The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal published quarterly by the Society for Historians of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era (SHGAPE). The journal contains original essays and reviews scholarly books on all aspects of U.S. history for the time period from 1865 through 1920.

The print edition of the journal is published by Cambridge University Press. The contents are available to subscribers online at Cambridge Journals Online.

This site provides a platform for the Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era Online, which publishes digital material that builds upon our print journal or otherwise relates to its mission. We are especially interested in fostering online scholarly and pedagogical dialogue concerning all forms of United States history between 1865 and 1920. We will publish several sorts of projects:

  • Materials that complement articles published in the print journal and allow the reader to explore one or another aspect of the essay in greater depth.
  • Materials that explore pedagogical opportunities afforded by articles published in the print journal.
  • Original research on any of the topics covered by the journal where the use of images, media, and/or software suggests or requires online publication.