MOINES) – Board members and staff from
the State Historical Society of Iowa and Iowa Historical
Foundation will meet Thursday at the Centennial Building,
402 Iowa Avenue in Iowa City.
The SHSI board of trustees meeting is at 9 a.m. Thursday
and is open to the public. The IHF, a private, not-for-profit
corporation, will hold its board meeting at 1 p.m.
SHSI and IHF board members and staff will gather
in Iowa City Wednesday to tour the Old Capitol building,
and the Johnston County Historical Society and Antique
Car Museum before meeting with area legislative leaders,
Coralville officials, JCHS board members, Historical
Society Inc., members and other community leaders.
The State Historical Society of Iowa is a division
of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs and serves
as a trustee of Iowa’s historical legacy and
as an advocate for understanding Iowa’s past.
Its dual mission of preservation and education involves
identifying, recording, collecting, preserving, managing
and providing access to Iowa’s historical resources.
As an advocate of understanding Iowa’s past,
SHSI educates Iowans of all ages, conducts and stimulates
research, disseminates information, and encourages
and supports historical preservation and education
efforts of others throughout the state.
The Iowa Historical Foundation is a private, not-for-profit
corporation that serves the State Historical Society
through fundraising, membership and other events.
More information is available at www.iowahistory.org.
Following is the draft agenda for the SHSI board
STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF IOWA
BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING}
November 16, 2006
Iowa City, IA
Breakfast at 8:30, meeting convenes at 9:00
I. Call to Order
A. Roll Call
C. Approve Agenda
D. Approve Minutes
II. New Business
A. CLG Grants
B. HSPG Grants
C. Call for nominations to elected position
D. Iowa State University Sesquicentennial
III. Focus On: SHSI 150th Anniversary
IV. Building Tour
V. Old Business
A. Popular Publication Award
A. Chair’s Report
B. Director’s Report
C. Financial Report
D. Public Trust Division Report
E. Legislative Report
F. Iowa Historical Foundation Report
G. Reports from Our Partners
VIII. Comments for the Good of the Order
Adjournment 1:00 PM
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