I would like to express my gratitude to the following individuals and institutions for their help thus far in the realization of this project.
The National Endowment for the Humanities for Fellowship support. — Victoria Barnett and Susanne Kord for their initial help with grant applications. Jacqueline de Sepibus, Lauren Yoder, Peter Staengle, Marty Shue of Carolina Custom Designs, Bent Nielsen, the Thorvaldsen Museum in Copenhagen, Manuela Woyda, Cara Ryan, Sabine Schierhoff, and Hedwig T. Durnbaugh.
Other acknowledgements are made in different parts of the project and will be added to this page as materials are uploaded.
Background image: grand reading room in the Göttingen University library ca. 1820, attributed to Friedrich Besemann.
Header image: Marburg between 1826 and 1850; unknown artist.