Re: Were African Americans drafted under the 1863 Militia Act?

I didn't respond to this string when it first appeared, but was really intrigued me because the entwined matter of slave impressment and black recruitment overlapped with a couple of books I had just published on the border states. I knew I had plenty of evidence that would help, but which wouldn't fully answer the questions being asked. The responses have been really helpful.

KONF: AGS Conference at Bristol 4-6 September 2019 -- REGISTRATION NOW OPEN (28.6.2019)

AGS CONFERENCE 2019 -- University of Bristol, 4-6 September 2019

REGISTRATION OPEN - deadline Friday, 28 June 2019

The next AGS conference will take place from Wednesday 4th - Friday 6th September 2019 at the University of Bristol. The lead panel will be on the theme "Citizenship". Regular panels will also be running, as well as a number of one-off panels. Full details of the programme and registration details can be downloaded on the AGS website.

New Book: Patterns of Nationhood and Saving the State in Turkey: Ottomanism, Nationalism and Multiculturalism (Routledge, 2019)

Dear Colleagues,

For those who might be interested, I would like to announce the publication of my book entitled Patterns of Nationhood and Saving the State in Turkey: Ottomanism, Nationalism and Multiculturalism (Routledge, 2019). Here is the publisher's short description of the book:

ANN: From Ottoman Subjects to Greek, Bulgarian and Turkish Citizens: Experiences of Sephardic Jews in the 19th and the 20th Centuries (Alexandroupoli, 1-2 March 2019)

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

March 1, 2019 to March 2, 2019


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