Project Credits


The World Historical Gazetteer project has been made possible by a 3-year Preservation Access grant from the US National Endowment for the Humanities (2017-2020, PW‑253719‑17). It is also supported by in-kind contributions from the University of Pittsburgh World History Center.

Project Team

Ruth Mostern, Principal Investigator and Director of World History Center

Karl Grossner, Technical Director

Susan Grunewald, Postdoctoral Fellow

Ryan Horne, Associate, former Postdoctoral Fellow

Patrick Manning, Project Consultant

David Ruvolo, Project Manager