MCHS to Honor Art and Jan Warner for Over 50 Years of Service

The Morrison County Historical Society invites the public to an event honoring the long-time service of Art and Jan Warner. The Warners became involved with MCHS in the mid-1960s when there was an effort to re-energize the organization, which had slumped following the death of curator Alexander Huddleston. Arch Gran…

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Rehab Lab: Repairing Old Windows

Rehab Lab: Repairing Old Windows Presented By Preservation Alliance of Minnesota, The Minnesota Historical Society and The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum Saturday, May 7, 2016 12:30-4:30 p.m.   Would you spend $50 to save $1,000? In this hands-on workshop, historic window specialist Paul Schmidt of Restoration Window Systems shows how repairing old…

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Collections Carousel – Rain Gauge from La Fond Building Supplies, Inc., Circa 1970

Minnesotan’s love to talk about weather – “Did you notice how warm it was the other day?” “Man is it windy.” “I wonder when we’ll get some rain.” A premium, or giveaway, from LaFond Building Supplies, Inc. of Little Falls, this rain gauge would have been a welcome gift to…

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Help Wanted: Office Assistant at Weyerhaeuser Museum

The Morrison County Historical Society is looking for a new office assistant at the Weyerhaeuser Museum, someone detail-oriented and friendly to handle bookkeeping and various customer service tasks. The position is for 15-20 hours per week. Read below for a full job description. Pick up an application at The Charles…

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