Editor Alexandra Kindell has issued a final Call for Contributors to help complete the World of Antebellum America encyclopedia. See below for the call for contributors and list of available entries.
Call for contributions to the antebellum America installment in the Daily Life encyclopedia series published by ABC-Clio.
This is the last call for contributions in the Daily Life series volumes on antebellum America. If you are interested in contributing, please contact Dr. Alexandra Kindell at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible.
Word counts and compensation will be discussed with interested parties. Generally, word counts from 500-1,000 words. This project is almost complete, so entries are due late summer-fall. Anyone interested in an easy summer project?
Landholding and Property Ownership
Urban Residential Architecture
Row Houses and Tenements
Home Type (by social or class status)
Merchants and Clerks
Public Feasts or Meals
Public Squares and Public Spaces
County Seats and Market Towns
Plantation houses (by region)
Land inheritance patterns
Urban Family Structure
Grades and Futures
Social Clubs and Community
Agricultural Societies (orgs, newspapers, fairs)
Downing, Andrew Jackson
Division of Religions (due to sectional problems)
Yeoman Farmer (North and/or South)
Expanding Role of Government
Silver (within art)
Leisure Travel and Vacations
Second Great Awakening
African American Protestantism
Bathing and Washrooms
Finney, Charles Grandison
Dr. Alexandra Kindell