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Horseless Carriage Club
Saturday May 21, 2016 - 10:30 am
See Pre-1916 gas, steam & electric autos
Refreshments will be served.
Museum and archives open from 10 am to 2 pm
Rick Ross repairing Model T near Stubbs Bay
Memorial Day Open House
Monday May 30, 2016
after 9:00 am ceremony at Union Cemetery
Please join us for an open house at the museum!
Museum open until 2:00 pm. Refreshments will be served.
Area Civil War Veterans
Visit the Museum!
Open Saturdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Ancient Canoe in New Display
Nearly 1,000 Year Old Dugout Canoe
G. A. and Helmer Gunnarson moving canoe. In 1934 the Gunnarson family discovered a dugout canoe as they were extending their dock on North Arm Bay. The canoe was recently dated to 1025 - 1165 A.D. making it the oldest dugout canoe found in Minnesota. It is going on display at the WHCPA Museum in Long Lake, Minnesota. See the full report at the Maritime Heritage Minnesota website. A print of this photo is available here.
New Feature! Search our Index of over 29,000 Family File images!
Now you can search our Index of over 29,000 Family File images. These images have been scanned from our family files and tagged by volunteers so they are computer searchable.