Dawson County Historical and Genealogical Society

Historical Courthouse
1 Courthouse Square
Dawsonville, GA 30534

Contact:
706-265-3985

Contact by email

Meetings

Dawson County Historical and Genealogical Society meets quarterly on the third Tuesday of the month.  Below is the meeting schedule: 

•   January 20, 2015, at 5:00 p.m., at the Dawson County Library

•   April 21, 2015, at 5:00 p.m., at the Dawson County Library.

•   July 21, 2015, at 5:00 p.m., at the Dawson County Library.

•   October 20, 2015, at 5:00 p.m., at the Dawson County Library.

•   ANNUAL DUES: (January-December) $10.00 per person or $100.00 Lifetime

 

Books for Sale

*New*Dawson County, Georgia - A History; $38.00, + $5.00 shipping

"Dawson County, Georgia - A History," was written for the Dawson County Historical & Genealogical Society by Faye Bearden Bruce, Pat Densmore Floyd and Peggy Taylor Hulsey.  All three ladies are Dawson County natives, were educated in Dawson County Schools, and have served as Dawson County Historical and Genealogical Society members for many years. This book, authorized by the Dawson County Board of Commissioners, brings together official records, research by early historians, and collected memories - both written and oral.

* A special book signing and reception will be held on Wednesday, August 26, at 2:00 p.m. on the 4th Floor of the Dawson County Government Center at 25 Justice Way.  Books will be available for purchase (cash or check only).

Dawson County Georgia Heritage Book 1857-1996; $65.00, + $5.00 shipping

Cemeteries of Dawson County, Georgia; $30.00, + $5.00 shipping

Dawson County, Georgia Pictorial 1857-1957; $43.00, + $5.00 shipping

These books are available at the Dawson County Public Library, 342 Allen Street, Dawsonville, GA 30534, and by appointment at the Dawson County Historical and Genealogical Society inside the Historical Courthouse, Dawsonville, GA 30534. Books may be ordered by mail from the Society at P.O. Box 1074, Dawsonville, GA 30534 or by email.