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Renovation Update

The storage system is installed and filled with artifacts. Now I need to tell the collection database where each item lives. That is the very last step in the storage project. Now our attention is focused on constructing new exhibits. … Continue reading

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Day Trip to MN History Center

* Saturday May 6, Free Tour to St. Paul * The Glenwood Public Library is taking a trip!  This FREE bus tour on Saturday, May 6, leaves Glenwood promptly at 8:00 AM for a day at the Minnesota History Center. … Continue reading

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Time Lapse Footage

Here is a great video of the entire museum transformation with the installation of the new storage system.  Thanks, Brent Gulsvig, for all your work recording and producing this video.

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Done! (Mostly)

We are awaiting a few missing parts (such as the garment bars) but the installation crew has left and we get to start the fun job of putting everything away and building the new exhibit spaces.

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Getting closer

The shelves and drawers are appearing. It’s a good thing we have a rolling staircase so I can reach the upper shelves!

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Wow – That’s Tall

It turns out that KNOWING I ordered 10 foot shelves that would reach up to the girders and actually SEEING 10 foot shelves is a very different experience! I already have a rolling staircase on hand so we can safely … Continue reading

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Lake Amelia Mill Painting Restored

The Pope County Museum is pleased to present a fully restored painting of the Lake Amelia Grist Mill.  The work was completed with funds from an Arts & Cultural Heritage grant awarded through the Minnesota Historical Society.  The extensive repairs … Continue reading

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