Johnsburg Historical Society


Now in our 41st year, Johnsburg Historical Society since 1973 has been fulfilling its mission to preserve, protect and promote the history of the Town of Johnsburg. 


What's Happening at JHS?

Save the Date: July 10,11,12, 2015: "Irish Influence in the Adirondacks ", exhibit, power point lecture, "Unraveling the Mysteries of Irish Genealogical Records", step-dancing, fiddling, singing. Tannery Pond Community Center.

 John Thurman Roadside Marker has been installed. South Johnsburg Road, 1/4 mile south of Hudson Street intersection

Mathew Brady historic roadside marker missing!  Police are investigating. 

Grants keep our projects moving forward 

Exhibits at Johnsburg Central School, Town of Johnsburg Library



Living History Interviews

Stories today about yesterday for tomorrow. 

The Living History Committee continues to enjoy the privilege of interviewing and recording Johnsburg residents.  Every interview confirms our belief that each person's story is a fascinating link to our shared history. 

Tell us your story! Contact us.

See Living History page listing to access recordings of interviewees