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Proposed Changes to National Register of Historic Places

On March 1, 2019, the National Park Service (NPS) proposed making significant changes to regulations regarding nominations to the National Register of Historic Places. These changes would shift authority away from state, local, and tribal entities and give unprecedented power to federal agencies and large private landowners to stymie local historic preservation efforts.

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2020 OAH Annual Meeting Notifications Now Posted

The OAH Program Committee is pleased to announce that decisions regarding the 2020 OAH Annual Meeting | Conference on American History submissions are now posted.

If you submitted a proposal for the conference taking place in Washington, D.C., from April 2 to 5,  please log into the OAH User Portal and view the announcement on your home page.

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OAH Issues Statement on Government Shutdowns

During the April 4,2019, board meeting, the OAH Executive Board approved the following statement and sent it to the Acting Secretary of the Department of the Interior.

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The Journal of American History

The March issue of The Journal of American History is out now!

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