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Sources for business history: catalogues of bank files

Sources for art history: Catalogue of the pictures of Alfred de Rothschild 1901

Sources for yachting history: Plans for Nathaniel von Rothschild's yacht Veglia 1905

Sources for natural history: Walter 2nd Lord Rothschild and his zebra carriage: c.1910

Sources for global financial history: Map of lines of the Brazil Railway Company: c.1920

Sources for business history: index cards to bank files

Sources for social history: Rothschild Hospital Paris: 1920s

Sources for business history: detail of a Rothschild bond coupon

Sources for architectural history: Halton House: 1890s

Sources for the history of travel: Lionel de Rothschild's tours of Spain: 1909

Sources for local history: Tring Park: c.1900

Sources for Royal history: shooting party with Edward Prince of Wales: 1893

Sources for political history: Lionel de Rothschild: first Jewish MP: 1858

Sources for sporting history: St Amant winner of the Derby: 1904

Sources for local history: gardeners at Aston Clinton: 1899

Sources for Rothschild family history: Lionel de Rothschild's yacht Rhodora: 1927

Sources for London history: entrance to New Court: 1965

Sources for design history: plans for Lionel de Rothschild's Rolls-Royce: 1930

Sources for business history: Rothschild gold bars produced by the Royal Mint Refinery: 1930s

Sources for business history: letters of August Belmont Rothschild Agent in New York: 1860s

EABH Conference 2015: 'Historical links betwen USA and Spain', Madrid, 9-11 April

The study of the historical links between USA and Spain is of vital importance for the social sciences and the humanities. These present and future of these two countries is marked and determined by unbreakable cultural and economic ties. The current globalising trends cannot be understood or analyzed outside of the framework of these connections.

The Instituto Franklin of the Universidad de Alcalà, the Citiy College of New York Division of Interdisciplinary Studies, and the Instituto Cervantes New York seek papers from a broad arrange of disciplines and areas of study with a special emphasis in interdisciplinary approaches to the historical links between USA and Spain.

The main goal of the conference is to provide a place for academicians and professionals with cross-disciplinary interests related to these topics, to meet and interact with members inside and outside their own particular disciplines in the areas of Humanities and Social Sciences.

The conference will be organized in sections with different section coordinators. Papers on the following topics will be prioritized:
1. Colonial & Post Colonial Studies. Coordinator: Juan Carlos Mercado.
2. Education and Cultural Links. Coordinator: Lorenzo Delgado.
3. Foreign Policy. Coordinator: Rosa Pardo.
4. Science & Technology. Coordinator: Santiago López.
5. Economics & Global firms. Coordinator: Julio Tascón & Misael Arturo López-Zapico.
6. Military Relations. Coordinator: Federico Aznar. Common strategies and the Spanish army inclusion into the transatlantic framework

9-11 April 2015
Alcalà de Henares, Madrid

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Posted on the 27th February 2015
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