PLEASE NOTE: West Gadsden Historical Society hopes your recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael are progressing smoothly. Our rural county has experienced an expected event with unexpected outcomes. One thing is for sure, we will overcome and emerge stronger than ever. A higher power decided to make over our landscape and the tenacity of our ancestors, ingrained in each of us, will aid us in rebuilding our wonderful county.

WGHS has made the decision to close our museums until after the first of the year. We experienced damage to the Greensboro Depot Railroad Museum and are looking at a lengthy time for repairs as are many of you.  Our Annual Meeting and Pileau Supper has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for the Spring.  If you have out of town guests for the holidays, you may schedule a private viewing of the museums by contacting us via email: gadsdenhisory.org@gmail.com 

We wish all of our members, friends and supporters the best and look forward to seeing you in 2019


Please do not forget that your annual dues need to be sent in January.


This will ensure that you continue receiving newsletters and will help to keep the Depot and Dezell House doors open.


THANK YOU! Your MEMBERSHIP, PURCHASE OF ITEMS AND MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS support West Gadsden Historical


Society’s mission to preserve the history of Gadsden County. WGHS continues to meet the growing demand for collections and programs both online and at the various events held each year. Now is the time to partner with us to ensure that future generations may continue to discover Gadsden County’s history and heritage. Our mission relies on your partnership to keep the County’s stories alive!


YOUR GIFTS SUPPORT EVERYTHING WE DO. Education and public events, research and preserving collections - we could not do them without you! Please remember that your donations and contributions are tax deductible.

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  - A Collection of Railroad Songs and Local Memories of the ANRR


This CD features, George Johnson's original song, St. Joe Line, along with some really old railroad songs, and memory recordings by Max Fletcher, Mulder Brown, Mack Eubanks, Lamar Clark, Gary Bryant, John Allen Smith and Byron Clark. 










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PO Drawer D
Greensboro, FL 32330


 

THE DEZELL HOUSE AND GREENSBORO DEPOT RAILROAD MUSEUM ARE OPEN THE FIRST AND LAST WEEKEND OF EACH MONTH

 
WGHS is excited to announce that the Dezell House will be open to the public Saturday and Sunday, 1 - 4 p.m., the first and last weekends of each month beginning in October to coincide with the existing twice monthly opening of the Greensboro Depot Railroad Museum. With both facilities open we can showcase the historical displays on exhibit at each facility while generating a new and renewed interest in the Society’s historical presence in the community. If you would like to volunteer as a docent at either location, please contact us. Do not pass up this opportunity to get involved!

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West Gadsden Historical Society


Dedicated to saving the History of Gadsden County Florida


P.O. Drawer D
Greensboro, Florida 32330
Telephone Number: 850-442-6434
E-mail: GadsdenHistory.org@gmail.com


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