Springs Historical Society
Mon. 7:30 PM Aug. 27, 2018

Tanya Bucci will prresent an informative program on local wild edible and medicinal plants.

Sat. Sept. 22

Community Photo Preservation Workshop – Bring old photos taken prior to 1945 (no more than 10 please) to the Folk Meeting House to have scanned and archived.  A photo preservation expert will give helpful tips to help you save your photos. Photos will be displayed for viewing.  Scanning - 9:00-11:30 am; Photo viewing and Preservation Expert - 12:30-3:00 pm

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.

Time Capsule Notes

1907 Stagecoaches stopped running. Mail was for a time carried between Grantsville and Frostburg on foot as well as between Grantsville and Salisbury.
Casselman Chronicle 1964 no. 3&4, p.14
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