CFP: Mining History Association, 29th Annual Conference

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Call for Papers
January 1, 2018
South Dakota, United States
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Call for Papers: 29th Annual Mining History Association Conference

Conference: 6-10 June 2018 in Deadwood, South Dakota

CFP Due Date: 1 January 2018

The program committee of the Mining History Association invites proposals for individual presentations or complete sessions (includes chair) on any topic or aspect of mining history. Presentations may focus on technology, business, social and cultural life, the environment, or any other aspect of mining, its associated industries, and its communities. Sessions normally include three papers of twenty minutes each. There are no temporal or geographic limits. Presentations that address mining history in the Black Hills, northern Plains, and northern Rockies are particularly welcome. 

Proposals should include title of presentation, an abstract (not to exceed one page) for each presentation, plus biographical information about each presenter, including mailing/email address. Please send the written emails via email attachment to David Wolff by January 1, 2018. Submission by email is required. 

The Program Committee for the MHA's 2018 Deadwood conference consists of Brian Leech (chair), Robert L. Spude, Bob Otto, and David Wolff. Submissions should be sent to David Wolff, MHA-Deadwood at either or

Contact Info: 

David Wolff, Professor Emeritus of History, Black Hills State University

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