- All items must support our mission of collecting artifacts and archival material related to the history and culture of Freeport, Maine, and not duplicate other items already in the collection.
- Materials should be associated with individuals, buildings, businesses and other organizations with Freeport connections.
- Please be prepared to tell us as much as possible about the history of the item, and if possible, provide documentation related to its history and use. The more we know about an item, the more valuable it is to us.
- With extremely rare exceptions, gifts will be unconditional, and you will be required to transfer full title to the Freeport Historical Society.
We obtain most of our collection of artifacts and documents through the generosity of members and the general public, and if you own items that you think might be appropriate for our collections we would love to hear from you. Before contacting us you may wish to review the following guidelines: