Discover and explore Delaware County through its agricultural and industrial history

Bluestone, lumber, farming, locomotives - the history of Delaware County is the history of power. Explore the stories told here through essays, video and photographs and discover historical places on the map.

DCHA Offering Trip to Great Camp Sagamore & Raquette Lake Cruise

The Delaware County Historical Association is offering a one-day bus trip on Thursday, September 18 to Great Camp Sagamore & Raquette Lake, each located in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. 


The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown is Looking for Information!

Did you grow up on a farm in the Town of Middletown or surrounding area? Do you have photos or memories of special animals – livestock, work animals or family pets? If so, the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) would like to hear from you! 


Historic Look at The Delaware County Fair

Enjoy a brief history of The Delaware County Fair and a slideshow of Fairs of years past! 


Great Weekend at the Delaware County Historical Association with the 144th!!

It was an awesome weekend with the 144th Regiment at the Delaware County Historical Association (DCHA)!! Civil War enthusiasts from as far away as North Carolina and Oklahoma gathered to remember the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Honey Hill and Devaux’s Neck. Thanks to all the re-enactors and the staff and volunteers of DCHA for a very entertaining, educational experience! 


Discover the History of Roxbury at Woodchuck Lodge on August 2

The next Wild Saturday program at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge will be a bit tamer than most, and will focus on the history of Roxbury where the famed naturalist was born and raised.