Event Date/Time: Oct 30, 2008 End Date/Time: Oct 31, 2008
Registration Date: Oct 24, 2008
Early Registration Date: Oct 24, 2008
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 10, 2008
Paper Submission Date: Mar 10, 2008
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Description

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.

Teacher Workshop Proposals also requested.
Are you a teacher who has created an innovative, comprehensive, or timely curriculum on some aspect of Illinois’ history, culture, politics, geography, literature, or archaeology? Why not share your expertise with other teachers at the Conference on Illinois History?

Several teacher workshops are offered during the conference, which attracts professional and avocational historians, graduate students, and those engaged in the study of Illinois history at libraries, historic sites, museums, and historical societies. The conference is accredited by the ISBE for CPDUs.

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Additional Information

To receive a printed registration form and program for the conference, contact Donna Lawrence, IHPA, 1 Old State Capitol Plaza, Springfield, IL 62701, by email at donna_lawrence@ihpa.state.il.us, or phone 217/785-7933.

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