Dear History MA and PhD students,

Genealogist Jane Ailes (most known for her work with Skip Gates on 
the African American Lives series) has a full-time and possibly a 
part-time position to fill. The project is part of Skip Gates's 
initiative to identify and document black Revolutionary War veterans. 
It is funded through April 2010 and probably through April 2011. The 
work is at her office in White Post, in Clarke County, Va. Here is 
her web site and contact info: 

Mack P. Holt
Professor of History
Director of Graduate Studies
George Mason University
Mail Stop 3G1
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444
Direct office phone: (703)-993-1259
Fax: (703)-993-1251