Last updated: 10/16/2011
Tucker County Historical Society
Parsons, West Virginia
Street Address
501 Chestnut Street
Parsons, WV 26287
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 13
Hambleton, WV 26269
phone: 304-478-4026
e-mail: tchs.museum@gmail.com
Hours
Sunday2 PM - 4 PM
June - September or by appt.
Admissions
None. Donations accepted.
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Rosemarie Davis, President
phone: 304-478-4026
Description

The Tucker County Historical Society is a non-profit organization that serves Tucker County West Virginia.

Mission

The objectives & mission of the Society is to promote the discovery, collection, preservation, restoration, and dissemination of knowledge of everything relating to the history, antiquities, art, and literature of Tucker County and West Virginia including preservation and restoration of old buildings and landmarks and the promotion of historical and genealogical research.

History

1st organized in February 1926 operated for several years and then due to the Great Depression and Wars was inactive. In the 1970's it was restarted by Maxine Morgan and named the Hambleton Historical Preservation Society, In 1982 the Society changed its name to the Tucker County Historical Society.

Library

Access: General Public

Appointment required: No

Publications

Tucker County Historical Society - Tucker County Journal - Yearly

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