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

OAH Joins AHA Condemning Exclusion of LGBTQ History in Florida

The OAH has, along with more than forty organizations, endorsed the American Historical Association's May 16, 2023, statement opposing the exclusion of LGBTQ+ History in Florida. The Florida Department of Education's recent ruling extends the state's "Don't Say Gay" law and "would eliminate almost entirely the history of LGBTQ+ people from the Florida social studies curriculum."

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2023 Virtual Conference Series on American History: Library open until May 31

The live sessions are now complete but registered attendees are welcome to access and watch the library of sessions until May 31.

Registered attendees can log on now to view the sessions.

Not registered? No problem. You can still register by calling us at 812 855 7311 (Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm (EDT).

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2022 OAH Annual Report Now Available

The 2022 annual report, covering the fiscal year that began on July 1, 2022, is now available. Included are reports from the president, executive director, executive editor, and treasurer, as well as updates from major departments and programs within the organization.

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The Journal of American History

Link to the March 2023 issue of The Journal of American History

The March issue of the Journal of American History is now available

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The American Historian

Link to the Fall 2022 issue of The American Historian

The Fall issue of The American Historian is now available

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