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Recent Content

Spring 2014 issue of Pennsylvania Legacies available

The spring issue of Pennsylvania Legacies is now available, in print and online (http://hsp.org/publications/pennsylvania-legacies/organizing-pennsylvania-workers). This issue focuses on the topic of organized labor in Pennsylvania. Feature articles include:

Brian Greenberg, “Class Conflict and the Demise of the Artisan Order: The Cordwainers’ 1805 Strike and 1806 Conspiracy Trial”

Introducing J. J. Ahern, H-Pennsylvania Editor and growing the content of the Network

Hello H-Pennsylvania Community,

As one of the new members of the editorial board, I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself, and mention some of the interesting ideas I hope to cover as we take advantage of the new features the Commons give us.

Introducing Allen Dieterich-Ward, Book Reviews and the H-Pennsylvania Advisory Board

Hello All,
My name is Allen Dieterich-Ward and I am an Associate Professor of History at Shippensburg University.  My research speciality is the latter half of the twentieth century and I focus on urban/metropolitan, economic and environmental history.   I am presently completing a book on metropolitan Pittsburgh that should be out next year with the University of Pennsylvania Press.  Here at Ship, I also teach graduate courses in our public history program, including the History of Tourism.