NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR THE 2002 PUBLIC HISTORY AWARD
Nominations are sought for the Public History Award to be presented at the annual meeting of the Ohio Academy of History 19-20 April 2002 at the Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. The deadline for submission of nominations is 14 December 2001. Nominations must have a postmark not later than that date. To be nominated, a public history project, publication, or program must have been accomplished within Ohio in the previous two years and completed by 14 December 2001. Nomination forms and general rules should be requested from:
Dr. Stuart D. Hobbs
Ohio Historical Society
1982 Velma Ave.
Columbus, OH 43211-2497
Phone: (614) 297-2608
The awards program covers all public history fields, including exhibits, publications, audio-visual documentaries, oral history, public programs, symposia, archival projects, and historic preservation. Nominations are encouraged which demonstrate meritorious achievement beyond the routine functions of everyday work. All historians, whether employed by an academic or public institutions, are encouraged to apply.