H-OIEAHC is sponsored by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia. Moderator of H-OIEAHC is John Saillant, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Recent Content

CFP: Critical Legal Histories of the North American West

[From our friends at H-AmIndian]

Laying Down the Law: Critical Legal Histories of the North American West

A Joint Symposium Sponsored by the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies at SMU and the University of Nebraska Lincoln’s History Department and Center for Great Plains Studies


CFP: Mothering Slaves, 4/2016, U Reading

[From our friends at H-Women]

Call for Papers

As part of an international research network funded by an AHRC network grant entitled ‘Mothering Slaves: Comparative Perspectives on Motherhood, Childlessness and the Care of Children in Atlantic Slave Societies’ we invite proposals for 20 minute papers for a conference to be held at the University of Reading, 19-21 April 2016.

Call for Editors and Board: Please Join Us at H-OIEAHC!

Dear subscribers:

Almost 2500 of your colleagues subscribe to H-OIEAHC, demonstrating a serious and sustained interest in information exchange, discussion, resource development, and publication in early American history.  Your patient editor John Saillant has been doing yeoman service for over 20 years; with the advent of the H-Net Commons, we have a great opportunity to add volunteers to help him expand the network's resources.

Panel: Slavery in Early Massachusetts, MHS, 5/19

Boston Area Early American History Seminar, Massachusetts Historical Society

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at 5:15 PM - Rescheduled from February!

Panel: Slavery in Early Massachusetts

Barbara A. Mathews, Historic Deerfield

Gloria McCahon Whiting, Harvard University

Comment: Maria A. Bollettino, Framingham State University

This session will consider two papers: