Projects

The people at History Associates bring decades of practical experience and academic training to provide a spectrum of products and services, including historical research, records management, museum and corporate exhibits, archival services, and written histories.  Here are some sample projects.

Featured Histories Project

Farm Credit System’s 100th Anniversary

Historians, archivists, collections managers, and exhibit planners at History Associates all came together to support this 100th Anniversary celebration.

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Featured Collections Management Project

Upgrading a Museum Collections Management Database

History Associates helped the Grand Lodge migrate data from their existing Alpha 4 database into PastPerfect.

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Featured Interpretive Planning Project

The Civil War Trust Battle Apps

The Civil War Trust sought to create a series of self-guided tours of selected battlefields for smartphones using GPS technology.

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Featured Historical Research for Litigation Project

Documenting Common Knowledge in Statute of Limitation Arguments

History Associates’ historical research helped attorneys obtain a successful summary judgment in an antitrust suit against the NFL.

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Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Sentara Healthcare 125 Year Anniversary Book

This richly illustrated book follows Sentara from its beginning as the 25-bed Retreat for the Sick to the large healthcare network it has become today.

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Featured Archives Project

Preserving the History of National Park Service Sites

The National Park Service has collections of important historical and operational records for its sites, but many archives were unprocessed and largely inaccessible.

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Featured Histories Project

SEC Historical Society: Oral History Project

The SECHistorical Society engaged History Associates to assist in its oral history project.

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Featured Exhibits Project

Preserving Corporate Identity for GlaxoSmithKline

To celebrate the company’s heritage and foster employee pride, GlaxoSmithKline selected History Associates to design a series of exhibits.

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Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Bausch & Lomb: 150 Year History

A breathtaking trip through 150 years of history, beginning with a handshake between immigrant businessmen.

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Featured Collections Management Project

Conducting a Heritage Asset Inventory

History Associates inventoried and cataloged all heritage assets at the campus of the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY.

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Featured Historical Research for Litigation Project

Thorough Investigation of Asbestos Claims

How to prove that the plaintiff was confusing Johnston Pump Company with a different manufacturer with a similar name.

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Featured Exhibits Project

Image Research for Woodstock Exhibits

The Museum at Bethel Woods wanted to create exhibits that would be as unique and powerful as the 1969 Woodstock music festival they commemorate.

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Featured Histories Project

Using History in Rebranding Healthcare Distribution Alliance

History Associates historians helped place HDA’s rebranding efforts in the context of its long history of adapting to new challenges.

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Featured Historical Research for Litigation Project

JPMorgan Chase: Investigating Connections to Slavery

A ordinance required JPMorgan Chase to investigate back to the late 1700s.

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Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Westat Company History Book

The Westat company history book pays tribute to the employees who have consistently grown the company from its beginnings as a small Denver-based startup into a global employee-owned statistical services and survey research firm.

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Featured Collections Management Project

Establishing Collections Standards and Procedures for a New Museum

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters wanted to organize and display their treasured collection of antique woodworking tools.

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Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Milestones: International Harvester, McCormick, Navistar

In a classic coffee-table book presentation, Milestones tells the history of the classic American company founded by inventor Cyrus McCormick.

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Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Arnold & Porter History Book

This illustrated full-scale coffee table book documents the first 35 years of Arnold & Porter, a colorful and influential law firm.

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Featured Histories Project

Farm Credit System’s 100th Anniversary

Historians, archivists, collections managers, and exhibit planners at History Associates all came together to support this 100th Anniversary celebration.

View Project

Featured Collections Management Project

Upgrading a Museum Collections Management Database

History Associates helped the Grand Lodge migrate data from their existing Alpha 4 database into PastPerfect.

View Project

Featured Interpretive Planning Project

The Civil War Trust Battle Apps

The Civil War Trust sought to create a series of self-guided tours of selected battlefields for smartphones using GPS technology.

View Project

Featured Historical Research for Litigation Project

Documenting Common Knowledge in Statute of Limitation Arguments

History Associates’ historical research helped attorneys obtain a successful summary judgment in an antitrust suit against the NFL.

View Project

Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Sentara Healthcare 125 Year Anniversary Book

This richly illustrated book follows Sentara from its beginning as the 25-bed Retreat for the Sick to the large healthcare network it has become today.

View Project

Featured Archives Project

Preserving the History of National Park Service Sites

The National Park Service has collections of important historical and operational records for its sites, but many archives were unprocessed and largely inaccessible.

View Project

Featured Histories Project

SEC Historical Society: Oral History Project

The SECHistorical Society engaged History Associates to assist in its oral history project.

View Project

Featured Exhibits Project

Preserving Corporate Identity for GlaxoSmithKline

To celebrate the company’s heritage and foster employee pride, GlaxoSmithKline selected History Associates to design a series of exhibits.

View Project

Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Bausch & Lomb: 150 Year History

A breathtaking trip through 150 years of history, beginning with a handshake between immigrant businessmen.

View Project

Featured Collections Management Project

Conducting a Heritage Asset Inventory

History Associates inventoried and cataloged all heritage assets at the campus of the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY.

View Project

Featured Historical Research for Litigation Project

Thorough Investigation of Asbestos Claims

How to prove that the plaintiff was confusing Johnston Pump Company with a different manufacturer with a similar name.

View Project

Featured Exhibits Project

Image Research for Woodstock Exhibits

The Museum at Bethel Woods wanted to create exhibits that would be as unique and powerful as the 1969 Woodstock music festival they commemorate.

View Project

Featured Histories Project

Using History in Rebranding Healthcare Distribution Alliance

History Associates historians helped place HDA’s rebranding efforts in the context of its long history of adapting to new challenges.

View Project

Featured Historical Research for Litigation Project

JPMorgan Chase: Investigating Connections to Slavery

A ordinance required JPMorgan Chase to investigate back to the late 1700s.

View Project

Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Westat Company History Book

The Westat company history book pays tribute to the employees who have consistently grown the company from its beginnings as a small Denver-based startup into a global employee-owned statistical services and survey research firm.

View Project

Featured Collections Management Project

Establishing Collections Standards and Procedures for a New Museum

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters wanted to organize and display their treasured collection of antique woodworking tools.

View Project

Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Milestones: International Harvester, McCormick, Navistar

In a classic coffee-table book presentation, Milestones tells the history of the classic American company founded by inventor Cyrus McCormick.

View Project

Featured Corporate History and Anniversary Books Project

Arnold & Porter History Book

This illustrated full-scale coffee table book documents the first 35 years of Arnold & Porter, a colorful and influential law firm.

View Project