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Call for Papers: 27th Annual James A. Barnes Graduate History Conference at Temple University March 18-19, 2022

The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate student history organization, is pleased to announce the 27th Annual Barnes Club Graduate Student History Conference. The event will feature a keynote address from the chair of the history department at Macalester College, Dr. Walter Greason, author of International Segregation and Cities Imagined: The African Diaspora in Media and History

Author: 
Maddalena Marinari, Madeline Yuan-yin Hsu, María Cristina García, eds.
Reviewer: 
R. Bryan Zehngut-Willits

Zehngut-Willits on Marinari and Hsu and García, 'A Nation of Immigrants Reconsidered: US Society in an Age of Restriction, 1924-1965'

Maddalena Marinari, Madeline Yuan-yin Hsu, María Cristina García, eds. A Nation of Immigrants Reconsidered: US Society in an Age of Restriction, 1924-1965. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2019. 328 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08396-9.

Reviewed by R. Bryan Zehngut-Willits (New York University) Published on H-FedHist (October, 2021) Commissioned by Alison C. Efford (Marquette University)

Call for Participants: American Congress Digital Archives Portal project

This is a request for your participation in a research project that seeks to digitize congressional archives from institutions around the country and make them available on a single website. In this project, "congressional archives" refer to the primary sources created by congressional offices that document the work of the U.S. Congress and individual Members. The project will expand access to historical collections and increase research value by providing context and linkages among them.