History of Hudson’s Bay Company and Province of Manitoba Presentation Now Available for Viewing on CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel

The CBHA/ACHA Webinar Talk on the fascinating histories of The Hudson’s Bay Company (350 years) and the Province of Manitoba (150 years) is now available for viewing on the organization’s YouTube Channel. The presentation, moderated by the President of Canada’s History Society Janet Walker, features talks by Professor Joe Martin, Professor Emeritus

Two New Book Reviews Added

E. A. Heaman, Tax, Order, and Good Government: A New Political History of Canada, 1867-1917. Montréal, PQ, Kingston, ON: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2017. xvi + 582pp., figures, tables, notes, index. Cloth; ISBN 9780773549623, Cdn $39.95. Caitlin Rosenthal, Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018. xiv

Call for Submissions: CBHA/ACHA Best Article on Canadian Business History

The Canadian Business History Association, Canada’s leading organization for the study of business in Canada, invites submissions for its annual Award for Best Scholarly Article in Canadian Business History.  The prize committee encourages the submission of articles from all methodological perspectives, and from any scholarly journal or journalistic source (provided

Upcoming CBHA/ACHA Webinar: The Historical Anniversaries of the Hudson’s Bay Company and the Province of Manitoba

Register today for the fourth presentation in the CBHA/ACHA Talks series. This webinar presentation will celebrate and explore the fascinating histories of the Hudson’s Bay Company (350 years) and the Province of Manitoba (150 years). Date: Thursday December 10th, 2020Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST Speakers: Mr. Sandy Riley is

Call For Submissions: CBHA/ACHA Best Book in Canadian Business History Award

The CBHA/ACHA, Canada’s leading organization for the study of business in Canada, offers a bi-annual prize for the Best Book in Canadian Business History, broadly defined. The prize committee encourages the submission of books from all methodological perspectives. It is particularly interested in innovative studies that have the potential to expand the boundaries

History of Coffee, Cannabis and Alcohol Industries Webinar Presentation Now Available for Viewing on CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel

The CBHA/ACHA Webinar Talk on the fascinating history of the coffee, cannabis and alcohol industries is now available for viewing on the organization’s YouTube Channel. Speakers explore the transition in each of these consumption industries from a state of stigmatization to one of normalization throughout history. The presentation, moderated by

Two New Book Reviews Added

Paul Blustein, Laid Low: Inside the Crisis that Overwhelmed Europe and the IMF. Waterloo, ON: Centre for International Governance Innovation, 2016. xv + 485pp., Cloth; ISBN 978-1-928096-33-7, Cdn $110.00, Paper; ISBN 978-192-8096-25-2, Cdn $28.00. Fredrik S. Eaton, Between Stone and Stars: A Memoir. [Toronto, ON]: Barlow Books, 2018. v +

Upcoming CBHA/ACHA Webinar: The History of the Coffee, Alcohol and Cannabis Industries

Join us on Tuesday November 17th at 2:00 pm EST for this fascinating discussion on the history of three industries that have developed from being socially stigmatized to normalized. Speakers: Professor Jonathan Morris, University of Hertfordshire is a historian of consumption, with particular interests in commodities, food, marketing, retailing, and

Canadian Business History Association Webinar Reminder – Pandemics and Business History

A reminder to register for the upcoming CBHA/ACHA webinar ‘Pandemics and Business History: Lessons From the Past’ to be held on Friday October 30th at 2:00 pm EST. The 1918-20 influenza pandemic has been cited often as one of the few relatively recent events that is comparable to the current

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