Welcome to the online collections of the Museums of the Bethel Historical Society!
This website serves both as the online public access catalog (OPAC) for our library and archives collections, and as a showcase for some of our most interesting digital collections.
Please note that this site is a work in progress, and many collections are not yet listed here. Please contact the library with specific questions related to our holdings.
Bethel Historical Society program, "An Evening with Joshua Chamberlain," held on July 4, 1991 at East Bethel Church. Charles W. Plummer portrayed…
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Text adapted from The Family Farm, a 1975 Bethel Historical Society exhibit guide compiled and written by Stanley R. Howe.
Featured articles from The Courier, a publication of the Bethel Historical Society. Bethel and Its Past Memories of Broad Street 1796: A Special…
Situated in the fertile Androscoggin River valley surrounded by some of the highest mountains in Maine, the town of Bethel...