American Nineteenth Century History

American Nineteenth Century History is a peer-reviewed, transatlantic journal devoted to the history of the United States during the long nineteenth century. It welcomes contributions on themes and topics relating to America in this period: slavery, race and ethnicity, the Civil War and Reconstruction, military history, American nationalism, urban history, immigration and ethnicity, western history, the history of women, gender studies, African Americans and Native Americans, cultural studies and comparative pieces. In addition to articles based on original research, historiographical pieces, reassessments of historical controversies, and reappraisals of prominent events or individuals are welcome. Special issues devoted to a particular theme or topic will also be considered.

Three issues a year.

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Latest articles

Volume 19 (2)

The rise and fall of a speculative bubble: geostrategic concerns, public debate and the promotion of an American trans-oceanic canal in the 1820s
vol. 19 (2): 131-158
Mr. Ely’s amendment: Massachusetts Federalists and the politicization of slave representation
vol. 19 (2): 159-176
“Madam, you ought to be the man such times as these”: gendered confrontations and the Runaway Scrape
vol. 19 (2): 177-195
Before the Pioneers: Indians, Settlers, Slaves, and the Founding of Miami
vol. 19 (2): 197-198
Glorious Victory: Andrew Jackson and the Battle of New Orleans
vol. 19 (2): 198-200
Other People’s Money: How Banking Worked in the Early American Republic
vol. 19 (2): 200-201
Plantation Kingdom: The American South and Its Global Commodities
vol. 19 (2): 202-203
Fugitive Science: Empiricism and Freedom in Early African American Culture
vol. 19 (2): 204-205
The Politics of Black Citizenship: Free African Americans in the Mid-Atlantic Borderland, 1817-1863
vol. 19 (2): 205-207
The F Street Mess: How Southern Senators Rewrote the Kansas-Nebraska Act
vol. 19 (2): 207-209
Engineering Victory: The Union Siege of Vicksburg
vol. 19 (2): 209-210
The Military Conquest of the Prairie: Native American Resistance, Evasion and Survival, 1865-1890
vol. 19 (2): 210-212
Archipelagoes of My South: Episodes in the Shaping of a Region, 1830-1965
vol. 19 (2): 212-214
Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Feminist Foundations of Family Law
vol. 19 (2): 214-215
Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites Who Fought for Women’s Right to Vote
vol. 19 (2): 215-217
The Cotton Kings: Capitalism and Corruption in Turn-of-the-Century New York and New Orleans
vol. 19 (2): 217-219
Conceived in Liberty: The American Worldview in Theory and Practice
vol. 19 (2): 219-221
Books Reviewed
vol. 19 (2): 223-223

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