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Past Annual Meeting Agendas

Information on past annual SHFG meetings are listed below.

2017
April 13, 2017
“A Return to the Archives”
National Archives Building
Washington, DC
Agenda:  2017 Program

2016
March 16–19, 2016
“Challenging the Exclusive Past”
NCPH–SHFG  Joint Conference
Baltimore, Maryland
Agenda:  2016 Program

2015
April 24–25, 2015
“Across the Great Divide: Historical Research in a Digital World”
Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Agenda:  2015 Program

2014
April 4–5, 2014
“Federal History and the Public Audience”
Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies
Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Agenda: 2014 Program

2013
April 4-5, 2013
“Public History in the Digital Age”
SHFG-OHMAR Joint Conference
National Archives at College Park
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2013 Program

2012
March 21, 2012
National Archives at College Park
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2012 Program

2011
“Federal History in Times of National Crisis and Change”
March 31, 2011
National Archives at College Park
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2011 Program

2010
March 25, 2010
National Archives at College Park
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2010 Program

2009
Thirty Years Young: Meeting New and Future Challenges and Opportunities in Federal History
March 19, 2009
National Archives at College Park
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2009 Program

2008
March 13, 2008
National Archives II
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2008 Program

2007
Current Challenges and New Directions in Federal History
March 8, 2007
National Archives II
College Park, MD
Agenda: 2007 Program

2006
March 2, 2006
Ronald Reagan Building
Agenda: 2006 Program

2005
Oral History in the Mid–Atlantic Region
March 17–19, 2005
Agenda: 2005 Program

2004
SHFG at 25: The History of History in the Federal Government
March 19, 2004
Library of Congress
Agenda: 2004 Program

2003
Federal Records and the Cause of History
March 14–15, 2003
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
Shepherdstown, WV
Agenda: 2003 Program

2002
A Dynamic Relationship: The Federal Legislature, Executive, and Judiciary in Operation
April 11, 2002
Library of Congress
Agenda: 2002 Program

2001
Clio’s Wardrobe: Styles of Federal History
March 15, 2001
Library of Congress
Agenda: 2001 Program

2000
Jefferson Building, Library of Congress

1999
Jefferson Building, Library of Congress

1998
National Archives at College Park, MD

1997
18th Annual Meeting. Joint meeting with the National Archives Assembly
National Archives at College Park, MD

1996
17th Annual Meeting
Two-day event at Harpers Ferry, WV.

1995
16th Annual Meeting
National Archives at College Park, MD

1994
15th Annual Meeting
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC

1993
14th Annual Meeting
Two-day meeting, April 7–8, 1993
National Archives Building, Washington, DC

1992
13th Annual Meeting
Madison Building, Library of Congress

1991
12th Annual Meeting
Rayburn House Office Building
U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC

1990
11th Annual Meeting
Joint SHFG/OAH Annual Meeting
Washington Hilton, Washington, DC

1989
10th Annual Meeting
Jefferson Building, Library of Congress

1988
9th Annual Meeting
Madison Building, Library of Congress

1987
8th Annual Meeting
Joint SHFG/NCPH meeting
Hyatt Regency, Washington, DC

1986
7th Annual Meeting
Madison Building, Library of Congress

1985
6th Annual Meeting
Madison Building, Library of Congress

1984
5th Annual Meeting
Madison Building, Library of Congress

1983
4th Annual Meeting
Madison Building, Library of Congress

1982
3rd Annual Meeting
April 14, 1982
National Archives Building. Washington, DC

1981
2nd Annual Meeting
April 22, 1981
National Archives Building, Washington, DC

1980
First SHFG “General Meeting”
April 16, 1980
Forrestal Building, Washington, DC. (See the first The Federalist, Summer 1980, p.1)


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