24870 Historical Society

Find 24870 historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of a specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.

Aracoma High School Historical Society Cole Street Logan WV 25601 26.9 miles from 24870 304-752-6500

Mercer County West Virginia Historical Society 908 Harrison Street Princeton WV 24740 35.6 miles from 24870 304-425-9017

Matewan Historical Society Old WV 65 Delbarton WV 25670 35.9 miles from 24870 304-426-6275

Graham Historical Society Saunders Lane Bluefield VA 24605 38.9 miles from 24870 276-326-6680

Kanawha Valley Historical Society 179 Summers Street Charleston WV 25301 41.1 miles from 24870 304-342-7676

Tazewell County Historical Society 100 West Main Street Tazewell VA 24651 44.9 miles from 24870 276-988-4069

Bland County Historical Society 6394 North Scenic Highway Bastian VA 24314 45.2 miles from 24870 276-688-3438

St Albans West Virginia Historical Society 404 4th Avenue St. Albans WV 25177 46.4 miles from 24870 304-727-5972

Giles County Historical Society 208 North Main Street Pearisburg VA 24134 52.1 miles from 24870 540-921-1050

About Historical Societies

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.