Collection Description: A substantial collection of manuscript material, photographs, and printed matter relating to the All-American Girls Baseball League, a women's professional league active in the American Midwest from 1943 to 1954. Included is a set of nine loose-leaf notebooks totaling over 1100 leaves compiled by South Bend Blue Sox executive Harold T. Dailey, (1894-1971), a South Bend, Indiana, oral surgeon who served on the South Bend Blue Sox board of directors from 1945 to 1952, and was involved with the club through 1954.
Midwestern History Association Conference in June: the response to the call-for-proposals for the Third Annual Midwestern History Association conference was overwhelming! From those proposals, 80 presentations have been selected for the final schedule, which can be found at the link below. Please spread word of the conference to your friends and colleagues and join us in Michigan on June 7.
CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS: edited collection of essays on the intellectual history of the American Midwest.
Mapping Midwestern Minds: Essays on the Intellectual History of the Midwest
Deadline: July 1, 2017
Posted for Jon Lauck
Per IAH President John Larson: