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Our Publications


Flashback is the quarterly historical publication of the society and has been published since 1951. It is regularly used as a research tool by researchers all over the country. Many libraries subscribe for use in their reference sections. It has been indexed since its inception which makes the research possible. Individual copies of most issues are available for purchase for $6 each, no postage fee for mailing, or you can pick them up during our office hours. We’re adding PDFs of old editions.


FlashForward is the newsletter of the Washington County Historical Society. It is mailed to members. There is an online version of our FlashForward available now! You can download a Flash Forward PDF (1.6M) of the most recent edition.

Books and Pamphlets

The Washington County Historical Society has published numerous books and bulletins over the years. Issues can be purchased through the society’s online bookstore.