Governance Through Documents: The Board of Trade, its Archive, and the Imperial Constitution of the British Atlantic, 1696-1807
Postdoctoral Fellow in History and Society of Fellows at USC
November 17, 2017 | 12:00pm to 2:00pm | Doheny Memorial Library (DML) Room 233, Intellectual Commons
Complete the RSVP form for lunch and to receive the pre-circulated paper.
Historic paper trail shows difficulty of governing from half a world away From USC News | by Michelle Boston How do you rule a territory from across an ocean? These days it may not be much of an issue, with phones, email and quick flights. But in the 18th century, when handwritten letters were delivered…