Union County Historical Society

Welcome to the Union County Historical Society!



"Exploring Union County's Past to Inform the Present and Future"

For over a hundred years, the Union County Historical Society has gathered, recorded, and shared this county’s rich past. The oral histories, honored memories, and treasured heirlooms in our archives and collections capture and chronicle the essence of time and place.

Explore newspapers, publications, property histories, and genealogies. Join us and discover how your place in time links with ours. This is where your personal journey begins.

Summer Sunday DEW House Tours

Our Summer Sunday tour season will begin this month! Please plan to stop by and learn how this property's history reflected the economic, agricultural and political evolution of our region, state and nation.

Tours will be on 23 June, 28 July, 25 August, 22 September, and 20 October, every hour on the hour, from 1 to 4 p.m. Free admission, but we accept donations.

UCHS Meetings, Events, & Dinners

14 August - UCHS Board of Directors Meeting - UC Government Center, 6:30 p.m.

 9 October - UCHS Board of Directors Meeting - UC Government Center, 6:30 p.m.

 1 November - UCHS Fall Dinner, David delTesta

11 December - UCHS Board of Directors Meeting - UC Government Center, 6:30 p.m.






Courtesy of Mike Molesevich



Please roam around our newly-designed website! Just click the handy Quicklinks to the right. And make sure you check out some of our new features:

  • Contact our Speakers Bureau, if you or your organization needs a speaker.
  • Visit our Gift Shop. We've added a lot of new items, and they're easy to buy online!


Click on the following links to read our most recent online publications: 

                     Accounts Oct. 2017 Vol 7, No. 2

                    2018 Newsletter Vol.8, No.1