"Organized in 1907"

The Napanee Beaver May 3, 1907

I have been requested to call a meeting for those who are interested in the history of the province and more especially those who are interested in the history of Lennox and Addington.

...All those fond of history should attend the meeting held at the Library Building Thursday May 9, 1907 7:30 pm.

Clarance Warner

Clarance M. Warner was the founding President of the Lennox and Addington Historical Society. He served in that position from 1907 to 1916, at which time he was appointed Curator of Canadian History and Literature at Harvard University in Boston.

Photograph from Archives of the Lennox and Addington Historical Society, Napanee, Ontario

June 11, 1907 Article 2 - LAHS Constitution

Its objects shall be to engage in the collection preservation, exhibition and publication of materials for the study of history, especially the history of the County of Lennox and Addington, to this end studying the archaeology of the County, acquiring documents and manuscripts, obtaining narratives and records of pioneers, conducting a library of historical reference, maintaining a gallery of historical portraiture, publishing and otherwise diffusing information relative to the history of the County and of the Dominion, and developing within this County the study of history.

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