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Nearly 130 years of preservation and study of
Kennebec County history (1891-2019)


Established in 1891, the Society has a growing collection of manuscripts, photographs and ephemera about people and places in Kennebec County that are not available in other archives.  Research and meeting facilities at 107 Winthrop Street, Augusta, include reading areas and online access to our database.  Volunteers perform the majority of the work of the Society and support comes from donations and grants.

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Kennebec Historical Society
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"Risking Lives & Fortunes, Maine's Underground Railroad"

...presented by Mark Alan Leslie
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
6:30PM

at the South Parish Congregational Church,
9 Church Street, Augusta, ME
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KHS had several volunteers come and help spruce up the grounds sorrounding the Henry Weld Fuller, Jr. House. Ben & Cynthia started the clean-up process and then Kari and Jessica (pictured above) pitched in to finish up and lastly, Glenn removed all the debris! Special thanks to all of them!
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What's new at KHS:

  • Genealogy News: Our database now contains more than 50,000 searchable names and over 88,000 listings. You can search these names at: genealogy

  • Come see our Postcards: The Legacy of Social Media exhibit!
  • Check out the positions available for volunteers


    Page updated May 17, 2019 (srw)
 


Discovering, preserving, and disseminating
Kennebec County history




KHS is located in Maine's Capital City ... in historic Kennebec Valley

107 Winthrop Street
Augusta, ME


Click the "donate" button below to join KHS or make a donation. Please be sure to explain what the amount is for in the "Add special instructions to seller" section.
Thank you!

READING ROOM
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

9am-3pm
Tuesday through Friday

Please call for an appointment
if interested in doing assisted research

Phone: (207) 622-7718
Mailing Address: PO Box 5582
Augusta, Maine 04332-5582

Those unable to visit us may send questions to our email:

kennhis1891@gmail.com

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