Stockton Springs Historical Society


Stockton Springs Historical Society (SSHS) owns the historic Colcord House and shares space in the building with Stockton Springs Community Library.

SSHS Visitor Hours: A SSHS volunteer is available every Satuday morning from 10 am to 1 pm from May through October to provide a guided tour of the SSHS historical rooms and artifacts, to assist with looking up information about Stockton Springs, and to discuss the history of Stockton Springs with anyone who is interested. You may also request an appointment by email or leave a message for a SSHS member with the Library staff during open hours.

The Robert Carver Brooks Research Room is open whenever the library is open. Those interested in the history of the Revolution, maritime history or genealogy may be interested in the books available in the Research Room.

SSHS Meetings:
The Stockton Springs Historical Society’s meetings are held at Colcord House at 1:30 pm the first Sunday of each month from April through December. Meetings are open to the public.  The schedule is posted at the Library, the Town Office, and the Post Office.

SSHS 2017 Officers:
President: Kathy Harrison
Vice-President: Charlie Smith
Secretary: Marsha Shute
Treasurer: Mac Smith

SSHS 2017 Board Members:
Diane Coose Littlefield and Marion Fisher

SSHS 2018 Board Members:
Hilu Gander-Ludlow and Joyce O’Rourke

2018 and 2019 Board Members:
Diane Coose Littlefield and Anne Spencer

SSHS Memberships:
New members welcome! Annual membership dues is $10.00 per person. Any one wanting to join can email SSHS with your name and address and a form will be sent or you can download the pdf form from sshs_NewMemberForm here.

The Stockton Springs Historical Society welcomes donations of local family records, artifacts, and funds to help the organization achieve its goals. SSHS is a 501(c)3 organization.

Books, maps, and other items related to the history of Stockton Springs are available for purchase at Colcord House during open library hours. All proceeds benefit SSHS.

Contact SSHS:
Stockton Springs Historical Society, PO Box 101, Stockton Springs ME 04981 or email


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