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in the scholarship, teaching, and presentation of American history.

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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2019 OAH Award Winners

The Organization of American Historians sponsors annual awards and prizes given in recognition of scholarly and professional achievements in the field of American history.

Please join us in congratulating the following 2019 OAH award and prize winners.

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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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