History Club a charitable presence in Fairfield

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The History Club helped purchase this fire truck - Fairfield’s first - in 1936, said Kathryn Davis. Davis has been a member of the club for 41 years. She said helping to purchase the fire truck was one of the first club projects for the community.

Photo by Fairfield Historical Museum

From humble beginnings in the women’s restroom of the Freestone County courthouse, over the past 89 years the Fairfield History Club has established itself as a center for culture and community generosity.
Since 1925, the club has been at the forefront of projects benefitting Fairfield and Freestone County, from establishing the community library, to selling bonds


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