Saturday 1 November 2014
The Association for the Study of Connecticut, publisher of Connecticut History Review, is sponsoring a one-day conference on “Work and Workers in Connecticut and New England.” The meeting, to be held at Capital Community College, in Hartford, CT, will feature both concurrent and plenary session with speakers from diverse backgrounds discussing a wide variety of topics on all aspects of the people who worked and the jobs they held. The time period of the presentations will stretch from the colonial era into the 20th century.
Historical society and museum personnel, graduate students, independent scholars, teachers, and members of the academy are all invited to make presentations. For consideration, please submit paper title, abstract, and a short C.V.
Application deadline is 1 July 2014
Proposals should be sent to conference co-chairs:
Nancy H. Steenburg, 493 Pequot Avenue, Mystic, CT 06355, telephone 860-405-9191 or e-mailed (in MSWord format) to
President@asch-cthistory.org, Nancy Steenburg, telephone (860) 405-9191,
VicePresident@asch-cthistory.org, Eugene Leach, Trinity College