Author Archives: Robert Johnston

Proposed Amendment to CCHS Constitution

Notice:  Proposed Amendment to our CCHS Constitution for membership review.  This notification of a proposed amendment to the CCHS constitution, appears here on the CCHS Blog and on our website in PDF form.  It also appears in print on page … Continue reading

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County Historical Society Summer Picnic is Wednesday, July 11

Are you interested in learning more about the Keelboat, Flatboat and Storeboat industries of early Chautauqua County? The Chautauqua County Historical Society’s summer picnic will take place this year in Falconer Park (N. Phetteplace St., Falconer, N.Y.) beginning at 6 … Continue reading

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More Chautauqua County Historical Society past lecture pdf’s have been added to our website.

Over the past few months, Chautauqua County, New York Historian Michelle Henry has been providing searchable pdf’s of some of the Chautauqua County Historical Society’s past lectures.  A list of all of these lectures going back to 1884 can be … Continue reading

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Are these from Sheridan, New York?

Found some old photographs with some other items.  Information garnered from the collection indicates that these might be from Sheridan, NY.  Anybody out there recognize these?

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Chautauqua County Civil War Muster Rolls Now Online

The Chautauqua County Historical Society (Westfield, N.Y.) has made available online the complete listing of Civil War muster rolls for each township in the county. They are provided, thanks to the work of Chautauqua County Historical Society staff, volunteers and … Continue reading

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Upcoming events for 2012!

Welcome 2012!  The Chautauqua County Historical Society / McClurg Museum program and events schedule is coming together.  Click on the links to the right to get the current information. NOTE!!! Book and Paper Show attendees, be aware that the date … Continue reading

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