History News

History News is the official magazine of AASLH. It exists to foster publication, scholarly research, and an open forum for discussion of best practices, applicable theories, and professional experiences pertinent to the field of state and local history. A History News subscription is a benefit of AASLH membership. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.

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Museum Collecting in the Age of Black Lives Matter (HN 2022, 77 #1)
This article discusses inclusive collections policies, the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement on museums, and contemporary collecting initiatives at the Chicago History Museum that seek to better reflect their communities and their needs and concerns.
Teaching Buried History: Connecting Teachers and Cemeteries (HN 2022, 77 #1)
This article introduces history organizations to "Teaching Buried History," a free program in which staff can recruit teachers to use local cemeteries and records to teach social studies, English, and STEM.
History News 2022, Vol. 77 #1
History News 2022 Volume 77, #1. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.
History News Autumn 2021
History News Autumn 2021 Volume 76, #4. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.
History News Summer 2021
History News Summer 2021 Volume 76, #3. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.
History News Spring 2021
History News Spring 2021 Volume 76, #2. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.
History News Winter 2021
History News Winter 2021 Volume 76, #1. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.
History News Autumn 2020
History News Autumn 2020 Volume 75, #4. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.
History News Summer 2020
History News Summer 2020 Volume 75, #3. History News is the official magazine of AASLH. Each quarterly issue includes featured articles, regular columns, and a Technical Leaflet.