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History of the Americas & Transatlantic History

Dane Kennedy writes about Laura Donohue's recent lecture on "The History of the Fourth Amendment" in the GHI's Spring Series on his AHA Today Blog

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled Section 215 of the Patriot Act illegal under federal law but did not rule on constitutionality. Dane…

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German/European & Jewish History

First lecture in Spring Series featured on AHA Today blog

Wolfgang Krieger's lecture on "Intelligence Services and Civil Liberties: Security and Privacy in Historical Perspective" in the GHI's Spring Series…

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History of the Americas & Transatlantic History

250th anniversary of the Germany Society of Pennsylvania celebrated in Philadelphia on November 22, 2014

In 1774, the German Society of Pennsylvania was founded as a means to deal with the challenges and hardships German immigrants to the British colonies…

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German/European & Jewish History

FAZ reports on the Clark-Chickering event

German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reports on the lecture and discussion by Christopher Clark and Roger Chickering organized by the…

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History of the Americas & Transatlantic History

Congressional Briefing on “Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Historical Perspective”

GHI Director Hartmut Berghoff presented some of the results of the GHI's research project Immigrant Entrepreneurship: German-American Business…

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History of the Americas & Transatlantic History

Immigrant Entrepreneurship Project Featured in Journal of American Ethnic History Summer 2014 Issue

The German Historical Institute's Immigrant Entrepreneurship project is featured prominently in the Summer 2014 issue of the Journal of American…

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German/European & Jewish History

Transatlantic Perspectives project completed

On Thursday, June 9, 2014, the GHI said good-bye to the last two members of the "Transatlantic Perspectives" Project, Corinna Ludwig and Andreas Joch,…

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New German Ambassador Peter Wittig visits the GHI

Dr. Peter Wittig, the new German Ambassador to the United States, who assumed his position in Washington at end of April, made his first visit to the…

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German/European & Jewish History

GHI's Exhibit on Arnold Genthe featured in the Washington Post

The upcoming exhibition at the GHI, "Visions of Beauty. Arnold Genthe and the Art of Photography," was featured in a Washington Post article by…

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Roundtable on generational justice featuring GHI Research Fellow Christina Lubinski

GHI Research Fellow Christina Lubinski participated in a roundtable discussion "Verteilungskampf oder Solidarität? Generationengerechtigkeit im…

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