Advancing the study and teaching of American history

The Organization of American Historians is the largest professional society dedicated to United States history, guided by the principles of advocacy, professional integrity, and the advancement of scholarship.

Upcoming Events

African American Religions, American Psychiatry, and the Long Civil Rights Struggle
The End of the Long Hot Summer: The Air Conditioner and Southern Culture
Women’s History as American History

News & Updates

Civil rights marchers

OAH Submits Testimony for Ohio SB83 Hearing

Forward Together: Building Community in Support of History

OAH-NPS Projects Focus on Teaching, New Approaches to Indigenous Histories

Registration for 2024 Conference on American History Is Now Open

Publications Updates

New TAH Issue Focuses on the History of Capitalism

Process Blog Call for Submissions: U.S. Intervention in Latin America

Process Blog Call for Submissions: Histories of Political Protest in the United States