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Post Archives for July 2017

17C American Women: 1607 The Settlement of Jamestown by Captain John S...

1 Jul 2017
17C American Women: 1607 The Settlement of Jamestown by Captain John S...: This narrative is taken from the 3rd book of the... »

History in the Marking Journal – Looking for New Members

1 Jul 2017
History in the Making is a national student history journal, published online twice a year. The journal aims to involve Australian... »
From: ANZAMEMS Inc

Podcast Episode 9: Early 17th Century Women's Dress with Samantha McCarty

1 Jul 2017
Hello Lovelies!Abby here! On this week's episode of Fashion History with American Duchess, I got to sit down with Samantha... »

V&A Opens New Courtyard and Entrance

1 Jul 2017
  The V&A’s Aston Webb screen from 1909, modified with five new openings on either side of the central arch,... »
From: Enfilade

17C British Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born English artist, 1607-1677)

1 Jul 2017
We have few depictions of women in the 17C British American colonies, but the prints by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born... »

Finding Shakespeare Blog Round-up: June 2017

1 Jul 2017
Take a look at the latest blog posts from the collections team at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Bram and the Guv’nor:... »

Lord High Admiral's Regiment by Ralph Mitchard

1 Jul 2017
2nd July 1667 Duke of York and Albany's Maritime Regiment - defence of Landguard Fort 350 years ago tomorrow. »

Capitaine, Lieutenant et Enseigne

1 Jul 2017
Gravée vers 1684-1685 ; page 11 du tome III du "Les Travaux de Mars ou l'Art de la guerre, divisé en trois... »

Des Mousquetaires

1 Jul 2017
Gravée vers 1684-1685 ; page 47 du tome III du « Les Travaux de Mars ou l’Art de la guerre, divisé... »

Evening Notes Index, 2017a

1 Jul 2017
Here are the Evening Note posts for the first half of 2017.June 29: Learning UrduJune 9: Invented TraditionsMay 22: Moral... »
From: Siris

Slavery Advertisements Published July 1, 1767

1 Jul 2017
These advertisements appeared in colonial American newspapers 250 years ago today.  Daily updates also available on... »

Carignan-Salieres regiment

1 Jul 2017
Ordered to Canada in 1665 this unit was one of the first French regiments to wear a uniform. »

Red, White & Blue in the Newburys

1 Jul 2017
I visited a friend up in Groveland yesterday and drove home in a very indirect way, east along Route 113 and south along... »

A Common-place Sampling

1 Jul 2017
The online history magazine Common-place just released a new issue featuring thirteen essays by young scholars on thirteen... »
From: Boston 1775

Summary of Slavery Advertisements Published June 25 – July 1, 1767

1 Jul 2017
These tables indicate how many advertisements for slaves appeared in colonial American newspapers during the week of June... »

Emotions and Vampires

1 Jul 2017
Hi Folks, I’ve been surprisingly busy over the last few weeks, hence a lack of posts. In the meantime I just thought... »

Drapeau du régiment suisse de Roll / Roll regiment's flag

1 Jul 2017
Un grand merci à la Sabretache, à monsieur Jean-Phillipe Ganascia et au musée de Genève pour... »

Memorial Portrait of Moses ter Borch, Gerard ter Borch (II), 1667 - 1669

1 Jul 2017
Killed at Landguard Fort 350 years ago tomorrow these images show the appearance of a young Dutch officeroil on canvas, ... »

July Blogroll: PNW Shakes Fests

1 Jul 2017
¶ Dear readers, ¶ Early last fall, when I had just moved into the Portland area, one of the first things on my... »

Appel à contributions : The Art Market Dictionary

1 Jul 2017
The Art Market Dictionary <http://www.artmarketdictionary.info> The Art Market Dictionary (AMD) is the first reference... »

Appel à communications : Augustus the Strong’s Dresden Residence in a European Context (Dresde, 9-11 nov. 2017)

1 Jul 2017
Zwinger & Schloss (Dresden, 9 – 11 Nov 2017) Deadline: Jul 28, 2017 International Art History Conference: Zwinger... »

Miguel de Unamuno, San Manuel Bueno, Mártir

1 Jul 2017
IntroductionOpening Passage:Ahora que el obispo de la diócesis de Renada, a la que pertence esta mi querida aldea... »
From: Siris

Appel à communication : Printing colour in the Lond 18th Cent. (Londres, 10-12 avril 2018)

1 Jul 2017
Printing Colour: Discoveries, Rediscoveries and Innovations in the Long 18th Cent. Senate House, London, April 10 –... »

Appel à communications : Russian Jewelry 1800-1917 (Saint-Petersbourg, 9-11 nov. 2017)

