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Community Focus
Location
Community Focus
American (US), Settler
Location
Cheney, WA
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Tacoma, WA
Founded in 1891 and now into its second century of service, the Washington State Historical Society is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and vividly presenting Washington's rich and storied history. The Historical Society offers a variety of services to researchers, historians, scholars, and lifelong learners, as well as operating the State History Research Center and the Washington State History Museum.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US)
Location
Colville, WA
The Heritage Network is dedicated to preserving and promoting the historical resources within its membership and their representative communities.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Historical Society presents rotating exhibits at its Tacoma History Museum at 406 Tacoma Avenue South in Tacoma's Stadium District.
Tacoma Historical Society works to forge connections between past and present generations, fostering an appreciation of the past and a sense of place within our community’s history
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Seattle, WA
The Rainier Valley Historical Society collects, preserves, exhibits, and interprets the history and heritage of Rainier Valley and its people, and promotes public involvement in and appreciation of its history and culture.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
South Bend, WA
Our collection include photos, archival materials, published historical volumes and historical and natural history objects.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Maple Valley, WA
The Maple Valley Historical Society is an Incorporated Organization within the State of Washington and is classified as a 501-C(3) organization by the Internal Revenue Service of the Federal Government. The organization is an all-volunteer organization formed over 35 years ago. The goals of the organization are to teach people about the history of the Greater Maple Valley area, provide a means for people to do research on their heritage, and to showcase the history of the area through maintaining three (3) museums with displays of the past. The Society has a paid membership of over 300 people and organizations.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Lopez Island, WA
The Mission of the Lopez Island Historical Society is to collect, preserve, interpret, and share local history to increase awareness and appreciation of this resource for the benefit of future generations.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), For All
Location
Kenai, AK
The Kenai Historical Society's mission is to collect, disseminate and preserve the history of the City of Kenai and the Central Kenai Peninsula to ensure we are not only preserving our past, but protecting our future and its knowledge of our history.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Federal Way, WA
Preserve The Past, Educate The Community, Inspire Future Generations
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Fall City, WA
For community enrichment and public education, we collect, preserve and interpret the history of Fall City through photos, documents, artifacts and personal stories. We share and educate today and carry the past into our future.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), For All
Location
Boise, ID
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Black Diamond, WA
The Black Diamond Historical Society was formed by a small group, led by Carl and Ann Steiert, who decided to honor the nation’s bicentennial by preserving a little bit of America right at home. Many felt a strong concern for the disappearing buildings and artifacts in Black Diamond. Restoration of the depot began following the formation of the Historical Society in 1976. The museum opened in 1982.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Anchorage, AK
The Alaska Historical Society is a volunteer-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of Alaska history by the exchange of ideas and information, the preservation and interpretation of resources, and the education of Alaskans about their heritage. Governed by a 15-member board of directors, the Society provides a forum and a vehicle to achieve these goals. AHS is a membership organization with 480+ members.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), For All
Location
Anchorage, AK
Nonprofit dedicated to the preservation of Alaska’s historic and prehistoric assets through education, promotion and advocacy!
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), East Asian, Asian, Asian American, Korean American, Korean
Location
Seattle, WA
Founded in 1985, Korean American Historical Society (KAHS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the collective memory of Korean Americans through collecting, maintaining, and transmitting the heritage and achievements of Koreans living in the United States and abroad.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Asian, Southeast Asian, Asian American, Filipino American, Filipino
Location
Seattle, WA
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Alaska Native, Settler
Location
Wasilla, AK
The Wasilla Knik Historical Society provides a window into the past showing the Knik settlement during the heyday of its existence. The vision includes recognition of the Alaska Native settlement as an integral part of the Knik settlement.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Settler
Location
Fairbanks, AK
Sharing the history and continuing story of Fairbanks and Interior Alaska.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Settler
Location
Talkeetna , AK
Talkeetna Historical Society and Museum is a small non-profit dedicated to saving Talkeetna’s culture and history.