Historical Museum and Research Center

Welcome to the Cattaraugus County Historical Museum and Research Library website. The Museum & Library are county owned and operated, specializing in the history of Cattaraugus County, NY.

We invite you to take a look around the site and visit us in person in Machias, New York.

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Books for sale

We have books for sale at the Museum too!

  1. Bicentennial History 1808-2008 of Cattaraugus County $20.00
  2. A Guide to Burial Sites, Cemeteries & Random Stones in Cattaraugus County $40.00
  3. Cattaraugus County History and Census Comparisons: 1808 to 1995-96 $ 5.00
  4. Brothers, Heroes, Martyrs by Mark Dunkelman $ 5.00
  5. Crawford Cemetery Book (Salamanca, NY) $10.00
  6. Ellicott Street Cemetery (Great Valley, NY) $ 5.00
  7. Freedom Bicentennial 1811-2011 $10.00
  8. Memoir of Olivia $10.00
  9. Of a Boy & His Valley by Arnold Cook $10.00
  10. Portville: Goes to War $20.00
  11. Portville: Colonel Lewis Warner $ 6.50
  12. Portville: A History of Farming $10.00
  13. Portville: Amos Humiston Day Commemoration $ 1.00
  14. Portville: Practical Receipts $10.00

All the above available for review in the research room of the Cattaraugus County Museum. Limited quantities. Postage additional.

The Cattaraugus County Museum is located in the historic Stone House built in 1868.

9824 Route 16, Machias, New York 14101

Phone: 716-353-8200

Email: Use our contact form

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