Projects

Since its founding in 1996, Lake Elsinore Historical Society has been involved in the preservation of the history of this area.

Restoration of the Barkschat Lamp Posts

Restoration of the Barkschat Lamp Posts

Restoration of the Barkschat Lamp PostsThe original street lights, which were first installed in the mid-1920s, were fluted, cast-concrete columns with Mediterranean-style floral embellishments and...

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Jean Hayman House

Jean Hayman House

Jean Hayman HouseThe original home was named for a favorite teacher in the Lake Elsinore Unified School District, located at 310 East Pottery Street, Lake Elsinore. It is a rebuild of the original...

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USS Lake Elsinore

USS Lake Elsinore

Rick Riess contacted Lake Elsinore Historical Society and shared that he had discovered that there had been a cargo ship named after Lake Elsinore in World War I. He decided to write about it and LEHS decided to have a model of the ship built. The model is housed at the Lake Elsinore Historical Society Museum along with Rick’s article on the ship…

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