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Call for Proposals: Utah State Historical Society's annual conference: "Public Heath and the Common Good" **Deadline extended to May 1 2021!**

The Utah State Historical Society announces the focus of its 69th annual conference to be held September 20-24, 2021. Beginning January 1 we are accepting proposals for papers, sessions, and panels to be presented at the conference.

Upcoming Deadline: William L. Clements Library 2021-22 Research Fellowships

The William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan is accepting applications for research fellowships for the 2021-22 cycle. Specializing in pre-1900 American history and culture, the Clements Library's primary resources (books, manuscripts, prints, maps, photographs, and much more) support diverse research topics. Particular strengths include: graphic arts, gender and ethnicity, religion, the American Revolution, Native American history, the history of slavery and antislavery, Atlantic history, the Caribbean, cartography, reform movements, travel and exploration, among others.