Sevastopol Historical Society
'There's no time like the present to preserve the past."
Background and Membership
The SEVASTOPOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY, was established in 2011 and continues with its passion to collect and preserve the history of the community. Past programs have packed the Sevastopol town hall to capacity and it is rewarding to know that so many of neightbors, relatives, and friends are interest in Sevastopol's stories. We are a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and all donations are considered charitable contributions. Our Society's mission is to keep our Sevastopol heritage and history alive for future generations.
Interested in becoming a member? Our annual dues are quite reasonable--just $15 for individuals and $25 for the whole family. Makes checks payable to the Sevastopol Historical Society and mail to P.O. Box 501, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235. Question: contact Linda Wait at 920-495-8129 or Don Rudolph at 920-493-4522.
We are planning to present "History of Cheese Factories" in July 2019 and hope to post a selected date and time shortly. We are also entertaining the idea of a Sevastopol "Road Trip" to video and photograph some of our homesteads, businesses and other community structes throughout the Town, perhaps incorporating 10 or 12 locations into each program. Interested in putting your home, farm or business on the video? And have some old-time photos and short history to go with? Call Linda or Don at the phone numbers mentioned above.
There are 15 past productions, available for viewing on YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/user/shermanbay) or you can purchase individual DVDs for $10.00. Past espisodes include family histories, the cherry industry in Door County, the story of Lily Bay, salutes to our veterans and other historic accounts in our Sevastopol community. Check your YouTube postings for historic entertainment and education!