The Ellsworth Historical Society
Ellsworth, Maine



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The Ellsworth Historical Society is an all volunteer society that is dedicated to preserving the history of Ellsworth for future generations.  Membership is open to all and we look forward to growing more in our local community, continuing to collect and preserve local history, and to helping others know the history of our home town.

Mission Statement:

The mission of the Ellsworth Historical Society shall be to collect, preserve and interpret objects, documents, archaeological materials and specimens which illustrate the history of the city of Ellsworth and its environs, to make them available to the public for education and research purposes.