Media: Videos

RAHS Brown Bag 12-2-14 Dr. Richard Stamps and the Beginnings of Oakland University
Dr. Richard Stamps discusses the beginnings and early days of Oakland University where he was an associate professor of anthropology from 1974 to 2012 when he retired after 37 years of teaching.
RAHS Library Lecture 2-5-15 Deborah Larsen on the Lives and Legacies of the Hamlins and the Woodward
RAHS-sponsored presentation on how the lives and legacies of two prominent Rochester, Michigan pioneers, John F. Hamlin and Lysander Woodward, intersected and shaped the history of the local community.
RAHS Visiting the Surrey Horses
A few members of the Rochester-Avon Historical Society enjoyed our first visit with the horses who will power the restored antique surrey.
Brian Dunphy RAHS Intro at 2014 Inter Service Club Dinner
First Look at the Surrey
RAHS Loading the Surrey for Transport
2013 Greater Rochester Inter-Service Club Dinner (April 17, 2013)
Annual dinner and presentation for the volunteer community in and around Rochester, Michigan.

This year, the planning and hosting duties were handled by the Rochester-Avon Historical Society. Dinner was held at Great Oaks Country Club, with Matt Cullen of Rock Ventures attending as the Keynote Speaker.
2013 HERITAGE DAYS FESTIVAL, ROCHESTER, MICHIGAN
Annual festival held in Rochester, Michigan.
RAHS "WHAT WE DO" PROMO VIDEO
REVOLUTIONARY WAR GRAVES REDEDICATION
Graveside rededication ceremony honoring Revolutionary War Patriots Benjamin Loomis and George Horton. Ceremony was held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 18th, 2012 at Mount Avon Cemetery in Rochester, Michigan.
ROCHESTER-AVON HISTORICAL SOCIETY'S HISTORIC DOWNTOWN WALKING TOUR
A glimpse inside this informative historic tour of Rochester and Oakland County, Michigan. Tours are held once a month from May through October.

(Note: This tour is free to members of the Rochester-Avon Historical Society. Cost for non-members is $5.00 per adult, $3.00 for seniors and students, and children under 12 are free.)
ROCHESTER-AVON HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS, "STORIES IN THE STONES", SEPT. 29, 2012
Promotional Trailer for Rochester-Avon Historical Society's upcoming event, "Stories in the Stones", a living-history walk through Mount Avon Cemetery. Costumed re-enactors will portray some of the famous--and infamous--local citizens of a by-gone era.
RAHS BOOTH AT 2012 SIDEWALK SALE
The Rochester-Avon Historical Society booth at the 2012 Downtown Rochester Sidewalk Sale.

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