Photo: Richmond Hill High School First Annual
Yearbook - 1900.
Courtesy Carl Ballenas Click here for the PDF of
the Yearbook from 1900.
Click here for selected early RHHS Dome Yearbook Covers through
Read more about the history of Richmond Hill High School here.
Archive Museum The
Society has its own Archival Museum
where written and photographic history about the Richmond Hill community
is preserved. The museum is now located at Kearns
Funeral home on 115th Street and Myrtle Avenue, and is open for
viewing by appointment.
Richmond Hill Historical Society has published several books on the
history of Richmond Hill:
Richmond Hill Historical Society
85-03 114 Street
Richmond Hill, NY 11418
RHHS website is Green! Click the images
to view Certificate.
OPEN MEETING DATE: Friday, April 29, 2016
at 7:30 PM
GUEST SPEAKER:NYPD Detective (Retired) Ike Ilkiw A Modern Perspective on the 12 Most Infamous NYC Crime Scenes
Join us for this informative lecture with Detective Ilkiw as he walks
us through some of the most infamous crimes in NYC's history.
Free Admission. Refreshments will be served. All Invited.
LOCATION: Leonard Center, 86-13 112th Street, Richmond Hill, NY 11418.
For more information see the Flyer here.
RHHS Dome Yearbook Covers through the years: View selected covers
here. Image scans of covers courtesy of Kevin McLoughlin!
2016 MEMBERSHIP: Please print-out our Membership
Form Here and mail your Form and check (payable to the Richmond
Hill Historical Society) to: The Richmond Hill Historical Society 85-03
114th Street Richmond Hill, NY 11418. Thank you for your continued
PAST OPEN MEETING LEGENDARY LOCALS FEBRUARY 2016:
Michael H. Perlman (L), Chair of the Rego-Forest Preservation
Council and Ivan Mrakovcic, President of the Richmond Hill Historical
Society. Book signing of Michael H. Perlman's book, Legenday Locals
of Forest Hills and Rego Park during the Open Meeting on February
The video documentation above is a profile of Richmond
Hill from 2007.
Connect with the Richmond Hill Historical Society.
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Richmond Hill featured on NY1 Channel.
NY1 interviewedIvan Mrakovicic, president of the Richmond Hill Historical
Society. For further details visit This
Special Thanks to former Board Member Joseph DeMay, Jr.
for creating several beautiful video slideshows of Kew Gardens and of
our Society events. The introductory video below was created by Dennis
Doyle. Visit our YouTube webpage for More…
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