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WHAT’S NEW: Walt Casson recently donated an item to the WPHS. A picture is here. You can see the item at the bank here.

The June 2015 WPHS newsletter is available as a PDF file here. It will be mailed to members shortly.

The Rao S. Musunuru M. D. Museum and Library will be closed during June through August except for special events and requested tours.

New Port Richey City Manager Debbie Manns installed our new officers on May 23. A picture of her with WPHS President Bob Langford is here. A picture from the installation is here.

Pictures from the Gulf High School Class of 1965 reunion are here. (The same photos are also in an album on our Facebook page.)

A beautiful video about the old Elfers school is here.

Pictures from the 2015 Chasco boat parade are here.

The 1959, 1960, and 1965 Gulf High School yearbooks have been uploaded to this page.

Thank you, New Port Richey Rotary Club! The club has donated $500 to the West Pasco Historical Society! In this photo taken at the board meeting on March 4, WPHS President Bob Langford accepts the check from Evie Parks, secretary of the NPR Rotary Club.

In video clips, historian Jeff Cannon talks about the history of West Elfers Cemetery and East Elfers Cemetery and the Hudson Cemetery.

ABOUT US: About Us - News and Views of the Museum - The Beginning of the Museum - Membership Application - Our Newsletters

ARTICLES: Historical Timeline - Index of Names - Pine Hill (Obenreder) - Pine Hill (Burch) - Pine Hill Cemetery - New Port Richey Press - Recollections of Chester Wilcox - The Baker House - The Gazebo in Sims Park - Obituary Database - Obituary Images - Photos Then and Now - Queen of Peace Hall Dedication - Deciucies Photographs - Hudson Veterans Memorial (1981) - Old Timers’ Picnic (1978) - Moving the Catholic Church (2001) - Port Richey Historic Preservation Sunday (2006) - Veteran's Day (2006) - Martin Luther King Day (2007) - James E. Grey Preserve - First Mural - Second Mural - Third Mural - Fourth Mural - Fifth Mural - Bush Plaque in Sims Park - Photos by Lillian Kreps (1980s) - Eight Photos From 1924 - Other Resources

HISTORIC PHOTOSPHOTOS OF THE WPHSVIDEO CLIPS – See also more local history at fivay.org.

The West Pasco Historical Society web site is hosted by GulfCoast Networking, New Port Richey, Florida