Morrison County Historical Society Holding a Raffle

Log Cabin Quilt made by Char Welle, 2017 MCHS raffle prize.

The Morrison County Historical Society has a talented and well-connected board of directors. Between these nine directors, they have assembled a creative set of raffle prizes in order to help the organization raise funds in service of its mission to preserve and share the history of Morrison County, Minnesota. The…

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Give to the Max Day – November 14, 2013

Give to the Max Day, an annual day of giving sponsored by GiveMN.org, will occur Thursday, November 14, 2013. On this day, people are encouraged to make their year-end donations to nonprofit organizations around Minnesota. The Morrison County Historical Society has a GiveMN.org page at http://givemn.razoo.com/story/Morrison-County-Historical-Society through which you can donate on…

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Matching Grant Offered to Save the Pierz Journals

Every newspaper produced contains invaluable historical information. Unfortunately, due to the poor quality of the paper they are printed on, newspapers are not easy to preserve in their original form. In order to save the content, historical organizations need to capture images of past newspapers. This used to occur through…

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Pierz Journals Online (1909-1913)

We have exciting news this morning. We knew it was going to happen soon, but we didn’t know when. One of our regular history informants, Larry from the Hesch History blog, sent us an email telling us that the Pierz Journal newspapers we’ve had digitized through the Minnesota Digital Library…

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