Become a member and help preserve the history of Alcona County

Members of the Alcona Historical Society take an active role in the education of residents and visitors through various events. The Historical Day at the lighthouse, Bailey School tours, tours of the lighthouse, tower climb and site designations are just a few of the events.

The organization relies on its members to fulfill the mission on which it was founded; to locate, preserve, protect, restore and record the historical records, objects, sites, and lands of Alcona County.

To Become A Member of the Alcona Historical Society, Send your name, address, and membership dues to:
Membership Chairman
Alcona Historical Society
P.O. Box 174
Harrisville, MI 48740

Membership Categories (Annually):
Individual: $20.00
Family: $35.00
Sponsor: $55.00

When submitting your membership information, please include your email address. We will send you our newsletter via email. The newsletter will also be posted on our website. Click below for a printable membership application.

Membership Application

Become a Volunteer:
Help preserve our area's history by volunteering for the Alcona Historical Society. Call Kristin Benghauser at 989-471-2088 to get involved.

Memorial contributions or contributions to further the work of the Alcona historical society are tax deductible and can be mailed to:
Alcona Historical Society
P.O. Box 174
Harrisville, MI 48740

Alcona Historical Society Board of Directors:

Barlow, Gayle 989-335-5164
Benghauser, Kristin 471-2088, 335-0302
Boufford, John 989-724-6384, 724-5733
Davis, Veryl 989-724-6999
Hamather, Mary 989-724-6153, 989-884-9100
Vanderlinde, Lynn 989-724-7902
Williams, Nick 989-727-4080
Welther, Bruce 989-335-1417
Welther, Sue 989-335-1417

Contact Us:

Alcona Historical Society, P.O. Box 174, Harrisville, MI 48740