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Rosemont College in Rosemont will offer five evening lectures at Lawrence Hall on successive Tuesday nights from September 21 to October 19 [1982] to celebrate the tercentenary of the City of Philadelphia. “The Main Line: More Than a Railroad” series will record the change brought about by the railroad in the area from Paoli to city limits, em­phasizing various aspects of its life and growth. Each lecture will welcome distinguished guests related to that field. To register and re­quest information on the admission fees and schedule, please write the Department of Continuing Education, Rosemont College, Rosemont 19010, or call (215) 527-8191.


Call for papers: “History Today: The State of the Discipline” is the theme for the 13th Biennial History Conference at Kutztown State College, Kutztown, to be held on April 15, 1983. The conference com­mittee invites proposals for papers on a wide range of relevant topics, including historiography, methodology, public history and innovative teaching techniques, from any specialized field within the discipline. Please submit titles and abstracts for proposed papers by November 1, 1982, to Prof. Allida S. McKinley, Department of History. Kutztown State College, Kutztown 19530.