Here is the certificate. It took over 3 years to get all the research done. Many hours at the county office building researching deeds but look what has happened. The first historic district for the Town of Guilford. Congratulations to GHS and the Town!!!
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Happy Anniversary to the Guilford Historical Society. We have over 150 members now from all over the United States. I hope to keep members posted on this blog. A news letter goes out 2 times per yesr but there is never enough room to include everything. Members also receive the monthly minutes but, Tom and I and other members are constantly researching geneaology and other history of Guilford that may be of interest and here we can share photos with you. So, this is the first entry.
Come one and all and invite guests:
The Guilford Historical Society’s annual dinner will be held on Wednesday evening, September 24, 2008, 6 p.m. at the Old Mill in Rockwell’s Mills. The cost per dinner is $16 and includes salad, eight selection salad and relish tray, home-made bread and rolls, potato and two vegetables, dessert, and beverage, as well as tax and gratuity. We will have four dinner choices including Chicken Old Mill, broiled ham steak, shrimp in beer batter, and beef burgundy. Reservations are needed by September 20. Call Tina Pabst at 895-6131 or e mail at email@example.com or call Gertie Pierce Boyd at 895-6475. Please pay at the door with cash or check made out to the Guilford Historical Society. A the same time, it is a good opportunity to renew your membership or join GHS. Dues are $10 single, $15 family.
This is a special occasion as it marks our 10 years as a society. Please try and attend. Our presentation will reflect highlights of the past decade with a Power Point slide show.