Springwater-Webster Crossing Historical Society

Springwater Webster Crossing Historical Society

 

The members of the Springwater-Webster Crossing Historical Society value the people and the rich heritage of this beautiful area.

 

  

 

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

 

Programs are presented on the Fourth Tuesdays of Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, and Nov at the Springwater American Legion, 7998 School Street, with the Annual Business Meeting in March.  Meetings are free and open to the public and start at 6:30 pm with a dish to pass dinner.  Programs start at 7:15 pm.  Come for the Dinner, the Program or both. Donations for the support of the Society are welcome.         

 

Spring Programs

 

Soon to be announced 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM

 

 

The museum is open from 2-4 pm on the first and third Sundays of the months of June, July, and August. 

 

Please stop in, or call for an appointment.

 

   

 

 

 

Museum Address:  8130 Route 15, Springwater, NY 14560 

 

 

 

 

 

Please consider becoming a member of our Society.  A membership application can be found below.  

 

 

 

 

 

Mailing Address:  PO Box 68, Springwater, NY 14560

Website link at:  TownofSpringwaterNY.org  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contacts:

Board President
Springwater Webster Crossing Historical Society
Donna Walker
3150 Chandler Road
Piffard, NY 14533
Email: dlw2@cornell.edu
Phone: 585 737 7345

Links:

Walbridge's History of Springwater, 1887

Early History of the Town of Springwater, Livingston County, NY by Orson Walbridge 1887

Livingston County Historian

Livingston County Historical Society Museum

Avon Preservation and Historical Society

Big Springs Historical Society, Caledonia

Dansville Area Historical Society

Hemlock and Canadice Lakes Community Website

Wayland Historical Society

Documents:

SWCHS Membership Application (PDF - 66.0 KB)

SWCHS Newsletter November 2018 Volume 25 Issue 3 (DOC - 5.9 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter September 2018 Volume 25, Issue 2 (PDF - 7.9 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter February 2018 Volume 25 Issue 1 (PDF - 1.5 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter November 2017 Volume 24 Issue 3 (PDF - 2.9 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter August 2017 Volume 24, Issue 2 (PDF - 994.0 KB)

SWCHS Newsletter November 2017 Volume 24 Issue 3 (PDF - 2.9 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter February 2017 Volume 24 Issue 1 and 2016 Annual Report (PDF - 730.8 KB)

SWCHS Newsletter August 2016, Volume 23, Issue 2 (PDF - 4.0 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter February 2015 Volume 22 Issue 1 (PDF - 9.1 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter Oct 2014 V21,I2 (PDF - 8.5 MB)

SWCHS Newsletter August 2014, Volume 21, Issue 1 (PDF - 8.2 MB)

2013 October 8th Program - CIVIL WAR HISTORY (PDF - 95.6 KB)

"Springwater" from The History of Livingston County NY by James H Smith 1881 (PDF - 21.5 MB)

Robinson's 1976 History of Springwater (DOC - 13.3 MB)

Springwater Township Map 1872 (PDF - 273.0 KB)

Springwater School District Map 1926 (PDF - 3.8 MB)

History of the Township of Springwater Part 1 - From the Valley News April 13, 1967 by Reid Robinson (PDF - 5.9 MB)

The History of Springwater Town Hall by J. Reid Robinson (PDF - 2.9 MB)

Springwater Country School Districts (PDF - 24.6 MB)

Tabor Corner School District Number 4, 1912 "Yearbook" Card (PDF - 2.2 MB)

Notes on the Joint Springwater-Canadice School District Number 5 c 1900 (PDF - 23.4 MB)

A Brief History of the Buffalo Street School District No. 11 Springwater and Wayland by Charles Sahrle (who attended the school) (PDF - 2.3 MB)

Springwater Business Directory 1868 (PDF - 200.7 KB)

History of Conesus Milk Producers Cooperative (PDF - 6.4 MB)

On-neh-da te-car-ne-o-di or Up and Down the Hemlock by D.B. Waite (1883) (PDF - 30.7 MB)

Livingston County New York World War One Honor Roll (PDF - 736.7 KB)

Springwater Bicentennial Celebration Planning (2016) (PDF - 731.9 KB)

History of Webster Crossing NY by Gladys Weed (2105) Section I (PDF - 21.8 MB)

History of Webster Crossing NY by Gladys Weed (2015) Section II (PDF - 17.1 MB)

History of Webster Crossing NY by Gladys Weed (2015) Section III (PDF - 14.3 MB)

History of Webster Crossing NY by Gladys Weed (2015) Section IV (PDF - 10.6 MB)

Walker Family History (PDF - 9.7 MB)

The Story Road, 1932 History by Lloyd Moose (PDF - 18.3 MB)

Daisy Wetmore Diary 1908 (PDF - 25.5 MB)

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