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Become a DBHS Member Today

Using our secure payment system, for as little as $50 a year, you can enjoy the many benefits of being a Delray Beach Historical Society member! JOIN NOW »
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Explore the ESW Archive Learning Center

The Ethel Sterling Williams History Learning Center is open to visitors for history research and to view exhibits. EXPLORE NOW »
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Past and Present

When it was founded in 1964, DBHS set out to collect and preserve the stories, artifacts, and memorabilia from the area’s founding families to provide an authentic record of how we got started and where we are going. READ MORE »

Historical Photos


Historic Delray:
Order reproductions of these and other images from our vintage photograph collection at the Delray Beach Historical Society’s Ethel Sterling Williams Archive & Learning Center at 111 N. Swinton Avenue. We are open from 10 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday.

Historic Photos:
Download a PDF photo presentation by William S. Williams by clicking here (4.5 MB file).