The Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library and Village will host “Hooded Minnesota History: The KKK in 1920s Minnesota” with Nancy Vaillancourt at 7 p.m. Thursday at the museum, 1031 Bridge Ave. to Albert Lea. This event is $ 5 for non-members and free for members. Nancy Vaillancourt is a historianRead More →

The Kuhns Memorial Blacksmith Shop, a showcase of craftsmanship passed from pages of Oelwein history, received a much appreciated gift this week from Tim and Denise Wilson. The local couple donated cladding and other building materials to the Historical Society Museum of the Oelwein Region to repair / renovate theRead More →

GRAVETTE – Amanda Price attended the Oct. 11 meeting of the Gravette Historical Museum Commission and donated an official tally book dated 1943. The score book completed an item already in the museum’s collection, a chalked bulldog with the inscription “Relic of the trip to State Tourney of Jonesboro 1940”.Read More →

GRAVETTE – Amanda Price attended the October 11 meeting of the Gravette Historical Museum Commission and donated an official dashboard dated 1943. The dashboard completed an item already in the museum’s collection, a chalk bulldog with the inscription “Relic of the Journey to State Tourney of Jonesboro 1940.” Amanda isRead More →

If you don’t have enough cash on hand or in your rainy day fund to cover an emergency expense, using an emergency loan can be a good option. Most types of emergency loans can provide you with quick access to cash. Plus, some have flexible repayment terms that allow youRead More →

Posted on October 23, 2021 | 11:02 The Bellosguardo Foundation is pleased to announce the first exhibition of works of art by Huguette Clark since 1929 at the Santa Barbara Historical Museum from early February to May 2022. As beneficiary of Clark’s estate, the Bellosguardo Foundation received an extensive collectionRead More →

CORK from Ireland, November 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), the world leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has been awarded the Terra Carta label. The Terra Carta Seal is a clear indication that businesses must work together to create a sustainable future for allRead More →

HISTORICAL VILLAGE Opening of the new pavilion in December. The Sanibel Historical and Village Museum has a full schedule of events coming up this season. There will be a special exhibition, “Trees, chronologies and special memories”, with holiday decorations and timelines describing each building’s past, including interesting little-known facts. ThereRead More →

Lincoln County Historical Museum’s new exhibit will chronicle the patriotism of Japanese Americans during World War II Lincoln County Historical Museum executives needed little time to wrap up a quick $75,000 fundraiser to add an exhibit about Japanese American families in the county. Hershey’s John Frels donated the last $300Read More →

“I said, ‘Yeah, I should,’” Griffin said. “Then another of our volunteers said the same thing, unrelated to each other. “ Support local journalism Your subscription makes our report possible. {{featured_button_text}} He called Kay, who “was really excited about it and wanted Roy Yanagida to talk to me.” The museumRead More →

HISTORICAL MUSEUM The Sanibel Historical and Village Museum will reopen to visitors for the season on October 19. Highlights this season include two Twilight Talks and the annual fundraising gala, which this year will have a film premiere on February 22 at The Community House on Sanibel. The feature film,Read More →

After 30 years, longtime Southold resident Peggy Murphy is retiring from her position as chair of the Southold Historical Museum Youth Education Committee. (Credit: Brianne Ledda) After more than 30 years, longtime Southold resident Peggy Murphy is retiring from the youth education program at the Southold Historical Museum. Ms. MurphyRead More →

As of October 1, the Powell River Historical Museum and Archives has implemented a moratorium on new acquisitions of artifacts for a period of one year. This temporary suspension of artifact collecting is necessary for museum staff to begin an inventory of their current artifact collection, process previously uncatalogued collections,Read More →