History is our priority

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The mission of the New Holstein Historical Society is to collect, preserve, conserve and restore historically significant sites, artifacts and documents that specifically relate to the New Holstein area and its citizens. We will provide educational programming and create events to enhance the current and future generations' understanding of the community and its history. We will hold property, both real and personal, in any amount; may lend, sell, lease or rent such property provided such action is consistent with the terms of gift, bequest, or other conveyance under which title was originally acquired.
NEW HOLSTEIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS & FEES

 Individual Membership $20/year.
Includes ONE complementary admission to either the Timm House or the Pioneer Corner Museum.  New member also includes a copy of the book “Land of Peace & Plenty”, a $17 total value.

Family Membership $30/year
(2 or more family members). Includes ONE complementary admission to BOTH the Timm House and the Pioneer Corner.  New member also includes a Christmas Ornament, a $20 total value.

Friend of the Society $65/year.
Includes TWO complementary admission to BOTH the Timm House and Pioneer Corner.  New member also includes the book “New Holstein, When I was a Boy” by Hobart Kletzien, a $30 total value.

 Trailblazer Membership $125/year.
Includes TWO complementary admissions to BOTH the Timm House and Pioneer Corner, PLUS you receive TWO complementary annual luncheon tickets.  New member also includes the book “Pioneer’s Corner” compiled by the NHHS, a $65 total value.

 Sustaining Member $250/year.
Includes FOUR complementary admissions to BOTH the Timm House and the Pioneer Corner Museum, PLUS, you will receive TWO complementary annual luncheon tickets.  New member also includes a limited edition souvenir NH print, a $95 total value.

Founders’ Circle $500/year.
Includes FOUR complementary admissions to BOTH the Timm House and the Pioneer Corner Museum, PLUS, you will receive FOUR complementary annual luncheon tickets.  New member also includes a NH Historical Society Afghan, a $140 total value.

Additional Benefits:
  • Official Membership Card.
  • Quarterly newsletters from the NHHS outlining Society accomplishments, and events/activities being planned.
  • Discounts on future NHHS sponsored bus trips and other events.
  • Knowledge that membership will help support our mission, which is “to collect, preserve, advance, and disseminate knowledge of the history of the New Holstein area”.

Please send your check or money order to:  Treasurer, NH Historical Society, PO Box 144, New Holstein, WI 53061-0144.
 

Historical Society contacts

Jerry Hallstrom
New Holstein Historical Society President
Telephone: (920) 898-5746

Carol Wordell
New Holstein Historical Society Vice President

Richard Griem
Treasurer
Email: dgriem@tds.net
 

NH Historical Society officers

New Holstein Historical Society
Board of Directors

Jerry Hallstrom President 920-898-5746
Carol Wordell, Vice President
Kay Nett, Secretary
Dick Griem, Treasurer 920-773-2708
Mary Emily Anhalt
Greg Hageman
Donna Schneider
Linda Schneidewind
Grace Flora
Barbara Weber
 

We would appreciate your help

The Society is always looking for individuals - either members of non-members, who are interested in history and would like to be a part of one of our committees. Our standing committees are: Buildings (responsible for the interior care of the Pioneer Corner Museum and the Timm House), Grounds (responsible for lawn mowing, care of the gardens and snow removal), Housekeeping (responsible for the cleaning of the Timm House and Pioneer Corner Museum), Special Events (responsible for the various special events that the Society sponsors), Antique Appraisal Day, Annual Brat Fry, Annual Spring Luncheon and Program, Timm House Christmas (responsible for creating the theme and decorating the Timm House for Christmas), Collections (responsible for the inventoring and accessioning of our collections of artifacts, conserving our collections, and designing and creating exhibits and displays at both the Timm House and Pioneer Corner Musuem.

If you would like more information or are interested in trying out a committee please complete the comment form.

Share your interest with us

We would welcome your involvement with the New Holstein Historical Society if you would like to serve on one of our many volunteer committees. Please send us a note to let us know your area of interest. All volunteers are welcome.