1 Jul 2017
Russian Jewelry Art of the 19th and Early 20th C St Petersburg, Fabergé Museum, November 9 – 11, 2017 Deadline:... »

Friday 1 July 1664

2 Jul 2017
Up and within all the morning, first bringing down my Tryangle to my chamber below, having a new frame made proper for it... »

Poldark 3:1 & 2: again changing emphases, bringing out sense of community

2 Jul 2017
[This is a draft, not yet finished; I want to add a few concluding remarks on the books, and quotations, so come back tomorrow... »

A pair of cuckolds…. from 177

2 Jul 2017
I came across these two prints on the ever-excellent Lewis Walpole site while looking for something entirely different! They... »

The Devil Upon the Wave – Teaser Trailer

2 Jul 2017
To mark the publication by Endeavour Press of the new Quinton title, The Devil Upon the Wave, I’m delighted... »

Slavery Advertisements Published July 2, 1767

2 Jul 2017
These advertisements appeared in colonial American newspapers 250 years ago today.  Daily updates also available on... »

“All the Seals have been taken out of the Council Chamber”

2 Jul 2017
Hace you seen the last royal seal of Massachusetts?At left is a picture of the impression the seal made. It shows the royal... »
From: Boston 1775

Marston Moor 1644

2 Jul 2017
The relief of York by Graham Turner Today is the anniversary of the biggest battle of the English Civil war. »

July

2 Jul 2017
What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Pennsylvania Gazette (July 2, 1767).“A Variety... »

Covenanters Against The Union: The Call to John MacMillan in 1706 #History #Scotland

2 Jul 2017
Just as the Union Crisis was coming to a head in Scotland in 1706, the “Continuing” United Societies met at Crawfordjohn... »

Made in London, Worn in America: Brocaded Silk Shoes, c. 176

2 Jul 2017
An elegant pair of brocaded silk buckle shoes, with leather sole and carved wood heel, were London-made by John Hose &... »
From: SilkDamask

Ice Cream in July During the Georgian Era

3 Jul 2017
Gentle Reader, This week marks the July 4th holiday in the U.S., which means family gatherings, outdoor picnics, firework... »

17C American Women: The Evolution of the Virginia Colony 1611-1624

3 Jul 2017
17C American Women: The Evolution of the Virginia Colony 1611-1624: Almost from the start, investors in the Virginia Company... »

Othello’s Island 2018 – Call For Papers

3 Jul 2017
Othello’s Island 2018 Nicosia, Cyprus 25-27 March, 2018 The 6th annual interdisciplinary conference on Byzantine, Medieval,... »
From: ANZAMEMS Inc

The British Library: Curator, Early Modern Collections – Call For Applications

3 Jul 2017
The British Library Curator, Early Modern Collections Salary: £26,000 per annum Location: St Pancras Job Type: Fixed... »
From: ANZAMEMS Inc

Fortnightly Books, July

3 Jul 2017
From 1942 to 1950, Isaac Asimov published a number of short stories in Astounding Magazine inspired by the History of the... »
From: Siris

The Neighbors

3 Jul 2017
"Portrait of Giamologna"by Hendrick Goltzius In Florence, directly across the street from the Palazzo Neri, where glassmaker... »
From: Conciatore

Groniningen: funded PhD history of philosophy

3 Jul 2017
There is a job add at http://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/job-opportunities/overview?details=00347 -02S0005OCP : i.a.... »

17C British Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-born English artist, 1607-1677)

3 Jul 2017
Wenceslaus Hollar (Czech artist, 1607-1677)  'Ornatus Muliebris Anglicanus. The severall 'Habits of Englishwomen, from... »

Day 8: What is a Recipe?

3 Jul 2017
A lovely summer day ahead–what awaits us on Day 8 of ‘What is a Recipe?’ Lots of videos! And also bread... »

Review: Autumn of the Black Snake

3 Jul 2017
Today at the Junto, Tom Cutterham reviews William Hogeland's new book on the United States' invasion of the Northwest in... »
From: The Junto

Battle of the Bonfires

3 Jul 2017
Salem’s traditional Independence Day eve bonfires were epic, receiving considerable regional and national attention... »

Liberty Poles and the Two American Revolutions

3 Jul 2017
By Shira Lurie On May 21, 1766, when word reached New York City that Parliament had repealed the Stamp Act, colonists poured... »

Slavery Advertisements Published July 3, 1767

3 Jul 2017
These advertisements appeared in colonial American newspapers 250 years ago today.  Daily updates also available on... »

When did pikemen stop wearing armour?

3 Jul 2017
This is a question that I am now pondering.  It's a difficult one to come to any conclusion as armour could be stored... »
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