Conference on Illinois History Call for Papers (Call for Papers)

Venue: Conference on Illinois History 2003

Location: Springfield, Illinois, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 09, 2003 End Date/Time: Oct 10, 2003
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 14, 2003
Paper Submission Date: Mar 14, 2003
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Fifth Annual
Conference on Illinois History
Springfield, Illinois
October 9-10, 2003

Proposals for individual papers or panels on any aspect of Illinois' history, culture, politics, geography, literature, and archaeology are requested for the Conference on Illinois History. The Conference welcomes submissions from professional and avocational historians, graduate students, and those engaged in the study of Illinois history
at libraries, historic sites, museums, and historical societies.

Each proposal should include a summary of the topic and a one-page resume of the participant. The summary should specify the major primary and secondary sources used in the research. Proposals should be for formal, footnoted papers. The deadline for proposals is March 14, 2003. Individuals will be notified of the committee’s decision by April 30. Send proposals to:

Thomas F. Schwartz, State Historian
Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
1 Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701-1507

Phone 217/782-2118, Fax 217/785-7937


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