Our preservation and programming efforts are supported by the generosity of the community. Donations are always appreciated, and can be given in tribute or memorial if desired.

Contributions to Chautauqua Historical Society are tax deductible under the provisions of Section 501 (c) (3) of the United States Code.

Donations can be made several different ways:

  • Drop them at the Archival Research Center
  • Mail them to Chautauqua Historical Society, P.O. Box 37, Elsah, Illinois 62028
  • Use the button below to donate securely via PayPal using your PayPal account or credit card

Items for Our Collection

Many of the items in our collection came from New Piasa Chautauqua members. We are always appreciative of photos, documents, and recordings that show what life has been, and still is, like at New Piasa Chautauqua. If you have items you would like to contribute, please visit the Archival Research Center or contact us via mail or email.