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Organization of American Historians

 Organization

Earlier Established Form

Mississippi Valley Historical Association

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Organization of American Historians Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS027
Overview The Organization of American Historians (OAH) was founded in 1907 under the name the Mississippi Valley Historical Association (MVHA). The founders created a historical organization that encouraged research and study of the area that made up the Mississippi Valley. In 1913 it began to sponsor a scholarly journal, The Mississippi Valley Historical Review. The organization eventually outgrew its brand name as a regional association by gaining members throughout the country. The organization...