Eastville Community Historical Society

Eastville Community Historical Society The Eastville Community Historical Society was founded in 1981 and chartered by New York State in 1986 to preserve history.
Eastville Community Historical Society, "Linking Three Cultures".

The Society collects and disseminates historical information about Eastville, a culturally diverse community.

Mission: The Mission of the Eastville Community Historical Society is to preserve historic buildings and research, collect and diseminate information about the history of the Eastville area of Sag Harbor, Long Island, New York, County of Suffolk, State of New York, and one of the earliest known working class communities composed of African Americans, Native Americans and European immigrants.. More particularly: to obtain recognition and landmark status for qualified buildings in the Eastville community and St. David AME Zion Cemetery in Sag Harbor, New York; to discover and collect any material which may help establish or illustrate the history of its settlement, development and activities in peace and war and its progress in the areas of population, education, arts, science, agriculture, manufactures, trade and transportation; to collect printed materials, manuscripts, manuscript materials and material objects illustrative of life, conditions, events and activities of the past or present; to disseminate historical information and arouse interest in the past by publishing historical material in the newspapers or the media, conducting tours, holding meetings with lectures, papers and discussions and by marking historical buildings, sites and places of local historical significance; to educate local school children by exposing them, through artifacts, tours and lectures, to this rich addition to local history thus enhancing their experience of Sag Harbor Village life.

Featured on @tvonetv Sister Circle
06/07/2019

Featured on @tvonetv Sister Circle

Coming up: Cultural District Weekend - https://mailchi.mp/dff7b2287e1b/events-2898369
04/19/2019
Coming up: Cultural District Weekend

Coming up: Cultural District Weekend - https://mailchi.mp/dff7b2287e1b/events-2898369

Sheet music, whether it’s a hymn on a Sunday morning or a classical musical composition at the Opera, has a big role in our lives. For every major moment in our lives there is a song. There is a song for your birthday, at your wedding, and when you retire. Eastville’s relationship with musical ...

03/22/2019
THAWFEST 2019: Sip and Paint! - https://mailchi.mp/384b9d75a58d/events-2878233
03/19/2019
THAWFEST 2019: Sip and Paint!

THAWFEST 2019: Sip and Paint! - https://mailchi.mp/384b9d75a58d/events-2878233

The Hamptons Arts Network will soon be celebrating THAWFEST, their annual celebration of the arts institutions on the East End. our own ECHS will be celebrating with Michael A. Butler sponsoring a freeMICHAEL A. BUTLER: Genesis and Transcendence March 22, 2019 from 6-8pm FREE @ The Heritage House 13...

THAWFEST 2019: Sip and Paint! - https://mailchi.mp/b2011ce0e218/events-2876429
03/05/2019
THAWFEST 2019: Sip and Paint!

THAWFEST 2019: Sip and Paint! - https://mailchi.mp/b2011ce0e218/events-2876429

The Hamptons Arts Network will soon be celebrating THAWFEST, their annual celebration of the arts institutions on the East End. our own ECHS will be celebrating with Michael A. Butler sponsoring a freeSIP AND PAINT SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 2019 6 - 8PM @The Heritage House 139 Hampton St, Sag Harbor with....

TONIGHT: Michael Butler opens at Eastville! - https://mailchi.mp/60321c73b454/events-2871425
02/22/2019
TONIGHT: Michael Butler opens at Eastville!

TONIGHT: Michael Butler opens at Eastville! - https://mailchi.mp/60321c73b454/events-2871425

We are thrilled to be showing the work of Michael A. Butler at the Heritage House. Besides being a former President of the Board and longtime Eastville representative of the St David AME Zion Church Cemetery, Michael also works at the Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum.His show GENESIS AND T...

MICHAEL A. BUTLER at Eastville! - https://mailchi.mp/6a37c9c72488/events-2869185
02/19/2019
MICHAEL A. BUTLER at Eastville!

MICHAEL A. BUTLER at Eastville! - https://mailchi.mp/6a37c9c72488/events-2869185

We are thrilled to be showing the work of Michael A. Butler at the Heritage House. Besides being a former President of the Board and longtime Eastville representative of the St David AME Zion Church Cemetery, Michael also works at the Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum.His show GENESIS AND T...

Black History Month events at Eastville! - https://mailchi.mp/5f88e9c6dbe3/events-2863973
02/12/2019
Black History Month events at Eastville!

Black History Month events at Eastville! - https://mailchi.mp/5f88e9c6dbe3/events-2863973

We are thrilled to be showing the work of Michael A. Butler at the Heritage House. Besides being a former President of the Board and longtime Eastville representative of the St David AME Zion Church Cemetery, Michael also works at the Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum.His show GENESIS AND T...

