Stone Rubbing Class & Cemetery Talk

Calvary Cemetery in Little Falls, Minnesota, is the final resting place of Nathan Richardson, Father of Morrison County. Join the Morrison County Historical Society on Saturday, June 17, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Calvary Cemetery in Little Falls for a talk about “Uncle Nate’s” role in Morrison County history. During…

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Contest: Illustrate Morrison County History in Peeps

Sample Peep diorama: Father Pierz Trying to Capture an Elk

With the arrival of spring comes the arrival of Peeps, those brightly colored marshmallow candies that take their place next to the rest of the Easter candy in store aisles. Peeps originally came in the shape of baby chicks and were produced by the Rodda Candy Company. In 1953, the…

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Morrison County Murder Index Now Online

One of the most popular boxes of research we have in the Morrison County Historical Society collections contains folders for victims of murder who have a direct relationship to Morrison County. The folders have been compiled by staff over the years, although it is not a box we like to…

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Richardson Book Excerpts Now Online

It’s something I’ve been meaning to do for some time and I finally got around to it. I’ve uploaded excerpts from our Nathan Richardson book – A Big Hearted Paleface Man – so you can get a taste of it online. We’ve had an index to the book online for…

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