Conference: Merchants and Mariners in Northern Seas

On August 8-14, 1999, Memorial University's Sir Wilfred Grenfell College campus in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, will host Merchants and Mariners in Northern Seas, a maritime history conference sponsored jointly by the Association for the History of the Northern Seas (AHNS) and the Canadian Nautical Research Society (CNRS).

A call for papers and sessions has been issued. For further details or submission of proposals, contact:

Dr. Olaf U. Janzen
Division of Arts
Sir Wilfred Grenfell College
Corner Brook, NF
A2H 6P9

tel.: +1 709-637-6282; fax: +1 709-639-8125 or visit the AHNS web site at: