eHistory News


eHistory Receives ACLS Grant

The American Council of Learned Societies has awarded eHistory a "digital innovation" grant to produce "CSI Dixie," a web archive that will analyze and make available the extant coroners' reports from selected South Carolina counties, 1840-1880.


Indian Nation Launches

In March, eHistory launched IndianNation, a new participatory archive that allows users to upload photographs, documents, and stories about the 237,000 Native Americans who survived the historic low point of the Indian population in the United States.


Invasion of America Goes Viral

Since its launch in early June, the Invasion of America has had nearly 90,000 page views by 67,000 different users. An article about the site on Slate.com was the most shared item in the magazine, with over 30,000 Facebook posts. The site has also been picked up by Vox.com.