H-NC seeks to serve North Carolina’s diverse history communities by encouraging interaction and providing an outlet for the exchange of ideas.

Recent Content

Spectacular 19th century map of North Carolina

A few weeks ago, a link was provided to the story of a very weird mid 19th century map of North Carolina, printed from the same plates as the 1833 MacRae-Brazier map. The next map printed from those plates is one of the most spectacular maps of North Carolina ever published. Read about it here.

--

Jay Lester

William P. Cumming Map Society

Learning Through Artists Archives

Title: Learning Through Artists Archives

    Location: North Carolina

    Date: 2015-12-02

    Description: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks

       four successful student applicants interested in contemporary

       art, archives and preservation to identify, organize and care

       for the complex records of visual artists in North Carolina.

       Learning from Artists Archives is a comprehensive training pr

       ...

    Contact: hgendron@email.unc.edu

Alternative Encounters: The Second World and the Global South, 1945-1991

    Title: Alternative Encounters: The Second World and the Global

       South, 1945-1991

    Date: 2014-11-03

    Description: Alternative Encounters: The Second World and the

       Global South, 1945-1991Location: Imre Kertész Kolleg,

       Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, JenaNovember 3-4 2014A

       collaboration between the Imre Kertész Kolleg, University of

       Jena; the Centre for Area Studies, University of Leipzig; and

       the Centre of Imper ...

CFP Panelists for SAWH conference 2015-- South women and memorial efforts

Title: CFP Panelists for SAWH conference 2015-- South women and

       memorial efforts

    Location: South Carolina

    Date: 2014-07-23

    Description: I'm interested in putting together a panel for the

       2015 SAWH conference in Charleston that will focus on southern

       women and women's organizations that contributed to public

       history in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. My

       own work examines how claiming daughterhood allowed patriotic

       he ...

Eleventh Annual Southeast Indian Studies Conference, Pembroke, North Carolina

Title: Eleventh Annual Southeast Indian Studies Conference,

Pembroke, North Carolina

    Location: North Carolina

    Date: 2015-01-30

    Description: Proposals are invited for papers and panels

       addressing the study of American Indians in the Southeast

       cultural area. Topics may include academic or creative works

       on: archaeology, education, history, socio-cultural issues,

       religion, literature, oral traditions, art, identity,

       sovereignty, health and ...

Pages