MCHS News

  • 2016 McLeod County Fair Displays: Fighting Fire-8/17-8/21
    2016 McLeod County Fair Displays: Fighting Fire-History of the McLeod County Volunteer Fire Departments August 17th -21st-10am –10pm Commercial Building The McLeod County Historical Society and Museum is excited to...[Read More]
  • July Artifacts of the Month
    July Artifacts of the Month Donor:  Louise Schlagel Estate Accession #:  1989-0013-610 & 1989-0013-620 History:  1989-0013-620-Winsted Fire Department belt.  Tan and gray leather with a red background with “Winsted” on...[Read More]

Spotlight On The Collection

Artifact of the Month

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Donor:  Plato Fire Department Accession #: 2016-0060-001 History:  Leather fire fighting bucket with handle. From the Plato... [Read More]