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Join us today and help us preserve Long Island’s fascinating history! LIHS is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation. Donations are tax deductible as allowed by the law.

Annual Membership Dues

You may mail your membership dues to: LIHS, PO Box 281, Long Island, ME 04050. Our membership form is below. Forms are also available at the Historical Society Museum, or you may contact us at


The LIHS is run ENTIRELY by volunteers! There are lots of opportunities to put your talents to use, either on a long-term year round basis, or on a short-term or one-time only basis. We need help with:

  • Preparing and installing exhibits
  • Researching and adding to our archives
  • Helping with summer lectures and programs
Hank Lund gave a talk titled “From Foe to Friend”, sharing his experience with German POWs during WWII in Aroostook County helping with the potato crop.

PHOTO CREDITS: All photos are staff photos