The Bolivar-Richburg-Allentown-Genesee

Historical Preservation Society


c/o Bolivar Free Library -- 390 Main Street --Bolivar, New York 14715

BRAG Historical Society is located downstairs in the Bolivar Free Library.

Temporary Hours: Monday -   9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

      Or By Appointment

Temporary Contact:  Charlotte Mead

Phone: (585) 928 2669

( email: )


BRAG has all Allegany County census records, the Indian Census records, and the Bolivar Breeze Newspaper (1895-1965) on micro-fiche,

over 100 family genealogies, yearbooks, 40,000 name database on computer, 8+ filing cabinets full of family group sheets,

over 5,000 obituaries and military records on index cards, most of the local cemetery records, births, deaths and marriages. 

We cannot list all of the things that we have available for people to use in their researches.