Join Us!


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.  Dues are $10 per year for individuals, $15 per year for a family.  Additional donations are always welcome.

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 We’d love to have you join us!


LIHS Membership Form



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 for an Exhibit


Researching and Adding to our Archives

Jim Wehlu giving a lecture in 2016 titled “Monument Men”, about a group of men dedicated to finding  and saving pieces of art and other culturally important items before the Nazis destroyede or stole them, during World War II.


PHOTO CREDITS: All photos are staff photos

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