Oral History

The History Center’s oral history project is a collection of interviews about the experiences of Avalon residents. Interviews cover topics dating back through the 1940s.
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Do you have an Avalon story to tell? Staff will travel to you for interviews if you are not able to come to the History Center.

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Object Donation

The History Center has a collection of thousands of papers, photos, and artifacts related to Avalon’s history. Check out some of our collection items online by visiting the “Gallery” section or by viewing the Avalon Archive.

All objects offered for donation to the History Center are reviewed by our Collections Committee in a process that takes about a month. It’s easy to get started!

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Historic Preservation

Avalon’s old houses are among its best historic resources. History Center staff visit and photograph as many pre-1965 homes as possible. View homes in our gallery.

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