Bringing Pelham's History to Life

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The Town of Pelham maintains a rich collection of historical documents, photographs and other material, available for viewing by appointment.  Click below for the categories of materials in the collection.

Historian Collection

Augusta, Eisenhower & Pelham

In the final riveting final hour of the 2021 Masters Tournament on Sunday, the sportscasters made a passing reference to the old “Eisenhower Tree.” Pelham figures prominently in President Dwight D. Eisenhower having become a member of the Augusta National Golf Club. In fact, he might never have become president but for his friendship with the Pelhamite who sponsored his membership.

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Current Topics

Pelham Train Station

Pelham's Historic Downtown

Digitized Town Historian Collection

We are just beginning to update our catalogue and digitize the collection, but here are some of the resources available on line, about Pelham's:

Municipal Buildings


Commercial Buildings

Arthur L. Scinta

Daronco Town House, 20 Fifth Avenue
Pelham, NY, 10803, US

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