NHD has affiliates around the world. These programs are independently sponsored by organizations that coordinate local and affiliate level contests where students can compete for the chance to advance to the National Contest. NHD’s affiliates also provide programmatic materials and workshops for teachers and students.

Many individuals and organizations contribute to the success of our affiliate level programs.

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To access NHD program contact and other information for a specific NHD affiliate, choose an affiliate from the box below.


Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
112 North Sixth St.
Springfield, IL 62701

Phone: (217) 782-2981

Chicago History Museum
1601 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614-6038

Phone: (312) 339-0643
Fax: (312) 799-2455

Illinois Contest