Event Type

AHA Online, History Behind the Headlines, Webinar/Virtual Event

AHA Topics

Graduate Education, K–12 Education, Teaching & Learning, Undergraduate Education

Event Description

In this panel, three experts on archives, preservation, and access discussed issues regarding the archival implications of presidential transitions.

Read about the event in Perspectives on History.


  • Chair: Sarah Weicksel, American Historical Association
  • Richard H. Immerman, Temple Univ., emeritus; chair, NARA Review Committee, American Historical Association
  • Trudy H. Peterson, consulting archivist and former acting archivist of the United States
  • Gary M. Stern, National Archives and Records Administration