Community History Documentation Project Online Form

The Springfield Township Historical Society’s Community History Documentation Project seeks to acquire personal recollections from township residents and former residents about the people, places and events that shaped the history of our township. The information compiled will be added to our archive to benefit future generations and may be used for purposes of research, education, publication and exhibition. Submission of this form indicates your permission for the information it contains to be published in all formats. We very much appreciate you taking the time to share your recollections of life in Springfield Township.

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Describe what the neighborhood was like during your earliest recollections. How has it changed over the years? What brought about these changes?
Tell us about an interesting person who lived in our community. What is his/her name? When did he/she live in the township? Where did he/she live? What did he/she do for a living? Do you have a story about that person?
Describe a local event or tradition that occurred in the township. When did it occur? Where? Who was involved in the event? What was the purpose of the event? Why was this event important to the community? Can you recall specific details of the event?
Tell us about a local business or restaurant that was considered an institution in your neighborhood. When did it operate? Where was it located? Who ran the business? What was special about the place? Do you recall any interesting details about the establishment?