World War I Victory Newspaper

Armistice Day, November 11, 1918, announcement of the end of World War I from The Duluth News Tribune, page 1.

Morrison County Historical Society member Mary Palmquist recently brought in this Armistice Day issue of The Duluth News Tribune to share with us. We snapped a few photos to share it with you. The date is November 11, 1918, the end of World War I. This newspaper belonged to Mary’s…

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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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