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COLLECTIONS CORNER

 Here is a photograph of the Southold Town School District #7 (Peconic) School bus from 1937.
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Pictures of workhorse vehicles such as this school bus are rare. If anyone remembers the Southold Town School bus, please let us know what color it was.
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Need to catch up?
Check out our past Collections Corner highlights here!

CHEERS TO 60 YEARS RAFFLE

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Southold Historical Society is pleased to announce the “Cheers to 60 Years” Raffle.
The raffle which takes place from now through August 31 offers prizes for all different tastes.
TICKET PRICE: $60
The raffle offers a choice of ONE of the following prizes:
(PLEASE CIRCLE YOUR CHOICE OF PRIZE ON THE RAFFLE TICKET)
  • 5 night stay at a gorgeous, beach community home in Mattituck (off-season which is outside of Memorial Day to Labor Day based on availability ) – valued at $1425
  • Canoe – Mad River Canoe Adventure 14, older model – valued at $600
  • Painting of a Dock Scene by Caroline M. Bell, local impressionist artist – valued at $750
  • $600 Cash
  • “Surf Scoter” Decoy carved by the late Ronald G. Dietrich – valued at $500
The drawing of prizes will take place on September 14 and winners will be contacted. Those interested in purchasing raffle tickets should call:
631.765.5500 or email info@southoldhistorical.org.
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PRIZES CLICK HERE!

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY!!

Our online Art Exhibit and Sale, “Ten Squared: Our Local Natural World” is
OPEN NOW!
The sale is on a first come, first served basis and will run through July 31, 2020! Don’t miss your chance to own a one of a kind art piece created by a local artist!

VIRTUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL

All are invited to grab their sundae kit or favorite iced treat and tune in to Southold Historical Society’s Virtual Ice Cream Social on August 22, 2020 at 4pm. To register, follow this link!  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_aANfH6xWTCyPBqR215DmqQ
Brady Rymer Photo Credit: Randee Daddona

VIRTUAL EXHIBITS

VIRTUAL EXHIBITS!
Though we cannot see you in person, we still are able to share Southold’s rich history. We invite you to discover our new and improved website which has pages of information on historic buildings, notable people who spent time in Southold, special places like Pinecrest Dunes Camp and much more. The newest feature of our website are our Virtual Exhibits. Check them out here: https://www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org/virtual-tours
ANNOUNCEMENTS
For the safety of our staff, volunteers and the community during the COVID-19 crisis, Southold Historical Society locations and shops, including the Nautical Museum at Horton Point Lighthouse, the Museum Complex, the Treasure Exchange Consignment Shop and the Museum Gift Shop remain CLOSED to visitors at this time.
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From all of us at Southold Historical Society, thank you for your continued support.
For any questions, please email info@southoldhistorical.org.
Looking to donate to Southold Historical Society?
Click the link below!

SPONSORSHIP

Thank you to our 2020 Event Sponsors
John Barnes
Maureen Ostermann
Mabel Alexander
Marilyn and David Fuhrman
Robert and Elizabeth Barratt
Daniel and Barbara Charnews
Lee Cleary
Paul and Leta Edelson
Walter Jackson
Rachel and Todd Johnson
Janet Larsen
Lynn and Patrick Maloney
JoAnn Maynard
Harold and Louise Reebel
Marie Scalia
Mickey and Patrick St John
Frank Swayze
Ray and Barbara Terry
Richard and Virginia Vessa
Brian and Deanna Walker
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Thank you to our 2020 business sponsors, Charles and Helen Reichert Family Foundation, Riverhead Building Supply, Suffolk Security Systems and Surrey Lane Vineyard Orchard Farm.

SAVE THE DATE!

July 1 – July 31, 2020
Online Art Exhibit and Sale will be offered on the Society’s website,
August 22, 2020 at 4PM
Virtual Ice Cream Social

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AAQ / Resource: Apple Honda, Riverhead

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