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Artifact of the Week — May 19, 2022

A two-story feed store located beside the railroad tracks and the Poke Bayou at Central Ave. Date: Ca 1940s. Cars of the 1930s and 1940s can be seen. Across Central Ave. can be seen Batesville Hatchery.  Also a sign “Corno Feeds”. A two story stone building located on Central Ave. beside the railroad tracks. It … Continue reading »

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Artifact of the Week — May 12, 2022

A photo of David Hidy, Hope Spragins, Raye Rogers, and Twyla Wright at OIRM’s first birthday party, 1999. Ms. Raye turns 100 this year! Museum history fashion (women, men)

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Artifact of the Week — May 5, 2022

Who Am I ? Unknown photo from the Mindy Moore Collection-Donated to the Independence County Historical Society-housed at Old Independence Regional Museum. Do you recognize anyone? Let us know! Note: The photo has had its exposure adjusted to allow better visualization of the four men.

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Artifact of the Week — April 21, 2022

Who Am I ? The Museum has acquired a batch of old photos with no identification. Perhaps you might know one or more of the persons in the photo. Please give us a call or drop us a line if you can help!

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Artifact of the Week — April 14, 2022

Who Am I? The Museum has acquired a batch of old photos with no identification. Perhaps you might know one or more of the persons in the photo. Please give us a call or drop us a line if you can help!

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