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Recent Content

Karen R. Roybal
Julia C. Frankenbach

Frankenbach on Roybal, 'Archives of Dispossession: Recovering the Testimonios of Mexican American Herederas, 1848-1960'

Karen R. Roybal. Archives of Dispossession: Recovering the Testimonios of Mexican American Herederas, 1848-1960. Gender and American Culture Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 186 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3382-4; $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3381-7.

Reviewed by Julia C. Frankenbach (University of Colorado at Boulder)
Published on H-California (March, 2018)
Commissioned by Khal Schneider

Call for Graduate Students to Author Southern California Quarterly Historiographical Essays

Calling all graduate students interested in the history of Southern California: In celebration of the 100th volume of the Southern California Quarterly, the Historical Society of Southern California would like to look back at the ways in which the journal has covered various topics related to the region’s history. We’re seeking historiographical essays that provide an overview of a thematic topic through articles published in the Quarterly over the years. Scholars are free to choose the thematic topic of the essay. All topics are welcome.