Pandemics of the Past and Present:
Remembering the Resilience of the Roe Jan Region

The Roe Jan Historical Society has designed an online interactive “Memory Book” on our brand new website, as a way of collecting stories from the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.. Learn about pandemics of the past. Read and share your own stories and those from your community about living through the current pandemic.

We are all historians now!

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THE RJHS PROUDLY PRESENTS A TWO PART VIDEO DOCUMENTARY 

Created by Julia Brandi and Marilyn Herrington

The Oral History Project Documentary
HILLSDALE: "Our Story" & "Portraits"

Interviews with a diverse group of long time Hillsdale residents that capture their unique and fascinating first hand stories of daily life, places and the people they experienced and knew through the years. A Must See Video!

SEE OUR NEW
COLLECTIONS PAGE

See the photo archive of Hillsdale's prominent and very old Van Deusen Family; production stills of the Last Basket Maker by filmmakers Jack and Helen Ofield. More added often!

 

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