Presentation to Focus on County in World War II The annual meeting of the Delaware County Historical Association will be held on Sunday, November 2, 2014. A pot luck luncheon buffet at 1:00pm sets the scene for the gathering of members and guests in the large gallery at DCHA. The luncheon will be followed by the presentation of DCHA’s annual Awards of Merit to those individuals who have volunteered their time and skills to preserve and/or present the history of Delaware County.
With hunting season upon us, we share an excerpt from THE BIG DEER and Other Stories were written by Nathaniel Curtis Marvin in the early 1890s and edited by Linda Norris for the Delaware County Historical Association, where a copy still remains and is available for viewing and research in the DCHA Library on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please call 607-746-3849 for more information or to schedule a visit.
slideshow Enjoy a slideshow of classic Delaware County eateries and recipes!
slideshow Enjoy a brief history of The Delaware County Fair and a slideshow of Fairs of years past!
slideshow 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!
The Delaware County Historical Association (DCHA) will host its annual “Enchanted Evening at the Historic Gideon Frisbee House” on Saturday, July 19th from 6 to 9pm.
In anticipation of the Delaware County Historical Association’s Civil War Reenactment on July 26 & 27, 2014, learn a little about Delaware County’s own 144th New York Infantry.
The Delaware County Historical Association is offering a one-day bus trip on Thursday, June 12 to the Corning Museum of Glass and Seneca Lake. Make your reservations by May 31, 2014.
Documentary producer Nancy Burnett will present her audio documentary, The Battle for Water: One Big City and Many Little Towns, at the Delaware County Historical Association on Saturday, April 5th at 2 to 3:30 pm.
Visit the Delaware County Historical Association in Delhi on Saturday, March 29 at 2:00pm as the museum sponsors a reading and book signing by crime author and police detective Michael Worden. Worden will read from his new book The Murder of Richard Jennings: The True Story of New York’s First Murder for Hire.