Documents Compass was formed in 2007 by documentary editors Sue Perdue and Holly Shulman who recognized the need to provide digital tools for bringing digital editions to the Internet in… Read more »
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On August 31, Documents Compass completed the final phase of the People of the Founding Era project generously funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation since 2008. Look for a… Read more »
Former Documents Compass Assistant Editor Will Kurtz blogs about using digital tools to examine the letters of the Founding Fathers in new ways.
We have begun to collect documents and raise funds for the first scholarly edition of Patrick Henry’s letters and speeches.
I am very pleased to be one of eight advisors on the MEDEA project, a joint venture of Kathryn Tomasek at Wheaton College, Dr. Georg Vogeler at the Austrian Centre… Read more »
Brendan Wolfe talks to Sue Perdue about People of the Founding Era, prosopography, and what it’s like to be the NSA of history.