Reminder: The Gathering

This coming Sunday is “The Gathering” at Belle Prairie.  Everyone is welcome to attend this event, which is a celebration of family and community history.  And, hey, it’s free!  (Okay, except for the specialty foods that will be offered.  You have to bring money for those – but there’ll be…

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The Unexpected Find

The Morrison County Historical Society has been in existence since 1936.  We’ve been collecting for seventy-one years.  I’ve only been with the Society for eleven years and while you might think that would be enough time to get to know everything in our collections, it isn’t. I was researching the…

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Road Construction – Don't Despair

Lindbergh Drive South, a.k.a. County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 52, is under construction between Lindbergh State Park and the Weyerhaeuser Museum.  That means you’re going to run into some rough road and heavy equipment if you try to come down Lindbergh Drive from Little Falls.  While we’ve been assured by…

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Photo Reproduction

Did you know that we offer photo reproduction services?  If there is a photo in our collections that you want a nice copy of (rather than a photocopy), we can get it duplicated as a high-quality color photocopy, or we can scan the image to CD for you.  There is…

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