New Brighton Area Historical Society
The objective of the society shall be the discovery, preservation and dissemination of knowledge about the history of the area in and about New Brighton.
- Give to the Max requestDONATIONS matched – (CLICK on LINK ) https://www.givemn.org/organization/New-Brighton-Area-Historical-Society Please consider a 100% tax-deductible donation of $50, $100, $250, (or any amount is welcome), to the New Brighton Area Historical Society in Long Lake Park in New Brighton, MN. This will help keep our doors open to share our local history free to all. We currently…
- Trunk or TreatNBAHS board members Peg Joyce along with Jim & Lori Nebel participated in the New Brighton Trunk or Treat event passing out candy (donated by Cub Foods) to approximately 1300 costumed kids accompanied by their parents (Oct 21st 2023). New Brighton Parks Department estimated 3000 passed by our decorated table. We held a drawing offering…
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Vintage Photos of New Brighton
These vintage photos are part of the photography collections of the New Brighton Area Historical Society, which numbers over 4000 photographs. If you are interested in finding information about our photos, please check the download page for a listing. To obtain copies of photos, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
To discover and collect any material which may help to establish or illustrate the history of the area in and about New Brighton, its exploration, settlement, development and activities in peace and war, its progress in population, ethnic groups, wealth, education, arts, science, agriculture, manufacturing, trade, transportation, religion and finance – printed materials such as histories, genealogies, biographies, description, gazetteers, directories, newspapers, pamphlets, catalogues, circulars, handbills, programs and posters; manuscript materials such as letters, diaries, journals, memoranda, reminiscences, rosters, service records, account books, charts, and other multimedia materials, such as oral and written histories; and museum materials such as pictures, photographs, paintings, portraits, scenes, aboriginal relics, and material objects illustrative of life, conditions, events, and activities in the past or the present; and to preserve historic artifacts.
To disseminate historical information to interested persons, groups and institutions and arouse interest in the past by publishing historical materials in the newspapers or otherwise, by holding meetings with addresses, lectures, papers, discussion and tours; by marking historic buildings, sites and trails; and by operating a museum.
Give to the Max request
DONATIONS matched – (CLICK on LINK )
Please consider a 100% tax-deductible donation of $50, $100, $250, (or any amount is welcome), to the New Brighton Area Historical Society in Long Lake Park in New Brighton, MN. This will help keep our doors open to share our local history free to all. We currently have a matching grant from an anonymous donor of up to $5000.