Historical Society/Historical Commission

Lloyd Meier – 563-423-5281
Dona Lansing – 563-423-5253
Richard Barnes
Sylvan Taylor
Vicki Rowland

Members: Lloyd Meier, Adeline Meier, Richard Barnes, Ardith Barnes, Rodney Wagner, Diane Wagner, Arthur Sullivan Jr., Mary Ann Gibson, Betty Helgerson, Dona Lansing, Arline Davisson, Bill Ashby, Vicki Rowland, Everett Rowland, Betty Matt, Albert Matt, Dave Solheim, Linda Solheim, Sharon Hartley
President – Arline Davisson – 563-423-5561
Vice President – Dona Lansing – 563-423-5253
Secretary – Diane Wagner
Treasurer – Lloyd Meier

Purpose: To protect and save artifacts of Clermont History. To collect historical information about Clermont. To educate citizens about the history of Clermont and how it effects our future.

• Inventory and catalog artifacts of Clermont
• Decorate Union Sunday School at Christmas
• Black Smith Shop Restoration Project


Co-hosted with State Historical Society
• Classics at Montauk
• Old Fashioned Family Picnic
• Montauk Christmas Open House
• Organ Recitals
• Garden Tea
• Vesper Service
• Grand Opening of State Museum

Displays Prepared for Public Viewing:
• Clermont Airport
• Civil War Hats/Caps
• Electric Insulators with Smithsonian Technicians
• Wreath Laying Ceremony Honoring the 12th Governor William Larrabee
• Collecting Artifacts and Memorabilia of Local Military Personnel from Spanish American War to Present
• Making of Mannequins and Dressing in Military Uniforms

The Historical Society holds meetings the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Larrabee Building. A work session follows the meeting from 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. The Historical Society would like to invite anyone with an interest in preserving Clermont’s history to the meetings.

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