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.
55th Annual Conference of the WHA
October 21-24, 2015 - Portland, Oregon
The deadline for pre-registration ended September 30. Those who still need to register may do so in person in Portland at the conference.
The WHA Conference hotel is sold out. Please contact the WHA office if you need assistance finding lodging in Portland.
For more information refer to the 2015 Conference program
or visit the conference page.
The Western History Association's Annual Conference is co-sponsored by a generous donation from the Library of Congress
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: