The Public Historian

The Public Historian

Editor(s): Randolph Bergstrom
Published for: The National Council on Public History
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For over thirty years, The Public Historian has made its mark as the definitive voice of the public history profession, providing historians with the latest scholarship and applications from the field.

The Public Historian publishes the results of scholarly research and case studies, and addresses the broad substantive and theoretical issues in the field. Areas covered include public policy and policy analysis; federal, state, and local history; historic preservation; oral history; museum and historical administration; documentation and information services, corporate biography; public history education; among others.

Besides the stimulating articles that demonstrate the breadth of public history, each issue also includes book reviews, museum and exhibit reviews, and film and electronic media reviews. With The Public Historian, you will stay informed of the latest research and findings from the ever-expanding and increasingly international field of public history.

Individual subscriptions to The Public Historian are included with membership in the National Council on Public History. Payment for new or renewing membership in the National Council on Public History is now managed by the Executive office. Please see for more detail or contact the NCPH Executive Offices.

"History@Work" is a multi-authored, multi-interest blog sponsored by the National Council on Public History as a digital meeting place for all those with an interest in the practice and study of history in public.

The Public Historian
ISSN: 0272-3433
eISSN: 1533-8576
Frequency: Quarterly
Published: February, May, August, November

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