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Thank you for your donations!

Annual Membership
Membership in the Canton Historical Society is open to everyone. Members receive:
  • Newsletters throughout the year
  • Discounts on CHS publications
  • Discounts on gift shop items
  • Invitations to members-only receptions

Click here to print out and mail in our membership form.

Support Us
Your support of the Canton Historical Society provides funding for education and historic preservation. You can support the CHS in many ways:
  • Monetary donations
  • Artifact donations
  • Memorial and legacy gifts
  • Annual membership

Donations of money or artifacts, gifts, and bequests are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. The Canton Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Donation Levels
  • The Cherry Hill ... $500-$900
  • The Sheldon ... $250-$499
  • The Denton ... $100-$249
  • Other ... up to $100

Wish List
If you're interested in helping out the Canton Historical Society with a specific item, we have started a wish list:
  • Roll of Stamps, $49
  • Quarterly Newsletter (with a free banner ad), $200
  • Schoolhouse Museum Clock Repairs, $300
  • Museum Exhibit Support, $500
  • Flat Filing Cabinet for Maps, $1,000

Looking to Help Out?
We are always looking for volunteers! There are various tasks open to volunteers, such as:
  • research in archival documents
  • building displays
  • designing exhibits
  • guiding tours at the CHS Museum, the Bartlett-Travis House, or the CHS Pole Barn
  • repairing antique machinery and tools
  • giving presentation and demonstrations at the Farmers Market, schools, and organizations

If you are interested in volunteering, please call 734-397-0088 or e-mail us at cantonhist@comcast.net. Thanks for your interest!