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Panel for FCHS 2015 Cross-Colonial Connections

Dear Subscribers,

I'd like to put together a panel for the French Colonial Historical Society meeting in Binghampton in 2015. I'd like to find a two more panelists and a chair/discussant. The theme is "Cross-Colonial Connections."

I will present a paper on marriages between colonial subjects from different corners of French Empire. 

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