Mission: To collect, preserve, and interpret the history of yates county, increasing knowledge and understanding of that history for present and future generations.
Programs: Collection management & maintenance- preservation, maintenance, registration and interpretation of museum collection
during 2011 there were two museums, the oliver house and the l. Caroline underwood museum, open to the public 51 weeks of the year 28 hours per week for a total of 1428 hours.
the society provides the community with historical programs that encourage, enhance and foster appreciation of county history. It offers historic information through its webpage at yatespast. Com as well as facebook and blog communications.
Donor & Volunteer Advisory
This organization's nonprofit status may have been revoked or it may have merged with another
organization or ceased operations.
This organization became Yates County Genealogical and Historical Society, Chartered by the NYS Regents in 2011, with a new EIN. This listing is for the old organization, which was merged with the new one and is found in this listing also.