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Awards Presented to Kansas Historical Society

The Kansas Historical Society has received several awards and honors from other organizations and associations related to the history profession:

  • 1998 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit –  Native American Heritage Museum State Historic Site
  • 1999 Santa Fe Trail Association – Award of Merit – Website
  • 2001 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit –  Wheat People
  • 2001 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit –  Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains Review Series
  • 2002 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit –  Forts Book Series
  • 2002 American Association for State and Local History – Certificate of Commendation – Carry A. Nation: The Famous and Original Bar Room Smasher and Sinners and Saints: Vice and Reform in Kansas
  • 2003 Travel Industry Association of Kansas - Award of Merit - Kansas Historical Society website
  • 2004 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit – Territorial Kansas Online
  • 2006 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit – Blazing Guns & Rugged Heroes: Kansas in the Westerns
  • 2006 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit – Territorial Kansas Reader
  • 2007 Family Tree Magazine Award – 101 Best Family History Websites
  • 2008 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit –  Kansas Memory
  • 2008 American Association for State and Local History – Award of Merit –  Read Kansas!
  • 2008 Western Writer’s Association of America – Spur Award – Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains article on George Catlin
  • 2009 Oregon-California Trail Association – Outstanding Educator – Wagons Ho!, Duane Durst, Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site
  • 2011 United States Department of the Interior Partners in Conservation Award - Project Archaeology