Interview with Eugene Nelson

Retired St. Cloud State University Professor Bill Morgan returns with an interview with World War II Veteran Eugene Nelson. 99 year old Nelson was interviewed at his home on August 14, 2018, and talks about his childhood and his experiences during the war. Due to technical difficulties the second half…

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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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