Below are some frequently asked questions about our Society. If your question isn't answered feel free to use our Contact Form to get in touch with us.
Our members receive a quarterly newsletter with topical articles and photographs from the archives. We also offer an extensive equipment and employee roster to our members and research materials from the archives to members through this website.
We would like to someday have a larger dedicated location which could be turned into a proper research archive center and meeting place for our organization. If you are the owner of a building in the Hagerstown or Frederick area and would like to provide secure space to a small organization we are a small 501(c)3 educational organization and contributions are tax deductible.
If you would like to experience what it was like to ride on a Hagerstown and Frederick Railway trolley, consider visiting one of the following museums which are within day-trip distance of the H&F region and offer rides on trolleys similar to those used in our area.
Baltimore Streetcar Museum
National Capital Trolley Museum
Rockhill Trolley Museum
Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
The H&FRHS is currently raising money for an Endowment Fund through the Community Foundation of Frederick County.
To learn more about donating, visit our Donations page.
We do have contact with other organizations which collect objects related to other local history and railroads and can direct you to those groups for objects not related to our mission.