Monthly Archives: October 2011

Fundraising letter

Well, our fundraising letter has been sent out to everyone in the county and to our out of area members. We are really good at museum stuff, but not so great at asking for money, so we hope that everyone … Continue reading

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School Tours

Fall school tours have started. Last week we hosted the Minnewaska Area 6th graders on Wednesday and the after school program on Thursday. The 6th graders from Minnewaska are one of my favorite groups. This year’s group was especially respectful. … Continue reading

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Glenwood Fire Department program Tomorrow

The Pope County Historical Society is proud to host a presentation by Steve Nestor on the history of the Glenwood Hose Company, also known as the Glenwood Fire Department. The event will take place Saturday October 15 at 2pm to … Continue reading

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Just like the big museums

This morning I followed a link from the Minnesota Historical Society e-mail newsletter to read a story on “The Amazing Journey of Herman the Duck.” A cute little story about how they photograph artifacts in their collection. We are doing … Continue reading

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