Historical Society of Long Beach

On the Line with Rosie: Our Long Beach Stories
Thursday, March 30, 2017, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
HSLB (Gallery), 4260 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, California 90807

Longtime Long Beach feminist activist and former councilwoman Hon. Gerrie Schipske presents an evening of stories about local women workers and their role in World War II. Schipske is the author of Rosie the Riveter in Long Beach, which will be available for purchase. The discussion will be moderated by retired professor of history at LBCC and CSULB, Dr. Craig Hendricks. The discussion expands upon an Historical Society of Long Beach exhibition, Long Beach Remembers Pearl Harbor. The program is free to the public and ADA accessible. Visit http://hslb.org/visit/programs for more details.

SOHA Board

SOHA Board meetings are always filled with laughter! We are all so excited to be in Long Beach. It’s a great year to celebrate oral history. #35yearsofSOHA #50yearsofOHA #longbeach 


With less than a month away from the OHA Conference, we hope you’ve had a chance to register to attend! Visit oralhistory.org/annual-meeting for more details. See you in Long Beach! 


Volunteer at the 50th OHA Conference and receive complementary registration. Contact coph@fullerton.edu for more details. 

OHA Conference


Join us for the 50th Annual Meeting of the Oral History Association featuring the Southwest Oral History Association. The meeting is scheduled for October 12-16, 2016, at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel in Long Beach, California. The theme is OHA@50: Traditions, Transitions, and Technologies from the Field. Register by August 15th for the early bird rate. See you in Long Beach! Visit oralhistory.org/annual-meeting for more details.