The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) has announced its next meeting will be held on November 18, 2008, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the National Archives Building in Washington, DC.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) recently announced the dates for its annual institutes for educators in the summer of 2009. Primarily Teaching: Original Documents and Classroom Strategies will be held at nine of the agency’s locations. Information on the program and application instructions are available on-line.
The National Archives, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Library of Congress have all recently announced special programs and exhibits to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s birth throughout 2009.
The National Council on the Humanities will meet in Washington, DC on November 13-14, 2008. The meeting will be held in the Old Post Office Building, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. A portion of the morning and afternoon sessions on both days will not be open to the public. Click here for the full agenda of the meeting.