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Announcing the first annual GHS Fun Run.
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Hometown Contest
Photos from the Champion Hometown Contest 1950-51 scrapbook.
If you recognize these people and places, let us know.


Upcoming Events
May 15, 2017    7:00p.m.
General Membership Meeting

Speaker: TBA

The subject will be A Tour of the DAR Period Rooms, DAR Museum, Washington, D.C.

May 20, 2017    Noon - 4:00p.m.
Winn House Open

June 14, 2017    2:00p.m. (Wednesday)
Board Meeting for Officers and Committee Chairs

June 17, 2017    Noon - 4:00p.m.
Winn House Open

The Elisha Winn House and Fair

The Elisha Winn House located at 908 Daclula Road in Dacula, GA 30019 is open for tours from March to September on the third Saturday of the month from noon to 4:00 p.m. The Winn Fair is held on the first weekend of October during which the house and all of the out buildings will be open and attended by many volunteers and reenactors. The fair also has food vendors, crafters' booths, exhibitors, musical entertainment, and railroad history.

The Gwinnett Historical Society will sponsor the 39th annual Elisha Winn Fair. This year's Winn Fair will be held on Saturday October 7, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. & Sunday October 8, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

If you are a vendor, we welcome your participation in this year's Elisha Winn Fair. For more information and vendor forms please follow this link: 2017 Elisha Winn Fair


Fun Run Flyer 2017
The first annual Gwinnett Historical Society Fun Run.
Saturday October 7 at 8:00 a.m. (before the fair!) Location: Little Mulberry Park.

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Newsletter Spring 2017
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