The History Place - Established July 4, 1996

Privacy Statement

The History Place ( has created this statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices:

Your IP address is used only to gather broad demographic information.

The History Place does not share or distribute E-mail addresses of visitors who send us E-mail messages.

This site contains links to selected Web sites as a courtesy to our visitors. The History Place is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external Web sites.


We use third-party advertising companies including the Tribal Fusion ad network and Google AdSense to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertisers may place or recognize a unique "cookie" on your browser. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies including opting out, please click here to visit the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) Web site.

Tribal Fusion and its parent company, Exponential, are committed to protecting user privacy while meeting the needs of publishers and advertisers.  For a detailed description of Exponential’s privacy and security related practices, please read the Exponential Privacy Policy.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses "cookies" to serve ads on our Web site. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to our Web site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.


The History Place has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

Child Safety Guidelines

The History Place does:

  • NOT collect online contact information without prior parental consent or parental notification, which will include an opportunity for the parent to prevent use of the information and participation in the activity. Without prior parental consent, online information will only be used to respond directly to the child's request and will not be used for other purposes without prior parental consent.
  • NOT collect personally identifiable off-line contact information without prior parental consent.
  • NOT distribute to third parties any personally identifiable information without prior parental consent.
  • NOT give the ability to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information without prior parental consent.
  • NOT entice by the prospect of a special game, prize or other activity, to divulge more information than is needed to participate in the activity.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement or the practices of this site, please contact The History Place.

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