OHS Bulletin

The official newsletter of The Ontario Historical Society.

The OHS Bulletin is the official newsletter of The Ontario Historical Society. It is published quarterly, reaching readers in spring, summer, fall, and winter. It is mailed to every OHS member free of charge, and shares information about ongoing issues concerning the Society and Ontario’s heritage sector.

Current Issue: September 2023

2023 September Bulletin Cover

In This Issue:

  • Newboro and Area Heritage Society Host “Heritage Matters” (1)
  • OHS to Celebrate 135 Years at 2023 Annual General Meeting (1)
  • President’s Report (2)
  • Ontario History Autumn 2023 (2)
  • Executive Director’s Report (3)
  • OHS Visit to the Lost Villages Museum (3)
  • Remembering Kirk Howard: 1943-2023 (4)
  • Emancipation Day 2023 (4)
  • Museum Milestones (5)
  • Heritage Apparel Line a Big Hit for the Collingwood Museum (5)
  • Barry Penhale’s Ontario: Detective John Wilson Murray & The Blenheim Swamp Murder (6)
  • From the Bookshelf (7)
OHS Bulletin Cover

Regular columns in issues of OHS Bulletin:

  • President’s Report – A message from OHS President
  • Executive Director’s Report – A report from the Society’s Executive Director
  • Museum News – Articles featuring or of interest to museums, produced by the OHS Museums Committee
  • Cemetery News – Articles concerning the Society’s efforts to preserve Ontario’s cemeteries, edited by Marjorie Stuart, marjstuart@sympatico.ca
  • From the Bookshelf – Recently published books relating to the province’s history, reviewed by Dr. Cynthia Comacchio. Please mail copies to the OHS office
  • Barry Penhale’s Ontario – Exploring unique characters and communities from all across the province

For more information about submitting materials (articles, photographs, event listings and books for review), please contact OHS Bulletin Editor and Executive Director Daniel Dishaw at ddishaw@ontariohistoricalsociety.ca.

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Submission Deadlines

March Bulletin:
Second Friday in February

July Bulletin:
Second Friday in June

September Bulletin:
Second Friday in August

December Bulletin:
Second Friday in November

For more information or to reserve space in an upcoming OHS Bulletin, please contact Daniel Dishaw at ddishaw@ontariohistoricalsociety.ca or (416) 226-9011.

Additional Information

Editor: Daniel Dishaw

Email: ddishaw@ontariohistoricalsociety.ca
Telephone: (416) 226-9011 | Toll Free 1 (866) 955-2755

ISSN | 0714-6736
Printer | Harmony Printing Ltd.


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