Monthly Archives: August 2013

X is for X-Ray

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Periodically, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. Today’s item is a Ritter Model A Dental X-Ray. It was developed in 1920 and manufactured until … Continue reading

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Totem Pole gets new paint

Glenwood Boy Scout Darren Griesert and a team of Boy Scouts have recently repainted the totem pole that stands in the parking lot between the museum and the ball fields. Darren is working towards his Eagle Award. The totem pole … Continue reading

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Brief History of the Glenwood Hospital

The first hospital in Glenwood was established in September 1912 when Dr. Eberlin and Dr. Elsey rented the “Furtney House” along Lake Minnewaska in September of 1912 to turn it into a hospital. Miss Wiese of Elbow Lake was hired … Continue reading

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