Historians & Historical Societies

Oswego County Historian
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Oswego County Historian

Justin White
Oswego County Records Center
384 East River Road, Oswego 13126
Phone: 315-349-8460
Fax: 315-349-8458

Town Historians

Albion
Florence Gardner
312 Bridge Street, Altmar 13302
Phone: 315-295-5723
Fax: 315-295-5545

Amboy
Tim Kelley
822 NYS Rte. 69, Williamstown  13493                                                                                                                     Phone/Fax:  315-964-1165                                                                                                                                                     Email:  amboytownhistorian@gmail.com

Boylston
Teddy Horth
612 Co. Rte. 13, Lacona  13083
Phone:  315-387-3481
Fax:  315-387-2459

Constantia
Marilyn Darrh
P.O. Box 144, Central Square 13036
Phone: 315-623-9165
Fax: 315-623-7713

Peg Peck
17 Peck Dr.,  Constantia 13044
Phone: 315-623-2456
Fax:  315-623-7713

Granby
John Snow
820 Co. Rte. 8, Fulton 13069
Phone: 315- 598-6500
Fax: 315-592-9270

Hannibal
Lowell Newvine
1016 Auburn St., Hannibal 13074
Phone: 315-564-6037
Fax: 315-564-7379

Hastings
Kelley House
1134 US Rte. 11, Central Square 13036
Phone: 315-481-6897
Fax: 315-668-8392

Mexico
Bonnie Shumway
P.O. Box 98, Mexico 13114
Phone: 315-963-7633
Fax: 315-963-8806

Minetto
Cathy Mulcahey
P.O. Box 220, Minetto 13115
Phone: 315-342-3205
Fax: 315-342-4421
Email:  historian@townofminetto.net

New Haven
Marie Strong
P.O. Box 141, New Haven 13121
Phone: 315-963-3900
Fax: 315-963-3900
E-mail: historian@newhavenny.com

Orwell
Rose Graham
PO Box 162, Orwell 13426
Phone: 315-298-2070
Fax: 315-298-4705

Oswego Town
George DeMass
199 DeMass Rd., Oswego 13126
Phone: 315-420-0000
Fax: 315-343-4414
E-mail: gdemass@twcny.rr.com

Palermo
Beverly Beck
139 Island Rd., Phoenix 13135
Phone: 315-593-6825
Fax: 315-598-5194

Parish
M. Bridget Swartz
P.O. Box 195
2894 W. Main Street, Parish 13131
Phone: 315-625-7833
Fax: 315-625-4791

Redfield
Elizabeth Grant
722 Co. Rt. 47, Redfield 13437
Phone: 315-599-7735

Richland
Shawn P. Doyle
P.O. Box 29
1 Bridge St., Pulaski 13142
Phone: 315-298-5174
Fax: 315-298-7348
E-mail: spdinpul@hotmail.com

Sandy Creek
Charlene Cole
1992 Harwood Drive, P.O. Box 52
Phone: 315-387-5456, ext. 7
E-mail: schistorian@frontiernet.net
Office Hours:  Fridays, 9am-3pm

Schroeppel
Barbara J. Dix
69 Co. Rt. 57A,  Phoenix 13135
Phone: 315-695-6641
Fax: 315-695-3231

Scriba
Charles D. Young
42 Creamery Rd., Oswego 13126
Phone: 315-342-6420 or 315-343-9087
E-mail: history22@Scribany.org

Volney
Florence McDougall
1445 Co. Rt. 6, Fulton 13069
Fax: 315-598-3817

West Monroe
Michael Herbert
P.O. Box 25, West Monroe 13167
Phone: 315-668-2028

Williamstown
Glenna Gorski
P.O. Box 54, Williamstown 13493
Phone: 315-964-2393

Historical Societies

Agricultural Society of Oswego County
Carol Sweeney, President
P.O. Box 66, Sandy Creek, NY 13145
Website: www.oswegocountyfair.com

Amboy Historical Society
2167 County Rte. 23, Williamstown, NY 13493

Fort Brewerton Historical Society
9 NYS Route 11, Brewerton, NY  13029
Phone: 315-676-3042
E-mail: carlinjock35@aol.com

Cleveland Historical Society
Charlene Weed, Historian
123 Rte. 49, P.O. Box 501 Cleveland, NY 13042
For membership contact Andrea Cottet
Phone: 315-675-3654
E-mail: halligan401@aol.com

Constantia Historical Society
Sharon Appleton
State Rte. 49 Constantia, NY 13044

Fulton Friends of History
P.O. Box 157, 177 S. First St., Fulton, NY 13069
Phone: 315-598-4616
E-mail: friendsofhistory@windstream.net

Halfshire Historical Society
Shawn Doyle P.O. Box 73 Richland, NY 13144
Phone: 315-298-3620
E-mail: HalfShire@hotmail.com
Website:  http://halfshire.com/index.php

The Halfshire Historical Society Building

Hannibal Historical Society
Carol Newvine, President Lois Cuyler, Treasurer
Community Center, Oswego St.  Hannibal, NY 13074
Phone: 315-564-5650
E-mail: lcnewvine@aol.com

Heritage Foundation of Oswego County, Inc.
143 West Third St., PO Box 405
Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315-342-3354
Website: oswegocountyheritage.org
Citizen group dedicated to the preservation of historical and architectural landmarks of Oswego County

Mexico Historical Society
P.O. Box 331, Mexico, NY 13114
Phone: 315-963-3129

Minetto History Buffs
6 Community Drive, PO Box 220
Minetto, NY 13115
Phone: 315-343-2393
E-mail: historian@townofminetto.net
Website: townofminetto.net

New Haven Township
Marie Strong, Historian
P.O. Box 52, New Haven, NY 13121
Phone: 315-963-8756

Oswego County Historical Society
Justin White, President
135 East Third St. Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315-343-1342

Oswego Town Historical Society
George DeMass, President
2320 County Rte. 7 Oswego, NY 13126
Phone: 315-420-0000

Parish Historical Society
Nancy Bookheimer, President
P.O. Box 145 Parish, NY 13131
Website: http://pths.parish-ny.com/

Pulaski Historical Society
Mary Lou Morrow,
MuseumCurator/Village Historian
3428 Maple Ave., Pulaski, NY 13142
Phone: 315-298-4650
E-mail: Phspulaski@aol.com

Photo of the Pulaski Historical Society

Sandy Creek History Center
1992 Harwood Dr., PO Box 52
Sandy Creek, NY 13145
Phone: 315-387-5456 ext.7
E-mail: schistorian@frontiernet.net
Website: www.sandycreeknyhistory.com
Hours:  Fridays, 9am-3pm

Schroeppel Historical Society
Barb Dix, Curator
Former (1910) St. John’s Episcopal Church
486 Main St. Phoenix, NY 13135
Phone: 315-695-6641
E-mail: bdix9@twcny.rr.com
Features history of the Town of Schroeppel and Village of Phoenix including the Oswego Canal. Open Saturday afternoons from 1-4pm during June, July and August.

Scriba Historical Society
42 Creamery Rd. Oswego, NY 13126
Phone:  315-343-3375

Town of Volney History
1445 Co. Rte. 6, Volney, NY 13069
Phone: 315-598-3817
E-mail: historian@twcny.rr.com
Website: townofvolney.com

West Monroe Historical Society
Mike Herbert, President
P.O. Box 53, 2355 NYS Rte. 49, Central Square, NY 13036
Phone: 315-676-7414
Website: http://westmonroehistory.org

Williamstown Historical Society
Glenna Gorski
P.O. Box 218 Williamstown, NY 13493
Phone: 315-964-2393