Re: [IAM_ListServ] Illinois Museums are Amazing- Let's prove it!
- Peoria Riverfront Museum, which opened on 10/20/12 after Lakeview Museum closed on 9/1/12, is submitting a nomination for an exhibition we had a year ago, Skirting Convention: Illinois Women Artists, 1840-1940. So we are doing our part.On Jan 24, 2013, at 11:54 AM, lombardhistory@... wrote:
I am able to help any organization with their application for the AASLH Leadership in History Awards. Please see below for details. Let's represent Illinois on the national level!!!!
Jeanne Schultz Angel
Executive Director, Lombard Historical Society
23 W Maple, Lombard IL 60148
As the stewards of Lombard's heritage, we will make the past meaningful in order to impact our community's present and future.
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From: AASLH News
Sent: Thu, January 24, 2013 11:10:25 AM
Subject: Did your organization do something amazing this year?
Did your organization do something amazing this year?
Every year, AASLH bestows the Leadership in History Awards in recognition of excellence in the field of state and local history.
The Leadership in History Awards was established to encourage standards of excellence in the collection, preservation, and interpretation of state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful to all Americans. By publicly recognizing superior and innovative achievements, the Leadership in History Awards serve as an inspiration to others in the field.
AASLH recognizes excellence in the following areas:
•Projects, including programming, civic engagement, exhibitions, restoration projects, etc.
•Organizational General Excellence
Applicants can self-nominate or nominate another project.
Organizations of all sizes are encouraged to apply!
Deadline for nominations is March 1, 2013.
For more information, visit the website or contact: