Bringing Research on New England Communities into the 21st Century
October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
(Hartford, CT)- Tobias Glaza and Paul Grant-Costa will discuss the Yale Indian Papers Project October 19, 2017, 12:00 P.M.-12:45 P.M., at the Connecticut State Library. The Yale Indian Papers Project (http://yipp.yale.edu/), is a robust virtual collection of New England Native American primary source materials gathers materials from partner institutions in the U.S. and the U.K. into a scholarly critical edition.
By providing images, annotated transcriptions, and other editorial interventions, the Project offers students, educators, researchers, Native American tribal members, and the general public, visual and intellectual access to significant historical knowledge for the purposes of teaching, scholarly analysis, and research. This talk is part of the State Library and Museum of Connecticut History’s Third Thursday Brown Bag Lunchtime Speaker series. This series features a variety of speakers on various aspects of Connecticut History. All programs are free and open to the public and attendees should feel free to bring their lunch.