Monthly Archives: October 2012

Quilt Raffle

Raffle tickets are still available for our vintage quilt raffle to be held at our Christmas Open house, December 1 2012. The prizes include an antique hand stitched Yo-Yo coverlet and an antique hand stitched Grandmother’s Flower Garden quilt. Both … Continue reading

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Minnewaska 6th Grade Tour

The Minnewaska Area 6th graders came for a tour today. It is such fun to host our local students. Besides giving them a tour of the museum and buildings, we “pull their files” and show them what we have collected … Continue reading

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Spooky Tour

Don’t forget to reserve your spot for our tour of Spooky Spots in Pope County. The tour will take place this Saturday, October 20 at 5:00. Just in time for Halloween, the Pope County Museum invites you aboard the “Spookiest … Continue reading

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M is for McLaury Building

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Periodically, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. The McLaury Building on South Franklin Street was built in 1909 by Glenwood Postmaster Eilert Koefod to … Continue reading

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L is for Linen

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Periodically, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This is a scrap of linen sheet that Martha Jensen Sellgren made in 1903-1904 before she was … Continue reading

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