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The World Wings International, Inc. Research Grant

Since its first international flight in 1927, Pan Am positioned itself as a world leader in American commercial aviation. Formed in 1959, World Wings International, Inc. (WWI) is an association of former Pan Am flight attendants that now dedicates itself to charitable activities.  This collection includes the administrative records of the organization as well as scrapbooks, photographs, membership and annual meetings files, correspondence, and financial records.

Author: 
Barbara Krauthamer
Reviewer: 
Bryan Rindfleisch

Rindfleisch on Krauthamer, 'Black Slaves, Indian Masters: Slavery, Emancipation, and Citizenship in the Native American South'


Barbara Krauthamer. Black Slaves, Indian Masters: Slavery, Emancipation, and Citizenship in the Native American South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. xiii + 211 pp. $29.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-0710-8.

Reviewed by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)
Published on H-Florida (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer

CFP deadline approaching--Society for Utopian Studies Meeting, St. Pete in October

Hello H-Florida subscribers,

 

My name is Justin Nordstrom and I'm writing as the Program Chair for the 2016 meeting of the Society for Utopian Studies (SUS).  This year, the SUS is meeting in St. Pete, and I wanted to help spread the word.  The conference takes place from Oct. 27-30 at the Hilton Bayfront in St. Pete.  Our announced Call for Papers deadline is approach next week (Monday, Aug 15) but I could discuss an extended deadline with our Steering Committee if there was significant interest.  

 

Author: 
Nicolas G. Rosenthal
Reviewer: 
Nathaniel Holly

Holly on Rosenthal, 'Reimagining Indian Country: Native American Migration and Identity in Twentieth-Century Los Angeles'


Nicolas G. Rosenthal. Reimagining Indian Country: Native American Migration and Identity in Twentieth-Century Los Angeles. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. xi + 239 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3555-5.

Reviewed by Nathaniel Holly (College of William & Mary)
Published on H-Florida (July, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeanine A. Clark Bremer

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