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  • Guess the Gadget?
    Our McLeod County Fair -Guess The Gadget-Artifact Donor: Rufo Vollmer   Accession #: 1979-0074-001 History:  Nowanty battery operated telephone transmitter/receiver.  This was the first telephone in McLeod County and was used...[Read More]
  • Crow River Winery-Basket Social Fundraiser-9/29/14
    Basket Social Fundraiser Monday, September 29th 7-9 PM Music by:  10th Street Jazz $25 per ticket includes: Wine Tasting, Appetizers, Tour of the Winery, Silent Auction, Jazz concert, historical displays...[Read More]

Spotlight On The Collection

Artifact/s of the Month:


Donor: James Pessek Accession #’s: 2012-0007-027, 2012-0007-028 Photo of a vintage dray truck outside the Stewart Depot, taken in 1925. Two unidentified boys are in th... [Read More]