The Jacob Burns Law Library [at George Washington University] has published a new online collection: "Pre-1870 Copyright Records." "The collection provides access to over 2,000 pages of digitized U.S. copyright records created prior to 1870 that had generally been assumed lost. The records were tracked down and digitized by Zvi S. Rosen, currently a Professorial Lecturer in Law and Visiting Scholar at The George Washington University Law School."
The Washington Area Early American Seminar, hosted by the University of Maryland, College Park (near downtown DC) invites proposals from scholars wishing to present work in progress in the next academic year on any topic connected to Atlantic world or American history prior to 1865.
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
UP TO 5 POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/18
1 POSTDOCTORAL IRMGARD CONINX FELLOWSHIP FOR A SCHOLAR-AT-RISK
(Location: Berlin / Closing Date: May 15, 2017)
The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Irmgard Coninx Foundation invite scholars to apply for up to six postdoctoral fellowships for the academic year 2017/18 for the research program
EUROPE IN THE MIDDLE EAST—THE MIDDLE EAST IN EUROPE (EUME)
The MUA is proud to announce a new project journal: Ships of Discovery and East Carolina University's OPERATION FORAGER! This joint project explored various aspects of Saipan's history both above and beneath the waves. Their online project journal includes great posts, slideshows, interactive images, and 3D models. You can read their posts here: http://www.themua.org/ECUSaipan
Dr. T. Kurt Knoerl
Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Museum of Underwater Archaeology
Annual Meeting of the Southwest Seminar on Colonial Latin America
Hosted by the University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
October 5-7, 2017
Theme: Beyond the Conquest - New Approaches to the Ethnohistory of Colonial Latin America
Call for Proposals
Thaler, Peter. "Peasants and Swedes: the making of a Habsburg nightmare in Early Modern Austria." Journal of Social History. Volume 42, Issue 2, 2017. Pp 205-232.