Voter Registration Event at Weyerhaeuser Museum

In honor of National Voter Registration Day, the Morrison County Historical Society is hosting a voter registration event at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. A healthy democracy depends upon engaged voters. In order to be an engaged voter,…

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Weyerhaeuser Museum Closing at Noon on Sept. 8, 2018

Weyerhaeuser Museum, August 2015

The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum, home of the Morrison County Historical Society (MCHS), will be closing early on Saturday, September 8, 2018. MCHS is hosting its annual program “Manuscripts & Wine” at the Scandia Valley Vineyards in Cushing, MN, that day and won’t have staff available at the museum.…

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“Manuscripts & Wine” – MCHS Annual Program

Climate disasters, fires, war, political conflicts, and neglect put manuscripts in danger of destruction. Manuscripts are books or documents that are written by hand, so each one is unique. Because of their rarity and historic value, manuscripts can also be targets for theft and illegal export. Once a manuscript is…

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Little Falls Ravine Walking Tour Offered by Morrison County Historical Society

Photo of the Little Falls Ravine at the corner of Broadway and Second Street Northeast, Little Falls, MN. The white building is O. L. Clyde's store. Photo by Neal & Simmons, c. 1883-1885, from the Morrison County Historical Society's collection.

The Morrison County Historical Society will be hosting a walking tour of the Little Falls Ravine on Saturday, July 14, 2018. The ravine walking tour, which is about 5 blocks long, will allow attendees to explore the Little Falls ravine that once ran through the east side of town and…

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