Outside of Harvard

2019 Apr 02

MHS: Naming Plantations in the 17th-Century English Atlantic

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Paul Musselwhite, Dartmouth College

Comment: Cynthia Van Zandt, University of New Hampshir

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2019 Mar 05

MHS: Parson Weems: Maker and Remaker

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Steven Bullock, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Comment: Elizabeth Maddock-Dillon, Northeastern University 

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2019 Feb 05

MHS: Making Money in the Massachusetts Bay Colony: the Boston Mint, 1652-1686

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Mara Caden, MHS-NEH Fellow

Comment: Penelope Ismay, Boston College

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2019 Jan 08

MHS: The Consecration of Samuel Seabury and the Crisis of Atlantic Episcopacy, 1782-1807

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Brent Sirota, North Carolina State University

Comment: Chris Beneke, Bentley University

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2018 Dec 04

MHS: “Attend to the Opium”: Boston's Trade with China in the Early 19th Century

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Gwenn Miller, College of the Holy Cross

Comment: Dael Norwood, University of Delaware

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2018 Nov 06

MHS: “A Rotten-Hearted Fellow”: The Rise of Alexander McDougall

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Christopher Minty, Adams Papers, Massachusetts Historical Society

Comment: Brendan McConville, Boston University 

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2018 Oct 02

MHS: Boston Area Seminar on Early American History: The Protestant Cult of the Dead in New England, 1800-1848

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Erik Seeman, University at Buffalo, SUNY

Comment: Kenneth Minkema, Yale University

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2018 Sep 20

MHS: Graduate Student Reception

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoCalling all graduate students and faculty in history, American Studies, or any related field! Please join us for our ninth annual Graduate Student Reception.

Starting at six pm, you can enjoy free drinks and hors d’oeuvres as you meet students and professors from other universities working in your...

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2019 Jan 17

MHS: Boston Seminar on African American History (event TBD)

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on African American History and co-sponsored by the College of Fine Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, co-sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

 

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2018 Nov 15

MHS: An “Organic Union”: Ecclesiastical Imperialism and Caribbean Missions

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on African American History and co-sponsored by the College of Fine Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, co-sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Christina Davidson, Harvard University...

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2019 Apr 09

MHS: Environmental Racism and Environmental Justice in Boston

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Environmental History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Michael Brennan, University of Maine

Comment: Daniel Faber, Northeastern Universit

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2019 Mar 12

MHS: Biological Exchange in the Pacific World in the Age of Industrial Sugarcane Plantations

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Environmental History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Lawrence Kessler, Consortium for the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Comment: Nancy Shoemaker, University of Connecticut

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2019 Feb 12

MHS: Amputated from the Land: Black Refugees from America and the Neglected Voices of Environmental History

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Environmental History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Bryon Williams, Academy at Penguin Hall

Comment: John Stauffer, Harvard University 

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