Journal of the Early Republic SUMMER 2022 Volume 42.2

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SUMMER 2022 Volume 42.2

New Issue 42.2 is now available on MUSE

About Journal of the Early Republic

The Journal of the Early Republic is a quarterly journal committed to publishing the best scholarship on the history and culture of the United States in the years of the early republic (1776–1861). JER is published for the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic. SHEAR membership includes an annual subscription to the journal.

Statement on Service

Serving the Journal of the Early Republic as a member of its staff or editorial board is a privilege and a trust.  Those doing this work must make consequential decisions scrupulously and thoughtfully, and with the welfare of the scholarly community their uppermost priority.  Only scholars whose actions demonstrate their commitment to SHEAR’s Statement of Values about Anti-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment will be trusted to fulfill these obligations.


The journal is published by the University of Pennsylvania Press. Business inquiries should be sent to Penn Press at: 

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