Front page of Morrison County Historical Society newsletter, Vol. 33, No. 3, 2020: Jim Crow in Morrison County: Rose Winch's Experience.

Jim Crow in Morrison County: Rose Winch’s Experience

In 1921, teachers were needed for schools within Morrison County, so superintendents began taking applications from beyond the county boundaries. Rose Winch, a Browerville resident,…

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Collections Carousel – Ribbon from MS Vulcania

As travel restrictions start to ease a bit across the nation and parts of the world, it’s been hard not to search through the museum’s…

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Clip Art: Cartoon image of a light blue face mask.

Masks Required Again at Weyerhaeuser Museum

After having several months of no masks required for those who are vaccinated against COVID-19, the Morrison County Historical Society is once again requiring masks…

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"Darling," a play by Taryn Verley, performed by Little Falls Summer Musical, August 2021.

Little Falls Summer Musical Presents Darling, a New Play by Taryn Verley

True-Crime Play with Music Retells Story of Annie Kintop’s 1905 Murder Little Falls, Minn., July 7, 2020: Local theatre company Little Falls Summer Musical August…

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The pine trees in the west section of Ogema Point Cemetery, Scandia Valley Township, Morrison County, Minnesota, the final resting place of Rachael Carew. Photo by the Morrison County Historical Society, July 24, 2020.

The Search for Rachael Carew

Over the past three issues of the Morrison County Historical Society’s newsletter, we’ve told the story of Rachael Carew. Rachael moved with her family to…

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Collections Carousel – Margaret (Steffes) Fortier’s Tennis Racket

It’s time for tennis! Grab your racket and head outdoors. With the weather warming and outdoor courts open in public parks and recreation areas, what…

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Bead-making how-to board, "Triangular Paper Beads," by Kathy Gerdts-Senger, 2020.

Bead-Making Classes to Be Combined with Folk Music at Weyerhaeuser Museum

(LITTLE FALLS, MN – May 7, 2021) Beads, which can be used to embellish fabric or turned into jewelry, are made of all sorts of…

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Brick by Brick: Building Community Development Through History, hosted by the Morrison County Historical Society, 2021.

Panelists for Brick by Brick Series Made for a Successful and Informative Event

Thank you to everyone who participated in our April event series, Brick by Brick: Building Community Development Through History. You helped make it a great…

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Collections Carousel – Yellow Brick from Duclos Brick Factory

If you had the good fortune to attend our Brick by Brick: Building Community Development Through History event series, you may have noticed the abundant…

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2021 Exploring History & Culture in Central MN Event Series A Great Success!

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2021 Exploring History and Culture in Central Minnesota February event series a great success. This year’s series…

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