Weyerhaeuser Museum Closed July 4

In honor of the July 4th holiday, The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum will be closed Saturday. The museum is open regular hours on Friday, July 3, and will reopen after the holiday on Tuesday, July 7. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Enjoy the holiday!

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#Weymu40 – Weyerhaeuser Museum’s 40th Anniversary Celebration

In August 2015, The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls, MN, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The museum was named for lumberman Charles Weyerhaeuser, who, along with business partner Richard “Drew” Musser, ran the Pine Tree Lumber Company in Little Falls from 1890 to 1920. The Weyerhaeuser Museum…

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Fallout Shelter at LF Post Office

Yesterday the Little Falls Post Office donated a stack of historic materials to the Morrison County Historical Society. The stack includes a cash book ledger from 1884-1887 compiled under postmasters L.G. Worthington and John Wetzel, documents detailing the construction specifications for the Little Falls Post Office dated 1916, and photos and…

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#Weymu40 – Field Observations

While researching the additions made in 1981-82 to The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum, I ran across a number of Field Observation reports made by staff of Miller Dunwiddie Architects. These Field Observations discuss what was happening with the building project and even include the weather of the day. Here…

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