Research

The Society’s museum contains numerous printed resources that can be viewed during museum hours on Sundays from 2-4 PM or by special appointment.

Location of Information

GRAFTON HISTORY NOTEBOOKS AND SCRAPBOOKS are located near the research desk.

GRAFTON HISTORY PAPERS are also in individual folders, which are in two cartons in the office.

ORAL HISTORY videos are in the office.

PUBLICATIONS are located in Main Room bookcases on the back wall.

GRAFTON NEWS issues are in the Main Room.

GHS YEARBOOKS are in the bookcase at the back wall of the Main Room.

PUBLISHED BOOKS are in the bookcase by the Research desk.

GRAFTON HISTORY FOLDERS are located in files in the Office.

GRAFTON HISTORY ARCHIVE BOXES are the gray boxes located in the stands in the Office.

CONTENTS OF NOTEBOOKS:

  • History of Grafton – the 1879 book by F.C. Pierce, with many names
  • Ah, Wilderness! – making of the film in Grafton w/Mickey Rooney et al
  • Perspectives on Grafton History
  • Mrs. Ella Fisher Scrapbook Articles
  • Reports from Grafton History Club Grafton History Papers
  • Grafton’s 250th Anniversary
  • Mrs. Catherine Warren Papers
  • Robert Wilson Collection

ONLINE RESOURCES with information about Grafton: