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I was just looking at the viewing statistics for our website and what I found was quite interesting.  Our users (that’d be you) regularly visit our home page, this newsfeed, our family names index, and the cemetery page.  Various history articles are visited here and there, a good mix of…

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Book Care Workshop

Once more, MCHS museum staff have been galavanting across the nation in an attempt to improve our minds and, hopefully, learn something that will help us do our jobs better. As most of you already know, Mary attended the AASLH (American Association for State and Local History) conference in Atlanta,…

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Camp Ripley Book Available

We’ve just received copies of Sandra Alcott Erickson’s new book, Camp Ripley:  1930-1960, to sell here at the Weyerhaeuser Museum.  The book is softcover and has 128 pages packed with great photographs illustrating the history of this National Guard training camp located in Morrison County.  Sandra has provided an overview…

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Photos of Houses Wanted

Here at the museum, we get lots of requests for information related to area houses.  People have gotten increasingly interested in the histories of their homes due to programs on cable channels and the do-it-yourself remodeling movement.  We’d love to be able to help people with their requests, but we…

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