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Heat, Humidity and Collections Care

If summer weather has you thinking about the health of your collections, look to these free preservation resources

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Region 10 Welcomes a New Representative

Jim Geyer of the Pioneer & Historical Society of Muskingum County joins the team of Alliance representatives

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The History Fund

Learn more about Ohio Historical Society's designated History Fund

Since its founding in 1960, the Ohio Local History Alliance has worked closely with the Ohio Historical Society (OHS). Both organizations share a common goal to encourage the preservation and the presentation of Ohio's heritage. Although separate organizations, they are joined by this common purpose and by the belief that through collaboration the two groups can be effective in meeting their goals. The staff of the OHS Local History Office administers and coordinates all Alliance programs. The Alliance, through its twenty-three person board of trustees, provides direction and oversight for those programs. The Alliance's board also serves as the nucleus of a network of organizations and individuals interested in all aspects of community history in Ohio. ...Read more

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Heat, Humidity and Collections Care

By Rebecca Larson-Troyer The humidity and fluctuating temperatures of late likely have many of us thinking about the preservation and care of our collections. The degree to which changes in temperature and humidity affect collections is debated by experts, but …

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Upcoming Events

AASLH Annual Meeting

The American Association of State and Local History (AASLH)’s annual meeting will be held September 17-20 in St. Paul, Minnesota. This year’s theme is Greater Than the Sum of Our Parts. It is the perfect opportunity to learn from other museums, ...

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