Ken Woodward, President

Gail Roberts, Vice President

Flossi Prewitt, Treasurer

Kathy Goss, Secretary

Dave Bliss

Faye Doyle

Mitch Edwards


Sara Edwards

Barb Hill

Doris Howett

Andy Nevrincean

William Sumner

Leda Widdoes

OAHA's Archives Committee works every Monday morning from 9:00 to 12:00.  Appointments may be made to come in at other times.  Contact Gail Roberts at

Come to our monthly programs.  Upcoming programs are posted on our Events page.

OAHA is pleased to announce the official opening of our Archives site at 140-142 Locust St. as part of OMI's First Friday, June 2nd from 5-8 pm.  Come see displays and our new work space. Board members will be there and light refreshments will be served.

Vern and Taylor with the Alexander Meat Market Mirrors now displayed at the Oxford Library

​​​Oxford Area Historical Association

OAHA ARCHIVES SITE    140-142 Locust Street  Oxford, Pa.

Vern Ringler talks about the Alexander Mirrors.

The mission of the Oxford Area Historical Association is to preserve and promote the historical significance of the Oxford Area, educate the community on historical interests, and to encourage the economic vitality of the Oxford area through historic preservation.


  • Maintain a non-profit organization for preservation of local area history and artifacts and encourage local historic building preservation
  • Public education by means of publications, lectures, workshops, displays and exhibits, etc.
  • Funding through grants, contributions, dues and local fund raising projects
  • Develop and promote a museum to display local history and historic artifacts
  • Network with the area municipal Historic Commissions and various Chester County, Pennsylvania and Federal Historical organizations and offices
  • Recognize outstanding performance in local history preservation by awarding OAHA Historic Preservation Achievement AwardsType your paragraph here.
  • Historic Commissions of Oxford and surrounding areas
  • Existing Historical, Preservation and Restoration societies of PA and Chester County
  • Oxford Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Oxford Main Street Inc.
  • Oxford Arts Alliance
  • Oxford Community Enhancement Association

If you are interested in local history, please consider joining OAHA. Yearly membership dues are $15.00 for individuals and $25.00 for a family.  We are also looking for energetic, committed individuals to serve on our Board.  Talk to one of us at one of our monthly programs.


Upcoming Event:

"Art, Architecture and Archives" Exhibit at the Oxford Arts Alliance October 21st through November 11th, 2016.  See Events page for more photos.

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Mr. C.P. Alexander /Owner of Alexanders                          Meat Market

Mission Statement

OAHA is a 501(c)3 Organization and donations by check or cash are acceptable.  Checks may be mailed to PO Box 355 Oxford, PA 19363