Topic: History of Philanthropy
New Research: A Monthly Spotlight on Scholarship Drawn from the Rockefeller Archive Center Collections
Research reports from a variety of disciplines examine the history of philanthropic impact across the globe.
Moving scholarship by and about women from margin to center.
What began as an attempt to find more job opportunities for historians went further and launched a new field.
Is private wealth an obstacle to democracy? Fifty years ago, Congress thought so.
An early twentieth-century foundation tried using its endowment to support for-profit projects that also would achieve a social goal.