Exhibit Hall

The OAH Exhibit Hall is an important feature of the OAH Conference on American History, providing you with access to the newest scholarship (and old favorites!); demonstrating the newest technologies and changing trends; and allowing you to connect with people who can help build your knowledge and skills for your professional profile. The Exhibit Hall is also crucial in maintaining the offerings of the OAH Conference on American History. Help support the profession by exploring and connecting with the many exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall!

Exhibit Hall Hours

Thursday, March 31 • 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm ET
Friday, April 1 • 10:00 am – 5:30 pm ET
Saturday, April 2 •  9:00 am – 5:00 pm ET
Sunday, April 3 •  CLOSED

“Whose Streets? Our Streets!”: New York City, 1980-2000

This pop-up exhibit is a selection of photographs from “Whose Streets? Our Streets!”: New York City, 1980-2000, and exhibition of social protest photography. >>Read more

Creating a Digital Documentary Edition of a 17th-Century Wampanoag Vocabulary

Sponsored by the Massachusetts Historical Society

This display will explore Wôpanâak Inscribed: Digital Edition of a 17th-Century Wampanoag Lexicon, a digital documentary edition that represents the manuscript text of a document in the collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society. >>Read more

Library Lounge

The Library Lounge area offers a convenient mix and-mingle space in which to relax and catch up with colleagues and friends, meet with publishers, or simply to get off your feet. The lounge also offers a recharging station for electronic devices.

OAH Career Coach®

The OAH Career COACH® is the chief online recruitment resource for American history professionals. Whether you’re looking for a new job or ready to start your career, the OAH Career COACH® can help find the opportunity that is right for you. Stop by the OAH booth for a demonstration of the services offered.

Internet Cafe

Basic wifi will be available in the Exhibit Hall. 

Native Artisan Exhibit

Thursday, Mar 31, 3:00pm–7:30pm

Regional Native artisans will share examples of their work and their experiences navigating the world of fine art, preserving Indigenous lifeways and making new traditions.

The Hub Fair

Friday, Apr 1, 12:00pm–1:30pm

The OAH is excited to invite attendees to meet agencies, consultants, associations, institutions, and companies who work with, work as, or hire historians outside the academy. Explore the fair and learn about the various participants, the types of positions that exist for historians, and how one can find these opportunities. Some groups will also be available for one-on-one informational interviews. >>Read more

The Chat Room

Saturday, Apr 2, 12:00pm–12:45pm

The Chat Room provides an opportunity for historians to share and learn from the knowledge and experiences of their peers. Led by up to two moderators, each 45-minute seminar encourages conversation in a relaxed and unstructured environment. Teach, learn, and debate while meeting friends both old and new.  >>Read more