The fall issue of The Federalist has been mailed to SHFG members.
• A report on NPS’s March session on Preserving Communities in the 21st century
• An Interview with NMAH curator Peter Liebhold
• Air Force history: a look by the historian at 460th Space Wing, Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado
• Newly Declassified Records at the NDC
• Climate Change Education at Acadia National Park
• Book reviews:
The Society for History in the Federal Government in conjunction with the History and Public Policy Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center for Scholars is pleased to present the 37th annual Richard G. Hewlett Lecture, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, founded through the Organic Act on August 25, 1916.
The Hewlett Lecture and Reception will be held at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC, on October 20. The panel will discuss the National Park Service and its history during this year's 100th anniversary of its founding.
The Society for History in the Federal Government presents:The Annual Richard G. Hewlett Lecture and Reception
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October 20, 2016
“The National Park Service at Its 100-Anniversary”
Join us in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, founded through the Organic Act on August 25, 1916.
e Summer/Fall 2016 special issue of the Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, “Kentucky and the Struggle for the Early American West,” guest edited by Kevin Barksdale, is now available on Project MUSE: https://muse.jhu.edu/issue/34250
Table of Contents:
Introduction: Kentucky and the Struggle for the Early American West
By Kevin T. Barksdale
“They Steal Our Deer and Land”: Contested Hunting Grounds in the Trans-Appalachian West
By Andrea L. Smalley