Award to be presented in Richmond, Virginia in September
The AASLH Leadership in History Awards, now in its 66th year,
is the most prestigious recognition for achievement
in the preservation and interpretation of state and local history.
The award will be presented on September 16 during AASLH’s annual convention
in Richmond, Virginia.
The AASLH awards program was initiated in 1945
to establish and encourage standards of excellence in the collection, preservation,
and interpretation of state and local history throughout the United States.
The AASLH Leadership in History Awards not only honor significant achievement
in the field of state and local history,
but also brings public recognition of the opportunities for small and large organizations,
institutions, and programs to make contributions in this arena.
For more information about the Leadership in History Awards,
contact AASLH at 615-320-3203, or go to
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