Gordon DenBoer, editor of this present volume, received his Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin Madison, where he studied with Professor Merrill Jensen. DenBoer was research associate for the Atlas of Early American History. His work has appeared in the Journal of American History. Lucy Trumbull Brown, associate editor of this volume is also assistant editor of the Complete Works of Captain John Smith, and was for three years associated with the Institute for Early American History and Culture. Charles D. Hagermann served as editorial assistant for the current volume."