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OFFICERS (as of January 19, 2022)

  • President: Andrew Henley, MLIS
  • 1st Vice President: David Dean, MSW
  • 2nd Vice President: Anna Mary Mooney
  • Secretary: Jack Gill
  • Treasurer: David Updegraff


  • Heather Armstrong
  • Lori Daytner
  • David Dean
  • Betty DiRisio
  • Sylvia Ewen
  • Jack Gill
  • Terry Haaland
  • Andrew Henley
  • Anna Mary Mooney
  • Denise Palkovich
  • Dr. Jessica Patton
  • George Stefanis
  • David Updegraff
  • Dr. Robert Waddington
  • Thomas Weller
  • Joseph Clavelli – Emeritus
  • Lindy Lauro – Emerita


The Board pledges to have our archives available to our members and the community, and to continue to care for the properties that have been trusted to us. Please be assured that we will continue to be of assistance to you as both a REPOSITORY for your treasures that have a bearing on the History of Lawrence County and as a RESOURCE of historical information concerning our area and the many individuals and families who have had an impact on New Castle and Lawrence County.


  • Administrator: Jamie Jones
  • Volunteer Coordinator: Claudia Manly


  • Joseph Clavelli – Director Emeritus
  • Lindy Lauro – Director Emerita
  • Amen Hassen – Director Emeritus (deceased)
  • Arthur Zarone – Director Emeritus (deceased)
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Want To Become A Member Of The Lawrence County Historical Society?

Membership includes

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Free tours of the museum
  • Announcements of upcoming events
  • Facility rental at reduced rates
  • Membership card is mailed as acknowledgement
  • Membership contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law

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Learn more about what our volunteers do and how to apply.

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