Our Team

Welcome to the Hebron Historical Society. We are an all volunteer group trying our best to make a difference.  We receive no town funding so we rely on our annual yard sale, selling lunch at the yearly town meeting, membership dues, and donations. The Society also researches, and has published a number of publications available for sale.

 

Welcome to our website.

 

 

New home for HHS. Originally a mid 1800 school house.

Welcome to the Hebron, Maine Historical Society

 

We are located in the area of western Maine known as "Oxford Hills". The towns of Harrison, Hebron, Norway, Otisfield, Oxford, Paris,Waterford and West Paris comprise this area.

The Hebron Historical Society was incorporated in 1993 for the purposes of:

  • (a) to preserve, for the benefit of the general public, the history of the Town of Hebron, the Oxford Hills area and the State of Maine
  • (b) to provide to the general public a resource of historical data, documents and artifacts for the purposes of study, broad public education and enjoyment
  • (c) to provide for lectures, exhibits, printed or visual materials, social events and other activities associated therewith.

 

 

July     Directors Meeting  at the Hebron Town Office 4:00   Please note special day            

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2020

         
 

 

 
 
 

July     Monthly Membership Meeting at the Hebron Fire Station at 7:00 PM                            

  28      Program : "Bringing Water to Hebron"      The History of the Hebron Water Company.

2020                            Presented by Hebron's own Lewis Williams                 

         

 

 

 

Aug 

 11

2020

 

Aug 

  25

2020

 

 

Sept

   8

2020

 

 

 Directors Meeting at the Hebron Town Office 4:00 PM                                  

 

 

 

Annual Meeting at the Hebron Fire Station 7:00 PM with the Election of Officers from the Directors group

Program : "Wildlife, Hunting and Fishing in Early Hebron"

                          Presented by Hebron's own Charles Tobie 

 

 

Combined Program with Minot Historical Society at the West Minot Grange a Hall

Program: Milton Ricker on the History of the Trolley from Lewiston to Mechanic Falls 

Pot Luck Supper at 6:00 PM. Program at 7:00 PM      Please note the earlier than usual time !

Pot luck attendees are requested to bring a dish or desert to share.

The event is free, but donations are accepted.

 

Oct

13

2020

Directors Meeting at the Hebro Town Office 4:00 PM

 

 

Oct 

 27

2020

 

Monthly Membership Meetint at the Hebron Town Office at 7:00 PM

Program : "Some Take Pride in Chariots, and Some in Horses" ,  William H.H. Merrill's service during the Civil War

                            Presented by Civil War enthusiast Nick Picerno

         

 

 

 

 

           
 

 

 

           
 

 

 

         

Local Historian and Genealogist Ben Conant "Hebron's Western Maine Sanatorium 1901-1959"

Joint Program with the Minot Historical Society at West Minot Grange Hall

                    Pot Luck Supper at 6:00 PM       Program at 7:00 PM

 

Pot Luck attendees are asked to bring a food dish or desert to share.

Supper and Program open to all. Donations are accepted. 

 

 

Monthly Membership Meeting at the Hebron Town Office at 7:00 PM 

Program: Windham Realtor Linda Griffin on Understanding Antique Homes

 
 

 

         
             

 

In October 2008, the Internal Revenue Service determined that the Hebron Historical Society is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501 (C) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Society is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2533 of the Code. Any donations to the Society are tax deductible for the giver.

 

 

 

 

 

We cordially invite you to our monthly programs they are free, and open to the public !

The membership meetings are normally held in the Hebron Town Office conference room on the 4th Tuesday of each month, at 7P.M.

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