H-FedHist promotes the study and broad understanding of the history of the United States Federal Government and to serve as the voice of the federal historical community.
Federal History, the journal of the Society for History in the Federal Government, seeks submissions for its April 2017 issue. FH examines all aspects of U.S. government history as well as innovative work done in federal history offices. FH is an annual, peer-reviewed academic journal published both in print and online. The journal is indexed by Ebscohost, and the editors welcome articles from federal historians as well as those in academia.
WOMEN, GENDER, AND FAМILIES OF COLOR
The absorption of the U.S. Customs Service into the Department of Homeland Security in 2003 posed great problems for historians as well as administrators. Chief Historian David McKinney wrote in The Federalist: