Projects

Civil War Letters

Civil War materials from Oneida County, New York (in which Hamilton College is located). Most of these materials were written by soldiers of the 117th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment, their family and friends.

Digital Mesopotamia

The focus of this project is to link the last twelve thousand years of Mesopotamia with the present using technology, archaeology, history, anthropology, geography, and economics. Mesopotamia is one of the most important regions in the world in terms of the history of humanity, and it covers most of the modern Near East. It has two major river systems: the Euphrates and Tigris.

Refugee Project

A collaborative/collective documentary project about the daily lives of refugee families in Upstate New York, document the daily practices, rituals, and cultural events of refugee communities.

The Beloved Witness

The Beloved Witness project will create a digital archive of the video-taped and audio-taped readings, as well as personal documents, letters, and manuscripts of Kashmiri-American poet Agha Shahid Ali (1949-2001).

Collection Development Team