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Bourses courte duree 1995-1996:

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APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR SHORT-TERM FELLOWSHIPS
IN THE HUMANITIES AT THE NEWBERRY LIBRARY

THE NEWBERRY LIBRARY invites applications for short-term residential
fellowships in the humanities for 1995-6.  The application deadline for
fellowships for the second half of 1995 is March 1.  The deadline for the first
half of 1996 is October 15.

These fellowships are for scholars, including those at the dissertation stage,
who desire a short period of residency to use particular Newberry collections.
The fellowships carry a stipend of $800 per month.

THE Newberry is an independent research library, free and open to the public,
located on the near north side of the city of Chicago.  Founded in 1887, its
holdings today number more than one and one-half million volumes and five
million manuscripts in the humanities.  The Newberry's collections concern the
civilizations of western Europe and the Americas from the late middle ages to
the early twentieth century.  Bibliographic holdings are extensive, and certain
collections are internationally noted.  These contain material on the following
subjects:

American history and literature
Discovery, exploration, and settlement of the New
World
The American West
Local history, genealogy, censuses
Family and social history
Literature and history of the Midwest, especially the
Chicago Renaissance
Native American history and literature

European history and literature
The Renaissance
The French Revolution
Portuguese and Luso-Brazilian history

History of cartography
History and theory of music
History of printing
Early philology and linguistics

For further information and application forms, contact the Awards Committee,
Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610, call 312-255-3666, or
e-mail your name, and _ground mail_ address to u30373@uicvm.uic.edu.  Be sure
to specify that you are inquiring about Newberry short-term fellowships.