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Call for Award Nominations, Agricultural History Society

The Agricultural History Society is now accepting nominations for its 2018 awards, to be presented at the annual meeting in June 2019. To be considered for an award, the article, book, or dissertation must bear a 2018 original publication date. AHS welcomes submissions for the following honors:


Commentator Needed, American Revolutionary Women, SHEAR Annual Meeting 2019

For the SHEAR Annual Meeting July 2019 in Cambridge, a  Commentator is needed for a panel on American Revolutionary women during occupation.  The panel already has a Chair and three panelists who are focusing on the areas of Newport, RI, Long Island, NY, and Philadelphia, PA.

Please contact Joanne Grasso, drjoannegrasso@gmail.com