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Harley Fellowships

The J.B. Harley Awards
for 2017

The Trustees of the J B Harley Research Fellowships Trust Fund are pleased to announce the twenty-fourth series of awards,
offering support to assist research in the map collections of the United Kingdom.

Awards have been made to:

Nathan Braccio (University of Connecticut) 'Clashing New Englands: Identity and the Parallel Geographies of Algonquian and English New England, 1600-1730' (2 weeks)

Radu Leca (Research Fellow, International Institute for Asian Studies, University of Leiden) 'A Comprehensive Analysis of Collections of Japanese Maps Related to Philip Franz von Siebold (1796-1866)' (2 weeks)

Caroline Marris (Columbia University, New York) '"The Silver Sea" and the Nation-State: The Multifaceted Geopolitics of the Early Modern English Channel' (3 weeks)

Gion Wallmeyer (University of Göttingen) 'The function of cartography in the making of thirteenth- and fourteenth- century crusading experts' (2 weeks)


Ms Rose Mitchell, Hon. Sec., Harley Fellowships
Map archivist, The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 4DU

January 2017

For details of past awards, numbers of applicants, and extracts from previous Fellows’ reports, see the full listing of fellows

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