Cornwall Historical Society
Founded in 1964, the Cornwall Historical Society is dedicated to promoting and preserving the history of Cornwall and surrounding area. It is located in a historic c. 1885 home that once belonged to the town's librarian, Emily Marsh. It is a unique example of Victorian architecture, exhibiting a variety of gingerbread decorative elements. The Society puts on a changing exhibitions that explore various topics of local history including music, women's rights, and the Civil War. It also maintains a research library that contains business records, photographs, art, books, and other items.
Backstory and Context
Photos: Cornwall Historical Society