Today’s guest post is by Jay Precht, associate professor of history at Penn State Fayette. His article, “Coushatta Homesteading in Southwest Louisiana and the Development of the Community at Bayou Blue,” appears in the February 2018 issue of the Journal.
Today’s guest post is by Alejandra Dubcovsky, University of California, Riverside. Her article, "When Archaeology and History Meet: Shipwrecks, Indians, and the Contours of the Early-Eighteenth-Century South" appears in the February 2018 issue of the Journal.
At the Journal editorial offices, we are looking forward to the first issue of Volume 84, which will be available in early February. As always, the February issue opens with the SHA presidential address. If you missed hearing Rice University’s John B. Boles present “My Life with the Journal” at the #2017SHA meeting in Dallas, you can catch up with it in print.