The Western History Association strives to be a congenial home for the study and teaching of all aspects of North American Wests, frontiers, homelands, and borderlands. Our mission is to cultivate the broadest appreciation of this diverse history.
Registration is Open!
55th Annual Conference of the WHA
October 21-24, 2015 - Portland, Oregon
Pre- Registration Deadline is September 30, 2015.
To receive the conference rate, click link to "add special rate code" and use Group code "WHA".
For more information visit the refer to the 2015 Conference program
or visit the conference page.
The WHA offers membership in an organization of historians focused on the study of the American West. In addition to the natural camaraderie of pursing Western history, the WHA offers these benefits to members:
The WHA has several prestigious awards, fellowships, and scholarships for exceptional work in Western history. Here are the guidelines for award submission: