Attn: Sumy Project
6307 State Route 9
Chestertown, New York 12817



Established in 1962, the Historical Society of the Town of Chester's main function is to discover and collect any material which may help establish or illustrate the history of the Town of Chester; its exploration, settlement, development, and activities in peace and war; its progress in population, wealth, education, arts, sciences, agriculture, manufacture, trade, and transportation. The Society will provide for the preservation of such material and for its accessibility.

Historical Society of the Town of Chester is a member of the Capital District Library Council.