Artifact of the Week

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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Artifact of the Week — October 17, 2019

Copy of the class picture for the Batesville High School Class of 1962

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Artifact of the Week — October 10, 2019

Picture of members of the Class of 1951 for Batesville High School

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Artifact of the Week – September 5, 2019

Photo of Ned Metcalf, directing  White River Water Carnival contestants on stage, 1980s.

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Artifact of the Week — August 29, 2019

This photo shows a float in the 1949 White River Water Carnival parade. The float features signs that say “A penny a day milks a cow,” and “Farm life is fun!! With dependable low cost electricity.” This photo is part of the Rowe Collection at Old Independence Regional Museum.

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