Consider giving membership to ECHS as a present! -
12/19/2018
Consider giving membership to ECHS as a present!

Consider giving membership to ECHS as a present! -

at the Brooklyn Museum. Our museum guides, Anastasia Colzie and Elizabeth Treptow, were excellent. We all enjoyed a pleasant lunch, and a very fine and elucidating tour of the Museum's show on December 5, 2018. Read a glowing review of SOUL OF A NATION in the New York Times!​

Brooklyn Museum #soulofanation
12/06/2018

Brooklyn Museum #soulofanation

12/06/2018

Brooklyn Museum #soulofnation

Photos from Eastville Community Historical Society's post
12/05/2018

Photos from Eastville Community Historical Society's post

It's GIVING TUESDAY! Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER today! -
11/27/2018
It's GIVING TUESDAY! Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER today!

It's GIVING TUESDAY! Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER today! -

The Heritage House is in need of some fundamental repairs: roofing, basement leaks, and a better HVAC setup which will protect the ECHS’s archival material, which we estimate at approximately $32,000, We also have operational expenses we must meet, including hiring someone to ensure that the Heri...

Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER on Giving Tuesday! -
11/17/2018
Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER on Giving Tuesday!

Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER on Giving Tuesday! -

The Heritage House is in need of some fundamental repairs: roofing, basement leaks, and a better HVAC setup which will protect the ECHS’s archival material, which we estimate at approximately $32,000, We also have operational expenses we must meet, including hiring someone to ensure that the Heri...

Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER! -
11/08/2018
Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER!

Become a LEGACY SUPPORTER! -

The Heritage House is in need of some fundamental repairs: roofing, basement leaks, and a better HVAC setup which will protect the ECHS’s archival material, which we estimate at approximately $32,000, We also have operational expenses we must meet, including hiring someone to ensure that the Heri...

SANS Poised for Historic Designation -
10/27/2018
SANS Poised for Historic Designation

SANS Poised for Historic Designation -

We are excited to share some great news from the community of Sag Harbor Hills, Azurest, and Ninevah subdivisions (SANS): SANS is now officially eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places!

An Important Historical Report! -
10/21/2018
An Important Historical Report!

An Important Historical Report! -

We are proud to be in support of our neighbors, the SANS community, who include those in Sag Harbor Hills, Azures, Ninevah, and Subdivisions (including Chatfield Hills and Hillcrest Terrace). ​

SANS TALK TOMORROW! -
10/11/2018
SANS TALK TOMORROW!

SANS TALK TOMORROW! -

SANS HOSTS DR. ALLISON MCGOVERN'S PRESENTATION OF THE SANS HISTORIC RESOURCE SURVEYFRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 1-3PM JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 201 MAIN ST SAG HARBOR, NY SANS’ self-funded Survey documented and provided the foundation for the State’s confirmation of SANS Sag Harbor’s National His...

IMPORTANT SANS UPDATE October 12! -
10/04/2018
IMPORTANT SANS UPDATE October 12!

IMPORTANT SANS UPDATE October 12! -

SANS HOSTS DR. ALLISON MCGOVERN'S PRESENTATION OF THE SANS HISTORIC RESOURCE SURVEYFRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 1-3PM JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 201 MAIN ST SAG HARBOR, NY SANS’ self-funded Survey documented and provided the foundation for the State’s confirmation of SANS Sag Harbor’s National His...

SANS talk rescheduled: Mark your calendars! -
09/27/2018
SANS talk rescheduled: Mark your calendars!

SANS talk rescheduled: Mark your calendars! -

SANS HOSTS DR. ALLISON MCGOVERN'S PRESENTATION OF THE SANS HISTORIC RESOURCE SURVEYFRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 1-3PM JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 201 MAIN ST SAG HARBOR, NY SANS’ self-funded Survey documented and provided the foundation for the State’s confirmation of SANS Sag Harbor’s National His...

Harborfest 2018! Come to Eastville for historic walking tour at 2:15 an entrance to St. David AME Zion Church cira 1840 ...
09/08/2018

Harborfest 2018! Come to Eastville for historic walking tour at 2:15 an entrance to St. David AME Zion Church cira 1840 @SagHarborChamberOfCommerce

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139 Hampton St
Sag Harbor, NY
11963

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Eastville Community Historical Society of Sag Harbor 139 Hampton Street P.O. Box 2036 Sag Harbor, New York 11963

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