Manchester Historical Museum Fund


Manchester Historical Museum Fund

2014-2015 Appeal

Manchester Historical Museum – preserving Manchester’s history since 1886!

Your Donation to The Manchester Historical Museum Annual Appeal is tax deductible.

The Manchester Historical Museum needs more than dues to maintain

the historic Trask House, collection and archives that bring Manchester history to life!

Please consider joining one of these donor circles:

Captain Trask Circle – Over $2,500

Abigail Trask Circle – $1,000 – $2,499

Arbella Circle – $500 – $999

Masconomo Circle – $250 – $499

1630 Circle – $100-$249

Jeffrey’s Creek Circle – $99 and under 


As a thank you for donating, this year we are sending our donors one of our new ornaments – the first in a series.

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This year your donations will help to:

*Paint the exterior of the Trask House
*Reglaze and paint the exterior of the windows
*Purchase additional high-quality lighting for our art collection
*Acquire additional items for our collection
*Offer a hands-on mentoring program for Manchester-Essex H.S. students

Last year your donations allowed the MHM to:

*Install new UV reducing storm windows
*Purchase high-quality picture lighting
*Continue our summer exhibits
*Present our first-ever fall solo art exhibition
*Introduce new children’s hands-on history programs
*Expand our school programs to include older grades