Dead River Area Historical Society Celebrates the Stevens family, the First Settlers of Eustis on August 21st

Stratton, Maine – On August 21st The Dead River Area Historical Society will celebrate the founders of Eustis “The Stevens Family” hosted by direct descendant Caleb and Lisa Stevens from Dryden, Maine. Caleb grew up in Stratton and his many friends are invited to drop in and say hello. [Read more…]

Dead River Area Historical Society to Remember Thomas MacDonald on August 14th

Stratton, Maine  – On Sunday August 14h – Join us and Tom wife Ise as we remember Thomas MacDonald, one of the Dead  River Area Historical Society’s founding members and life long historian. [Read more…]

Dead River Historical Society Celebrates the 50’s

Stratton, Maine – On Saturday July 30th The Dead River Area Historical Society will “Celebrate the 50’s” hosted by Harold and Patricia Simpson who by the way were a very cool 50’s couple. They will show you the Garrity’s Drug Store display complete with booth where they used to hang out. Yes folks, we used to “hang out” even back then.  [Read more…]

Area Historical Society Features “The Wing Family of Dead River Plantation” on July 3rd

Stratton, Maine  –  On July 3rd cousins Philip Wing of Kingfield, and Duluth Wing  of Eustis, will share their families heritage with visitors of  the Dead River Area Historical Society in Stratton.  Join us and hear some of the stories of  “The Wing Family Of Dead River Plantation”, a family that goes way back in the history of that town.  [Read more…]