Southeast Asia Microform Project Annual Meeting

Event Logistics

Wednesday, March 14, 2012
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Judy Alspach -

The Annual Business Meeting of the Southeast Asia Microform Project (SEAM) will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, in the Peel Room of the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.

SEAM member libraries fund projects and acquisitions of research materials related to the study of Southeast Asia through an annual membership fee. Representatives of member institutions meet annually to discuss current and future projects and determine priorities for additional acquisitions.

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Excavating Attitudes on Opium Prohibition from Colonial Records

British Colonial Office records held by CRL reveal the dynamics of a robust opium trade in Southeast Asia in the late 19th and early 20th century.