Resources

  • The Organization of American Historians
    An organization engaged in the process of evaluating the history of the United States. It came into existence in 1907 with the name of the Mississippi Valley Historical Association, but later changed to the current title of the OAH. This organization utilizes various events in order to continue its purpose of studying and explaining American history.
     
  • The American Association for State and Local History
    An organization formed in 1904 under the title of the Conference of State and Local Historical Societies. It was not until 1940, when the AASLH would cut its connections with the CSLHS to become an independent organization. This group ensures the continuation in the studying of local and state history.
     
  • American Historical Association
    The premier organization for American historians. It was founded in 1884 and has been serving as a way for all American historians to work with each other. This site is a great tool for any major that intends to pursue a career in history whether as a teacher, writer, museum coordinator, etc.