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.

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;
  • Across the Province – Keeping you informed of developments and events across Ontario;
  • 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;
  • Events and Exhibits – Featuring heritage exhibits and events across Ontario;
  • From the Bookshelf – Recently published books relating to the province’s history, reviewed by Dr. Cynthia Comacchio. Please mail copies to the OHS office;
  • Youth Corner – Articles written about or by Ontario’s students;
  • 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 Daniel Dishaw at ddishaw@ontariohistoricalsociety.ca.

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Past OHS Bulletins

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Submission Deadlines

February Bulletin (prints late-February):
February 1st

April Bulletin (prints late-April):
April 1st

Summer Bulletin (prints early to mid-August):
2nd week of July

September Bulletin (prints late-September):
September 1st

December Bulletin (printed mid-December):
3rd week of 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.


Reprinting of articles must be accompanied by the acknowledgement: Reprinted from the OHS Bulletin (Issue No. & Date) published by The Ontario Historical Society. All photo credits and bylines must be retained.

Views expressed by contributors and advertisers are not necessarily those of the OHS. The OHS gratefully acknowledges the support of the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.