Welcome to the online collections of 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.
Catalogue of officers and students of Bethel High School, Bethel, Maine, for the three terms commencing March 23d and closing December 2nd. 1835
This 1835 catalog of Bethel High School (the precursor to Gould Academy) marked the beginning of secondary education in Bethel.
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The Oxford County Historic Resource Survey collection consists of 1,844 color slides of historic buildings in Oxford County taken by George Allen,…
This exhibit tells the story of Molly Ockett, an Abenaki Indian of the Pigwacket tribe whose lifetime (ca. 1740-1816) spans...