Tag Archives: A-Z

I is for Indian War of 1862

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. Next week is the 150th anniversary of the start of the Dakota War.¬† There were only … Continue reading

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H is for Horseshoe

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This week’s item is a horseshoe. This horseshoe cushioned in rubber was clamped on the horse’s … Continue reading

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G is for General Store

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This week’s item is a General Store¬† – most specifically the Fremad Association. The General Store … Continue reading

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F is for Fire Engine

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This week’s item is the Waterous – Horse Drawn – Steam Powered Fire Engine used by … Continue reading

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E is for elephant

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This week’s item is the Elephant statue that stands in our meeting room. What does a … Continue reading

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D is for Dress

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This week we’ll highlight an item that is both common and unique – Wedding dresses. We … Continue reading

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C is for Courthouse

Pope County Museum A-Z is a continuing feature of our blog. Each week, I will highlight an item or items from our Museum collection. This week’s item is the first Courthouse in Pope County – also known as the Ole … Continue reading

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