Springs Historical Society
May 23, 2015

The Springs Museum and the Springs Farmers'' Market will open for the season Sat. May 23.  See web pages and calendar for details.

Monday August 24, 2015- 7:30 PM

"Antique Quilts - an American Legacy" Suzanne Cawley will present a "show-and-tell" lecture about quilts using examples dating from 1830 to the recent past at the Folk Meeting House in Springs.  admission is free and open to the public.

Welcome to Springs Historical Society

The Springs Historical Society of the Casselman Valley is a non-profit organization founded in 1957 which sponsors the Springs Folk Festival, Farmers' Market, Museum, Alta Schrock Nature Trail, Public Programs, and annually publishes the Casselman Chronicle, a historical and genealogical journal.

Purpose of the Organization:
To foster and actively participate in the preservation of personal property, buildings, sites, landmarks, documents, and other items of historical interest and aesthetic and social value; to revive pioneer arts and crafts and to foster interest in and appreciation for the history of the area and to carry on research in the same. The corporation does not contemplate pecuniary gain or profit, incidental or otherwise, to its members.



Marketplace

Time Capsule Notes

04/17/1795 Ebenezer Griffith of Chestnut Farms (near Compton's Mill, Elk Lick Twp.) served as one of three associate judges to serve Somerset County. These were
Casselman Chronicle 1966 no. 3& 4, p.1
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