The Phelps Community Historical Society Museum includes more than 2000 items, mostly those that have a connection with Phelps such as being made here, store items, household items, pictures, scrapbooks and maps, clothing, Phelps postcards, farm equipment, etc.  There are over 90 scrapbooks containing births, marriages, deaths, of the people of Phelps, as well as happenings that occurred in Phelps.  We have the Phelps Cemetery Records of 26 cemeteries, plus 10 cemeteries near the Town of Phelps.  Some vital statistics are housed on micro film that date back to 1871.

Doris Spink is the director of the Phelps Community Historical Society.  Don Tiffany - Town Historian - has an office at the museum.  Please contact Doris or Don to discuss Phelps history and to do a search for you.  Kindly be specific as possible in your description to the staff of what you are looking for.  Donations are appreciated.

If you have questions, please contact the Phelps Community Historical Society by e-mail or at the address below.

Phelps Historical Society
66 Main Street
Phelps  NY  14532

Phone:  315-548-4940


Cat's Meow (replicas of Phelps Historic buildings - this years is Whitson Pharmacy $15.00
Life of the Phelps Pioneers; by John Parmelee   10.00
Personalities of the Melvin Hill Cemetery; by David Burnisky   28.00
Taste of Phelps (cookbook)     7.50
200 Years of Phelps History; by John Parmelee   10.00

Items will be shipped upon receipt of a check to Phelps Community Historical Society; please include a $2.00 handling charge for one item plus $1.00 for each additional item.

Interesting historical notes for Phelps NY:
Howe House - now Phelps Community Historical Society
Boy and Girl Statue

Contribution made by Doris Spink, Director, Phelps Community Historical Society

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