The Fort Delaware Cornet Band performed at the Greenwich Artisans’ Faire. While on the grounds, the group had their tintype taken by John Bernaski, wet plate photographer who demonstrated Civil War era wet plate photography using original formulas, equipment and procedures.

The Cumberland County Historical Society

PO Box 16
Greenwich, NJ 08323

Gibbon House Museum | Warren and Reba Lummis Genealogical & Historical Research Library

The Alan Ewing Carman Museum of Prehistory in Cumberland County

John DuBois Maritime Museum | Red Barn Museum | Cumberland County Log Granary

New CCHS Membership

If you are interested in the preservation of your community’s history then we invite you to become a member of the Cumberland County Historical Society. Your membership helps the Society in fulfilling its mission “to preserve and promote the history and heritage of the county through acquisitions, collections, exhibits and research, educational programs and publications for the benefit of current and future generations.”

Your membership is valid for one year and is up for renewal every January. The fees for the membership is tax deductible. Those who join late in the year will receive past copies of The Cumberland Patriot Newsletter of that year. Letters and emails will go out notifying you when your membership needs to be renewed.


*Member must present membership card

  • Periodic issues of The Cumberland Patriot newsletter
  • Free photocopies at the Lummis Library
  • Discount for Hearthside Dinners (Except January)
  • Members receive Hearthside Dinner dates prior to non-members
  • $2.00 discount to Annual Craft Faire admission
  • Discount for the Annual Dinner
  • Member-only events with 1 Free Pass for a non-member
  • 10% discount on merchandise (books/t-shirts, etc.)
  • Discount on workshops (3 workshops per year)

Membership Fees:

  • Individual $25
  • Couple $35
  • College Student (w/ID) $20
  • Under 18 years of age $10
  • Digital Membership $10

*Digital Membership gives members Access to Digital Copies of The Cumberland Patriot

Newsletter, no other memberships benefits are included in the Digital Membership

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