Chapel Hill Historical Society

The Chapel Hill Historical Society was founded to research and document the history of Chapel Hill and the surrounding communities, to encourage and assist in the study of local history, and to provide public programs and publications related to the heritage and traditions of the area.(more...)

Contact Information and Current Officers and Board Members

  • President:
    Sarah Geer
  • Vice President:
    Susan Worley
  • Secretary:
    Frances McVay
  • Treasurer:
    Thomas Jepsen
  • Susan Newrock
Board Members
  • Carl Anderson
  • Mary Anderson
  • Bill Burlingame
  • Richard Ellington
  • Marsha Jepsen
  • Barbara Pipkin
  • Rachel Reynolds
  • Valerie Yow
  • Hours:  10:00am-2:00pm on Tuesday-Wednesday, Thursday 1:00-3:00pm, and 1:00pm-5:00pm on Friday
  • Phone:  1 (919) 929-1793
  • E-Mail: 
  • Society Office Location:
    Lower Level of Chapel Hill Public Library
    at 100 Library Drive

  • Mailing Address:
    The Chapel Hill Historical Society
    P.O. Box 9032
    Chapel Hill , NC 27515-9032

Board Members and Officers, 1966-2016

A listing of Chapel Hill Historical Society officers and board members from 1966 to the present.

A biography of John V. Alcott, second president of the Chapel Hill Historical Society.

A biography of James M. Webb, fifth president of the Chapel Hill Historical Society.