The Holden House Museum and Annex are
open every Wednesday
THE FLAGLER COUNTY HISTORICAL
The headquarters of the FCHS is the Holden House, 204 Moody Boulevard and its Annex in Bunnell, Florida.
The FCHS was chartered as a Florida non-profit corporation on October 25, 1983, and is a 501 ( c ) 3 tax-exempt organization. A Board of Directors is elected annually in January and usually meets monthly on the first Thursday of the month. Quarterly membership meetings are held at various locations in Flagler County. History lovers are invited to join by paying $10 for an individual membership, $20 for a family, $50 for a business/corporate membership and $200 for a life membership.
2018 officers are Mary Ann Clark, president; Jan Reeger, vice president; Linda Jarosz treasurer. Directors are Sisco Deen, Rob Creal, James Fiske, Claudia Malo, Diane Marquis, Prunie Rodgers, Susan Baird, Gloria Deen, and Bill Ryan.
The Holden House and History Annex are located across from the old Court House in Bunnell Florida and are normally open for visitors each Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Holden House now listed on National Register of Historic Places Thanks to hard work by member Randy Jaye, the Holden House now joins the other Flagler County historic sites listed. These include Bulow Plantation Ruins, Bunnell State Bank Building, Princess Place, Dixie Highway, Mala Compra Plantation site, Marine Studios, Little Red School House, and Washington Oaks historic district. Randy reports he is working on other Flagler locations for listing. See Holden registry paper.
County Historical Society Christmas Party, Open House and Holden
House National Register Celebration.
THE HOLDEN HOUSE CENTENNIAL (1918 - 2018) paper by Randy Jaye
Wednesday - Friday November 28 FLAGLER BEACH AVIATION DAYS An airport in Flagler Beach? Yes and Charles Lindbergh once landed there. Wonderful research by Tom Duncan. See full detail of this excellent program by the Flagler Beach Historical Museum. Walking tours, antique aircraft flyover, Okey & Martha Bevins Day (aviation pioneers from here) and Civil Air Patrol program. Here is full Flagler Beach brochure of events.
NOTICE: Historic County Bus
Tours third Tuesday of each month
Flagler Television presentations
Florida - Bulow Plantation
Lewis and Clark follow the Old Brick Road with Bill Ryan - First Coast News Jacksonville
Images of America Flagler County - Sisco Deen and the Flagler County Historical Society. New illustrated book by Sisco Deen celebrates the history of Flagler County. Now available. For more information contact FlaglerHistorian@yahoo.com
Flagler County, Florida: A Centennial History by Randy Jaye features an American county’s 100 year journey from a sparsely populated, rural, agricultural, timbering and non-developed coastal area to recently becoming one of the fastest growing areas in the United States.
Journey into History
Flagler County Florida by Bill Ryan Touring the historic sites
of Flagler County and including
Diane Marquis is producing a new series of children's story books which will be shown soon.
P.O. Box 87