HISTORY

HISTORIAN GUIDE

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Dean Borges

Regional Historian

DSB Engineering, Ltd.

(775) 220-5051

deanborges@aol.com

Region X Chapter Historian Info

The current Presidential Award of Excellence (PAOE) challenge for Historical activities for the current Society Year:

HISTORICAL CATEGORY -- MINIMUM: 100 POINTS, PAR: 300 POINTS

Note: Histories about a system, standard, person, event or a company, outside the geographic area of the chapter are not acceptable for PAOE points unless a credible connection may  be established by the Chapter Historian and approved by the Regional Historian. Histories for the Gold Ribbon Award shall be written by the Chapter Historian from information  obtained by interviewing a person knowledgeable of the history being written or from personal knowledge of the history of the system, standard, person, event or company; or from  detailed research as outlined in the document “How to Find Historical Document information.” All sources must be cited and referenced in a Bibliography attached at the end of the submittal document. Information obtained solely from electronic material or sources is not acceptable.

Points Related to Chapter Historical Activities:  
  • H1 50 points; (200 points maximum) For each unique ASHRAE 125 Year Celebration promotional article published on the Chapter website

  • H2 50 points; (400 points maximum) For each unique ASHRAE 125 Year Celebration promotional notification, with photo/graphics, posted on Chapter social media
    outlets

  • H3 150 points; (150 points maximum) For digitizing complete chapter historical archives posting on the chapter website and/or electronic storage and updating
    annually; (include a minimum of meeting minutes, monthly newsletters, listing of chapter executive inventory of historic items
    and memorabilia not scan‐able and CRC reports)

  • H4 100 points; (100 points maximum) For each history of a chapter, updates of the chapter history (5 years for a Chapter History), and history of a system, standard,
    person, event or a company significant to the Chapter’s history (Society Gold Ribbon Award). (Note: A Chapter history must be
    completed before other histories can be submitted for the Gold Ribbon Award.)

  • H5 50 points; (50 points maximum) For chapter historical display at CRC (updated annually or new display)

  • H6 50 points; (50 points maximum) For creating a chapter timeline with annual updates adding previous year events and posting on the chapter website and/or
    electronic storage

  • H7 50 points; (50 points maximum) For program on history as all or part of a monthly chapter meeting

  • H8 50 points; (no maximum) For identifying and documenting any heating, refrigeration or air‐conditioning plant, systems or buildings of historic interest
    within the boundaries of the Chapter ASHRAE members (see criteria in note above)

  • H9 50 points; (no maximum) For each interview with Fellow ASHRAE member

  • H10 50 points; (50 points per individual; 300
    points maximum)
    For inviting Life members to one of the monthly chapter meetings

  • H11 25 points; (200 points maximum) For publishing articles on chapter, company or member history in chapter newsletter, Society publication or chapter website (8
    newsletters)

Regional Historian Assigns/Enters the following points

  • H12 150 points; (150 points maximum) For the incoming Chapter Historian: a) 100 points for attendance at the CRC Workshop b) 50 points for completing the ASHRAE History Workshop Template between the start of the CRC and the start of the new ASHRAE Society year on July 1

  • H13 100 points; (100 points maximum) For chapter historian participating in new historical based activities unique to the Region or Society; chapter needs to have
    Regional Historian’s prior approval for this activity to qualify

  • H14 100 points; (no maximum) For each leadership recall interview, copy must be submitted to RVC by June 30

  • H15 50 – 100 points; (100 points maximum) For planning/goal setting session with Regional Historian, including the preparation and submission of the respective Chapter’s
    Historical MBOs (points assigned by Regional Historian by October 1 or 2 weeks after the CRC, whichever is later)

  • H16 10 – 100 points; (100 points maximum) For achieving goals established in goal‐setting session with Regional Historian (points assigned by Regional Historian by June 30)

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