Table of Contents:

On Doing Local History: The Local Historian as Public Intellectual by Carol Kammen

The Value of History: When History and Memory Collide by W. Todd Groce

Slaves and Slaveholders of Wessyngton by Rob DeHart

For the Love of History: The Benefits of Collections-Based Research by Katheryn P. Viens

We Are All in This Together: Twenty-First-Century Museum Leadership by Karen Whitehair

International Students Encounter Local History by Sarah E. Elia

Award Winner Spotlight: Lombard Historical Society by Jason Crabill

Technical Leaflet #273: Demonstrating Relevance by Mark Sundlov