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Fifty-fifth Annual Meeting
Society for the History of Discoveries
October 30 – November 2, 2014
Austin, Texas

SHD Annual Meeting 2014
Preliminary Schedule
AbstractsRegister

The Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin will be the venue for SHD’s Annual Meeting 2014 - from October 30 (Thursday) to November 2 (Sunday). The reason for that rather late slot is the desire to coincide with the opening of the new gallery on the La Salle ’s ship(wreck) La Belle.

In addition to the sessions on Friday and Saturday, a city tour will be held for Thursday afternoon (including the map room of the Texas General Land Office) and a day excursion on Sunday to San Antonio including The Alamo and the River Walk.

The CONFERENCE HOTEL is the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Austin, 6505 IH-35 North, Austin, Texas, 78752-4346 USA
(TEL: 1-512-454-3737 , FAX: 1-512-454-6915). Clink on the link above to see more about the hotel. The rate is $129.00 for participants in/attendees of the SHD meeting; simply mention that you are attending the SHD Meeting in order to secure that rate. Better still, book directly by using the following hotel/SHD link.

The hotel is a short shuttle ride from the Bullock Texas State History Museum, venue of the SHD program sessions. Walking is not recommended. There is ample parking attached to the museum if folks prefer to drive themselves.

Click on tabs above on the tool bar for Preliminary Schedule, the Abstracts of the presentations at this meeting, and online Registration.

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