"The State Historical Society of Missouri is the preeminent research facility for the study of the Show Me Stateís heritage and a leader in programming designed to share that heritage with the public."
"The Museum of the State Historical Society of North Dakota collects, interprets, and preserves diverse items relating to North Dakota and her citizens. We research, write, and produce exhibits for the state museum, historic sites, and our traveling exhibit program."
"Today the Texas State Historical Association continues to pursue the "actual doing of history," from research, writing, and publications, to the strong programs that support teaching Texas history in the public school system."
"The Vermont Historical Society engages both Vermonters and "Vermonters at heart" in the exploration of our state's rich heritage. Our purpose is to reach a broad audience through our outstanding collections, statewide outreach, and dynamic programming. We believe that an understanding of the past changes lives and builds better communities."
"Our mission is to be Washington's flagship historical organization offering resources and services to citizens, visitors, and others interested in our state's history. By preserving and interpreting the stories, images, and objects of our state's past, the Washington State Historical Society helps residents and visitors understand the present and shape the future."
"The mission of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History is to identify, preserve, protect, promote, and present the ideas, arts, and artifacts of West Virginia's heritage, building pride in our past accomplishments and confidence in our future."