Dear H-Westers: Elaine Nelson, WHA Executive Director, shares this sad news about the death of our colleague Richard Lowitt.
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The 2019 David B. Warren Symposium on American Material Culture and the Texas Experience:
A Diverse History: Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest before 1900
February 22–23, 2019
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens is accepting proposals for papers on diverse people and traditions in material culture and visual art in pre-1900 Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest, to be presented at the 7th biennial David B. Warren Symposium in 2019 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Hi! I am excited to share about this documentary I have been helping with for some time now, which I think will be of interest to people in the network.
The Pacific Historical Review recently published the following articles that may interest H-West list subscribers:
- “'40-Acre Smudge': Race and Erasure in Prewar Seattle," by Megan Asaka
- "'Justice and Fairness for the American Indian': Harry Lane, Robert Hamilton, and a Vision of Native American Modernity," by Marc James Carpenter
These articles can be accessed via the following link: http://phr.ucpress.edu/content/87/2