AKCHO was established to encourage cooperation among historical organizations and to promote and encourage the study and preservation of the history and heritage of King County through member organizations, individual members, and the community they serve, and to support such preservation efforts through public awareness and understanding of legislative issues.
THE HERITAGE ADVISOR
The newsletter of the Association of King County Historical Organizations
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Household Lace Adds Charm to Your Place
White River Valley Museum
Now through 8/1
An exhibit of historic bed, bath, table and kitchen lace textiles. Read the rest of this article »
Fisher Communications: A Century of Service and Innovation
Museum of History & Industry
Now through 9/6
Showcasing artifacts from its first 100 years of business, “Fisher Communications: A Century of Service and Innovation” features the many milestones of the Seattle-based company. Read the rest of this article »
Paj Ntaub: Stories of Hmong in Washington
Wing Luke Asian Museum
Now through 10/17
Hmong women began weaving the Paj Ntaub (pronounced ‘Pa Dau’) flower cloth to stitch a record preserving Hmong history. Read the rest of this article »
ABOUT THIS NEWSLETTER
Heritage Advisor is published 10 times a year by the Association of King County Historical Organizations as a service to members and those who support its mission. AKCHO was established in 1977 to: encourage cooperation among historical organizations; promote and encourage the study and preservation of the history and heritage of King County through member organizations, individual members, and the community they serve; and support such preservation efforts through public awareness and understanding of legislative issues.
The Heritage Advisor welcomes submissions of news items, calendar items, and opinion columns from AKCHO members, HA subscribers, and readers. Articles are limited to 300 words and they should have a strong relevance to historic preservation and heritage issues in King County, Washington. Submission of an article does not guarantee publication. AKCHO does not pay for published submissions. All articles are subject to review by AKCHO staff. Please send your article within the body of an email (no attachments, please) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AKCHO welcomes new members year round. Individual memberships are $15. Organization memberships are $35. Join more than 150 individuals and organizations supporting heritage work and historic preservation in King County. For more information and an application form, visit http://www.akcho.org/members.php.
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