The Otego Historical Association
Formally known as The Otego Historical Society
6 River Street  PO Box 127
Otego, NY 13825


The Historical Association located at 6 River Street is open every Wednesday from 1 - 4 pm.
Summer hours include Saturdays, 10 am - 2 pm


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PLACE & TIMES OF MEETINGS

Meetings, followed by a program, are held the third Monday of each month
from April through November unless otherwise stated.
Time: 7:00 pm    Place: Harris House, 334 Main Street

 Index of Past Newsletters

Help Update Otego's History      Harris Memorial Library     NYS Historical Newspapers

Evergreen Cemetery Information    Otsego County, NY History & Records        Town of Otego Website

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We are doing some housecleaning and have some extras or duplicated items for sale. Check back as the list will be growing.

We have the following yearbooks for sale at our history room.
The Ategans 1943 (2), 1946 (2), 1947, 1949, 1958, 1959
The Oneontan college - 1958
The Unadillan 1955, 1959, 1962
The Unategan 1965 (3), 1966, 1968 (2), 1970 (2), 1976
They are $10.00 donation each and can be picked up at our history room.

Books available for a $5.00 donation each.
Poems Purely for Pleasure, by Ray Groves
A History of Otego, by Stuart Banyar Blakely
A History & Remembrance of the Village of Otego, by Helen Groves
A Picture of Otego's Past, by the 1975 Bicentennial Committee

Shipping is available ($5.00 per book). You can email us at otegohistorical@gmail.com to make arrangements.

 



Our Mission
To Remember Yesterday,
To Improve Today,
To Preserve the Past.
These are the Reasons for the Otego Historical Society.

     To join the Association, email us at otegohistorical@gmail.com or contact Membership Chair, Jean Seroka, or attend any of the scheduled meetings.


This site is sponsored by our good friends at
The Silversmith & Goldsmith
Rt. 7, Otego, NY
607-988-7973

www.TheSilversmith.org

 

 



Our Collection

     
Our collection, which is always growing, includes a variety of Cemetery Records, Otego High School Yearbooks, Graduation photos, Otego Postcards, Military Photos and Written Oral Histories and Memories of Otego, among many other items.

DONATIONS ARE APPRECIATED

Wikipedia Facts about
Otego Township

Otego Village



Looking For

     
Otego's history is located in photo albums, postcard collections and scrapbooks... maybe even yours! We are searching for postcards, military photos of Otego residents, Otego farm information, history and/or photos, literally anything to do with Otego from days past. If you have anything that we can scan, take a photo of or donate to add to our collection, please let us know. If you have any memories of Otego that you would like to share, please come in and relate your memories of Otego and we will tape them!


What's New...

"Seen In Otego" Artwork
Collection of local scenes from our 2013 calendar.

OTEGO HISTORY RESEARCH CENTER
A digitized collection of historical information about Otego, complete with its' own search engine to aid in your genealogy or history project.


HOMESCHEDULE   COLLECTION      NEWSLETTER        RESEARCH     PHOTOSCONTACT US


Otego Historical Association
2009 - 2013