Advisors & Consultants

Yale Indian Papers Project Advisory Board (2013)

Back Row (L-R): Kendall Wiggin, John Demos, Tobias Glaza, Jay Gitlin, Kate Steinway, Michael Sletcher, John Faragher, Ken Minkema, David Scott, Peter Spang 
Front Row (L-R): Faith Davison, Margaret Powell, Paul Grant-Costa, Betsy Theobald Richards


Board of Advisors

Harry Stout (Chair), Yale Divinity School, Yale University
Faith Damon Davison (Mohegan), Archivist (retired), The Mohegan Tribe  
Philip J. Deloria (Dakota), Departments of American Culture and History, University of Michigan
John Demos, History Department, Yale University
J. Kēhaulani Kauanui, Departments of American Studies and Anthropology, Wesleyan University
Kenneth Minkema, Executive Editor, The Works of Jonathan Edwards, Yale University
Stephen Pitti, Director, Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity and Transnational Migration, Yale University 
Elizabeth Theobald Richards (Cherokee) Director of Creative Strategies, The Opportunity Agenda, NYC; Program Officer Ford Foundation (2003-2010)
Jody Blankenship, Executive Director, Connecticut Historical Society & Museum
Kendall Wiggin, Connecticut State Librarian, Connecticut State Library
  • Advisor Emeritus: David Scott, Associate Editor, History of Parliament Trust, London

Subject Specialists & Consultants

Nicholas Bellantoni, Connecticut State Archaeologist (retired)
Ned Blackhawk (Western Shoshone), History Department, Yale Universit(
James Caudle, The Associate Editor, Private Papers of James Boswell
Christine DeLucia, History Department, Mount Holyoke College
John Mack Faragher, History Department, Yale University (retired)
Jeffrey Glover, Department of English, Loyola University
Rae Gould (Nipmuc), Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, Washington, DC
Pekka Hämäläinen, Rothermere American Institute, University of Oxford
Russell Handsman, Research Anthropologist, Independent Consultant
Kathleen L. Knowles (Mashantucket Pequot), Tribal Historic Preservation Office
Karen Ordahl Kupperman, Department of History, New York University
Elizabeth Mancke, Canada Research Chair, University of New Brunswick
Daniel Mandell, Department of History, Truman State University
Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, Department of Transnational Studies, SUNY at Buffalo
Michael Sletcher, Stanford University OHS, Stanford University
David Smith, Faculty of History, Cambridge University
Kevin Sweeney, American Studies and History, Amherst College
John Warner, Archivist of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Wendy Warren, History Department, Princeton University
Kendall Wiggin, State Librarian, Connecticut State Library
J. Cedric Woods (Lumbee), Director, Institute for New England Native American Studies, Boston, MA
Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel (Mohegan), Tribal Historian/Medicine Woman, Mohegan Tribe