Ways to Support

You can support the Historical Society by becoming a member or by making a gift. Your transaction is always secure.

Become a Member

Member benefits include online access to all DCHS Yearbooks since 1914.


Benefits include:

Access to the “Member’s-only” section of the Society’s website, dchsny.org, including the 3 most recent Yearbooks.

Paid members may request (and will then receive) a printed copy of the most current Yearbook.

Invitation to the DCHS Annual Meeting, held in April, with voting privileges.

Advanced email notifications of new and upcoming historical research.

Make a Gift

Your gift is critical to preserving the legacy of Dutchess County. With your help, we can ensure that future generations will have access to the same treasure-trove of stories and artifacts that we preserve at DCHS today. All donations support the programs, professional archives and exhibitions of DCHS and are tax-deductible in accordance with state and federal laws.

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