology at Harvard University, Dumbarton Oaks (to which he returned for a semester as Acting Director of Studies in 1977), and as Professor of Byzantine History at Fordham University (from 1967).In 1999, the U.S. Congress entrusted the building to the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. for 100 years. Join us for a free guided tour of the building and learn about the more than 115 years of history of the Carnegie Library. For more than 120 years, the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. has helped preserve depictions of the city`s built environment through paintings and photographs. The Historical Society aims to continue the tradition of capturing Washington`s built environment through the arts. As the Historical Society continues to digitize collections, this space will expand and provide more opportunities to interact with its archives.