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Artifact of the Week — November 7, 2019

Pink net Christmas tree made by Eugenia J. Rhodes (Mrs. Paul Rhodes, Sr.), from a net evening dress. Part of Mrs. Rhodes doll collection is around the tree in Mrs. Rhodes living room in her Fayetteville home, ca 1980. Note the Shirley Temple doll next to tree on left in picture. All doll dresses and … Continue reading »

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Announcement — Nov. 6, 2019

Dear Museum Friends, The Old Independence Regional Museum will be closed the week of Thanksgiving (Tuesday, November 26th thru Saturday, November 30th).  The museum will reopen under its normal operating hours on Tuesday, December 3rd.  We recognize you may have out of town Thanksgiving holiday guests planning a museum visit.  No problem!  We love each … Continue reading »

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Christmas Family Day 2019

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Day Sponsor — October 31, 2019

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Artifact of the Week — October 25, 2019

100 years old this week! Born 10-22-1919. We celebrate this early business woman of this community. Emma J Massey of Mack Dairy Farm.

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