S. 4.1. – The age of steam

01 Jul 2020

S. 4.1. – The age of steam

Chair: TBA

John Laurence Bush (Independent Historian) – “New Mode of Transport”: First Travels Upon the Ocean Using Steam

Helen Doe (University of Exeter) – Reaching Further: The Early Businesses that Drove the Global Expansion of Steam

Liv Ramskjaer (Norwegian Museums Association) – Sigval Bergesen, Stavanger – A strategic ship-owner for a new shipping era?

Julia C. Stryker (The University of Texas at Austin) – Consequences Imponderable and Incalculable: Gender, Steam, and Seapower in the Second British Empire