Whether you’re looking for information on a specific part of Indiana history, images from the state’s past or an expert to put an issue into historical context, the Indiana Historical Society is a wonderful resource for media outlets.
Contact Rachel Hill Ponko, director, public relations, at (317) 233-8814 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance, including high resolution images.
- IHS Press Releases Crown Hill: History, Spirit and Sanctuary
Nov. 9, 2013
The Indiana Historical Society Press is pleased to announce the release of Crown Hill: History, Spirit, and Sanctuary. Published in cooperation with the Crown Hill Heritage Foundation, the book examines the cemetery’s complete history and places its story in the larger historical context of the development and growth of American landscape architecture.> read more
- IHS Press Releases Indiana Out Loud
Aug. 6, 2013
The Indiana Historical Society Press is pleased to announce the release of Indiana Out Loud: Dan Carpenter on the Heartland Beat. This collection of the best of this renowned op-ed columnist’s work since 1993 includes engaging perceptions of some of the state’s most intriguing characters.> read more
- IHS Seeks Nominations for Annual Founders Day Awards
June 27, 2013
The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) is seeking out nominations for seven annual awards given out at the Founders Day Dinner each year. With these awards, the IHS recognizes outstanding individuals whose efforts have enriched the lives of others by conveying awareness and appreciation of Indiana’s history on local, regional and statewide levels.> read more
- Indiana Students Succeed at Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest
June 14, 2013
Indiana was well represented at the Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest at the University of Maryland at College Park (June 9-13), with 57 students competing and five projects reaching the finals and/or receiving special awards.> read more
- IHS Workshops Get Genealogists Started, Set Generational Timelines
June 10, 2013
Summer is a great time to work on gathering and organizing family history, and the Indiana Historical Society (IHS), will offer a two workshops this summer that can help with those efforts—Timelines on June 22 and Start With What You Know on July 27. Both programs will take place throughout the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, located at 450 W. Ohio St. in downtown Indianapolis.> read more
- IHS Offers Fun-Filled Evening of “Preparing for the Zombie Apocalypse"
June 4, 2013
The Indiana Historical Society (IHS), along with several community partners, will offer a fun-filled evening of food, drink, information and the undead with its Preparing for the Zombie Apocalypse program on Wednesday, June 19, at 7 p.m. The event will take place throughout the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, located at 450 W. Ohio St. in downtown Indianapolis.> read more