We are a moderated multi-disciplinary forum for discussion and dissemination of scholarship on urban history and urban studies. As a member of H-NET (Humanities and Social Sciences Online), H-Urban has no geographical or chronological boundaries. Thus, we welcome the involvement of scholars, professionals, and graduate students who are interested in urban places and processes across the globe and in all eras.
The New-York Historical Society is pleased to announce that 89 maps created for the Tenement House Exhibition of 1900 are now available digitally though the Society’s website:
Table 1 in Suzanne M. Schultz's "Epidemics in Colonial Philadelphia" (Early America Review 11:1 [Winter/Spring, 2007]) lists all the major epidemics to strike the city between 1699 and 1799.
The Prison & the City. Spaces of Incarceration, Practices of Exclusion, and Public Communication
Dates and Location
3-4 October 2019
Center for Urban History of East Central Europe, Lviv, Ukraine
The Editorial Board of Urbana-Urban Affairs & Public Policy is searching for a Guest Editor for its issue to be published in Dec 2020.