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The Western Historical Quarterly, presents original articles dealing with the North American West—expansion and colonization, indigenous histories, regional studies, and transnational, comparative, and borderland histories …Find out more
2016: Arrington-Prucha Prize. Western History Association.
2016: Bert and Janet Fireman Award. Western History Association.
- "Great Conceptions of Their Own Power: Native and U.S. Diplomacy in the Old Southwest" by Lauren Brand
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The Western History Association holds an Annual Meeting every fall.
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The Western Historical Quarterly accepts original articles dealing with the North American West - expansion and colonization, indigenous histories, regional studies (including western Canada, northern Mexico, Alaska, and Hawaii), and transnational, comparative and borderland histories. Submit your original research to WHQ today through the journal's new ScholarOne site.
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