SHOT 2015 Annual Meeting
SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF TECHNOLOGY
8-11 October 2015, Albuquerque, New Mexico (USA)


RAILROAD CONSTRUCTION, LABOR REGIMES AND COMMERCE 
IN THE PORTUGUESE AND COLONIAL FRONTIER ZONES
PANNEL 43




About this pannel: purposal document (pdf)
Anne McCants, MIT (USA)

1. Transport technology and economic change in the "frontier" of Tras os Montes, Portugal
E. Beira and Anne McCants
slides (E. Beira), slides (Anne McCants)


2. Building railways in the portuguese colonies of Africa and India: the Mormugão and Ambaca railways
Bruno Navarro and Hugo Silveira


3. Building the infrastructures od the empire: labor, labor processes and technology transfer in large scale projects in Britains's Asian and African colonies, c. 185 - c. 1920
Ian Kerry


4. Final comments
Ellan Spero


Photo of the Balloon Festival by Ian Kerry
Ellan Spero