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The Shelby County Historical Society, Inc., a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization, is dedicated to the discovery, collection, and preservation of all things related to the history of Shelby County Alabama; to the encouragement, promotion, and sponsorship of historical research and the public dissemination of that research; to the acquisition of physical artifacts and documents and provision of their public display; and to the presentation of educational programs and other activities for our citizens and visitors about our past history and our heritage.

Membership Types and Annual Dues

$20.00 Individual 

$30.00 Family  

$50.00 Sustaining

$100 Patron

$500 Individual/Family Sponsor (Will be acknowledged in all written and online publications)

An 8 page Quarterly Newsletter is published during the months of February, May, August and November. Each newsletter is full of historical and genealogical information that members can enjoy.

The annual dues are from January 1 through December 31; all renewal dues become due on January 1 and delinquent after February 1 of each year. Those that join after January 1 will be placed on the mailing list and will receive all previously published publications for that year.