The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum will be reopening again February 4, 2021, after the latest pandemic closing by the State of Minnesota. We’ll be…
Museums all over the world are aware of the historic moment the COVID-19 pandemic is presenting. While our institutions are closed and staff are working…View More Signs of COVID-19
Through the Morrison County Historical Society’s Legacy Grant project to install mobile shelving in the Archives at the Weyerhaeuser Museum, we had archival consultant Mike…View More Inventory of Northern Pacific Depot Records Now Online
As so many of us lead more of our lives online during this pandemic, we are seeing an increase in visitors to the Morrison County…View More Educators, How Can MCHS Help You?
Hair is something that is incredibly personal and unique. We can change our hair—cut it, style it, dye it—but the fact remains that our hair…View More Strands of Remembrance: Hairwork and Victorian Sentimentalism
Road maps are mesmerizing. I can look and look and look at them, no matter how familiar I am with the towns and roads. A…View More Maps We Didn’t Know We Had
If you’re anything like me, then I’m sure your home is full of photo albums. If not whole albums, then you undoubtedly have some pictures…View More What Can a Photo Album Tell Us?
Governor Tim Walz just finished his March 25, 2020, daily briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic. During the briefing, he announced a “stay-at-home” executive order that…View More Stay at Home Order Will Keep Weyerhaeuser Museum Closed
In order to be licensed to perform tattoo in the State of Minnesota, a person “must complete a minimum of 200 hours of tattoo experience…View More The Senpai-Kohai of Tattoo Apprenticeships
As I do museum work from home, I mentioned to my husband how surreal this situation is … being mostly home-bound in order to slow…View More Capture the History of COVID-19 by Keeping a Journal
As more people in the United States hunker down at home in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, we’ll be looking for things…View More It’s 2020 Census Time!