Pauline Maier Early American History Seminar “To know if it is true”: Spies, Sentinels, and Prisoners of War in the South Carolina-Florida Borderland 4 December 2012.Tuesday, 5:15PM - 7:30PM Alejandra Dubcovsky, Yale University Comment: Daniel Tortora, Colby College

The seminar paper describes how the Spanish created a new network of information that consisted of mobile and trusted informers. It is part of a project that examines the acquisition and transmission of information in the pre-postal, pre-printing press colonial South.