Hartmut Lehmann named "Foreign Honorary Member 2020" by AHA

November 10, 2020

Congratulations to GHI Founding Director Hartmut Lehmann who has been named "Foreign Honorary Member 2020" by the American Historical Association.

Congratulations to our founding director Hartmut Lehmann who has been named the 2020 Foreign Honorary Member by the American Historical Association (AHA). Each year AHA members are invited to nominate distinguished foreign historians for the award. Recipients are distinguished scholars who have made a mark by assisting the work of American historians in their own country. The award has a long history, going back to 1885, when the AHA awarded Leopold von Ranke with its first testimonial of honorary membership.

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Hartmut Lehmann during the GHI’s 30th anniversary celebration.