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Recent Content

EJI Commemorates Death of Anthony P. Crawford in Abbeville, South Carolina

Dear All, 

The Equal Justice Initiative has recenltly erected a a marker about the lynching of Anthony P. Crawford in Abbeville, South Carolina.  They have a post about the the planned events and another one recounting how everything turned out

Kind Regards, 

David Prior
Editor, H-Slavery

British Association for American Studies & Adam Matthew Digital essay prize – DEADLINE 20th January 2017

The British Association for American Studies is pleased to announce the second Adam Matthew Digital essay prize consisting of £500 plus one-year’s access to one Adam Matthew Digital archival collection chosen by the author. Prize-winning essays will be offered publication in US Studies Online: the Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Network and Blog.