54 AASLH Members Receive Over $5 Million in IMLS Grants

54 AASLH member institutions were awarded prestigious Museums for America grants from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). These grants, representing funds of more than $5 million, will be used to restore and conserve collections, create new inclusive programming and exhibits, and many other worthy projects. We congratulate our members on the hard work that led to these awards, and look forward to seeing the results of these endeavors.

Adirondack Museum
Blue Mountain Lake, NY

Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Seminole Indian Museum
Hollywood, FL

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage
Hermitage, TN

Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Augusta Museum of History
Augusta, GA

Bartlesville Area History Museum
Bartlesville, OK

Brooklyn Historical Society
Brooklyn, NY

Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Chicago History Museum
Chicago, IL

Christ Church Preservation Trust
Philadelphia, PA

Concord Museum
Concord, MA

Connecticut Landmarks
Hartford, CT

Dallas Heritage Village
Dallas, TX

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site
Philadelphia, PA

Elgin Area Historical Society
Elgin, IL

Ford’s Theatre Society
Washington, D.C.

Fort Ticonderoga Museum
Ticonderoga, NY

Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
Santa Fe, NM

Golden History Museums
Golden, CO

Gold Nugget Museum and History Center
Paradise, CA

Historic Annapolis
Annapolis, MD

Historic Cherry Hill
Albany, NY

Historic Hudson Valley
Pocantico Hills, NY

Historic New England
Boston, MA

Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Jewish Museum of Maryland
Baltimore, MD

Kent Historical Society
Kent, CT

Levine Museum of the New South
Charlotte, NC

Lost City Museum
Overton, NV

Maine Historical Society
Portland, ME

Maine State Museum
Augusta, ME

Martha’s Vineyard Museum
Edgartown, MA

Michigan History Center
Lansing, MI

Missouri Historical Society
St. Louis, MO

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge, MA

Museum of the City of New York
New York, NY

Museum of History and Industry
Seattle, WA

Museum of Osteopathic Medicine, A.T. Still University
Kirksville, MO

Mystic Seaport
Mystic, CT

Nantucket Historical Association
Nantucket, MA

Naper Settlement
Naperville, IL

National Museum of American Jewish History
Philadelphia, PA

Nebraska State Historical Society
Lincoln, NE

New Bedford Whaling Museum
New Bedford, MA

New Jersey State Museum
Trenton, NJ

Portsmouth Athenaeum
Portsmouth, NH

Preservation Society of Newport County
Newport, RI

Queens Museum of Art
Queens, NY

Rokeby Museum
Ferrisburgh, VT

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum, Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX

Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens
Akron, OH

Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Dallas, TX

The Strong, National Museum of Play
Rochester, NY

Tryon Palace
New Bern, NC