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125th year of preservation and study of
Kennebec County history (1891-2016)

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 and the internet.  Volunteers perform the entire work of the Society and support comes from private funds.  Those unable to come to visit us may send questions to our email address:

Email to:kennhis1891@gmail.com


Discovering, preserving, and disseminating Kennebec County history

Kennebec Historical Society
is Pleased to Join
Maine State Library and Maine State Museum
for an Evening of Discovery!


"Maine Sporting Camps"

Camps

A Talk by George Smith
Maine Author

Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 6:30PM

Talk Preceded at 5:30PM by a Tour of the State Museum Exhibit, "Inventors and Sportsmen: Maine Gunsmiths in the 1800s", 4th Floor, MSM

Maine State Cultural Building, 2nd Floor
230 State St., Augusta ME

More Information

What's new at KHS:

  • Genealogy News: Our database now contains 39707searchable names [2810 added] and 71709 listings [5200 added] You can search these names at: genealogy

  • Check out the positions available for volunteers
  • Please call ahead since, although the Reading Room will be open, the Archive will be closed on some days

    Page updated October 21st, 2016
 




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

107 Winthrop Street
Augusta, ME


OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Sep 1 - Nov 30 - 10 AM to 2 PM   Wednesday
Dec 1 - Feb 28(29) - Closed
Mar 1 - May 31 -
10 AM to 2 PM   Wednesday
Jun 1 - Aug 31 -
10 AM to 2 PM   Wed - Fri

Additional Research Hours by Appointment

Phone/Fax: (207) 622-7718
Mailing Address: PO Box 5582
Augusta, Maine 04332-5582
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http://www.kennebechistorical.org