Formation of the Oklahoma Cultural Heritage Trust to Benefit Collections in Oklahoma Museums, Libraries and Archives


Posted on 12/31/2012

Institute of Museum and Library Services announces Connecting to Collections Statewide Implementation Grant to the Oklahoma Department of Libraries to form the Oklahoma Cultural Heritage Trust

The Oklahoma Cultural Heritage Trust (OCHT) is an alliance between the Oklahoma Department of Libraries, the Oklahoma Historical Records Advisory Board, the Oklahoma Historical Society, and the Oklahoma Museums Association. With a $245,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, it is working to improve support for Oklahoma collections-based archives, libraries, and museums.

 

Oklahoma Cultural Heritage Trust 2012-2014 Projects

Collections Care Conferences (April 29-30, 2013 and 2014)

Call to Action: May Day Public Awareness Event at the Oklahoma State Capitol (May 1, 2013 and 2014)

Preservation Road Show Event (April 30, 2013 and 2014)

10 Most Endangered Artifacts Campaign

Marketing and Media Relations

Site Visits and Collections Care Plans

Endangered Heritage Traveling Exhibit

 

 

The Oklahoma Museums Association thanks Susan Feller for leading this most needed effort.  OMA is excited to be a major partner in the Trust.

 

Stay up to date by checking the website at www.culturalheritagetrust.org