Dutchess County Historical Society Essay Contest Each member has traced their lineage, using genealogically accepted documentation, back to an individual, male or female, who supported the American Colonies in their quest for independence from Great Britain.
The Dutchess County Historical Society conserves the past to educate for the future by procuring, promoting, and preserving the history of Dutchess County. We are proud to be known for our publications, educational outreach, and collection of archival materials, photographs, and objects inclusive of the entire county.
Dutchess County Historical Society, located in Poughkeepsie, New York, was formed in Pleasant Valley, New York May 26, 1914 and received its Charter from the Regents of the University of the State of New York in 1918. Its mission is to discover, preserve and share the local area's history and artifacts from the time of its earliest people to the present.Welcome to DCGS! The Dutchess County Genealogical Society was established in 1972 to help organize and direct genealogical work in Dutchess County, New York. The Society is a not-for-profit organization under IRS Code 501(c)(3) and all donations to the Society are tax-deductible.Dutchess County Historical Society, Poughkeepsie, New York. 1.4K likes. Dutchess County Historical Society collects, preserves and promotes the county's history to educate and engage both present and.
Historic Resource Survey. An Old Mapping Project Renewed. The Historic Resource Survey was conducted in the 1980s and resulted in a set of maps,. structures, landscapes, and objects. Compiled by Stephanie Mauri from the Dutchess County Historical Society, John Clarke from the Dutchess County Department of Planning and Development.Read More
The Cochise County Historical Society occasionally sponsors historical field trips and guest speakers as a service to all of those interested in learning more about the rich history of our county. In the past, this was achieved by inserting paper notices inside the journals prior to their being mailed out.Read More
The Dutchess County Historical Society, located in Poughkeepsie, NY, is a local organization dedicated to studying and preserving the history of Poughkeepsie. The Historical Society fosters an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on local history.Read More
The Dutchess County Historical Society was formed in 1914 and is active in the preservation of a large collection at the 18th century Clinton House. The Society has published a yearbook since 1914 and presents up to four awards of merit in the field of Dutchess County history each year. Media. Dutchess County has no television stations.Read More
The Sumter County Historical Society will sponsor its annual Myrtis G. Osteen Essay Contest, for which local high school students will get the chance to write a two- to three-page essay on the.Read More
ESSAY CONTEST: The Cochise County Historical Society is sponsoring a History Essay Contest, which will have two categories; Adults (over 18) and Students (18 and under). Anyone interested is encouraged to write and essay pertaining to Cochise County; for instance, it can be about a person (living or dead), an incident, the natural history, an historic building, etc.Read More
The Historical Society of the New York Courts was founded in 2002 by then New York State Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye. Its mission is to preserve, protect and promote the legal history of New York, including the proud heritage of its courts and the development of the Rule of Law.Read More
There are 10 Historical Societies in Dutchess County, New York, serving a population of 295,685 people in an area of 796 square miles.There is 1 Historical Society per 29,568 people, and 1 Historical Society per 79 square miles. In New York, Dutchess County is ranked 29th of 62 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 12th of 62 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.Read More
Dutchess County Historical Society, Nonprofits. Clinton House Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. (845) 471-1630.Read More
Dutchess County Historical Society, Poughkeepsie, New York. 1.3K likes. Dutchess County Historical Society collects, preserves and promotes the county's history to educate and engage both present and.Read More