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We Are Also On Three Top Social Media Networks

Published on July 30, 2015 by in News

If you like to stay posted on any updates on events going on at the museum, be sure to like us on Facebook by  searching for “Boone County Heritage Museum” on Facebook.  We can also follow us on Twitter and Instagram @BCHeritageM

 
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Hog Drive On The Square, Circa early 1900s

Published on July 30, 2015 by in News

Hog Drive DC800These are a few of the thousand hogs being driven to the MN&A Railroad siding to be shipped to the market from the Lon Graham Farm.  They are shown on the south side of the Harrison square, looking east down Stephenson Avenue, which led to the rail shops and siding.  Pig sooee!!

 

 
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Lead Hill Graduating Class, 1958

Published on July 30, 2015 by in News

img062800This is a wonderful photograph of the senior class of Lead Hill High School in 1958.

 

 
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Monday At The Museum for July 27th Cancelled

Published on July 27, 2015 by in News

We regret to inform everyone that the Monday At The Museum scheduled for this Monday has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We are sorry for any inconvenience this has caused anyone, and thank you for understanding.  We also hope to see everyone next month.

 

 
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1930s View of The Square in Harrison

Published on July 23, 2015 by in News

Harrison 1930's800A photo of the south side of the  square in Harrison, Arkansas in the 1930′s looking east.

 
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Harrison, Arkansas Fire Department; circa 1954

Published on July 23, 2015 by in News

img024800Harrison, Arkansas fire department, circa. 1954.  From left to right is Jack Walker, Vick Jerrett, Anuel Covington, Bob Coker, Red Gale, Jonnie Saxton, Journie Wood, Vernon Monday, Earnest Grimes, Chief Gordan Trantham, Lee Mysinger, Assistant Chief Merl Roark, Mitchel Ervin, Orvial Main, I.W. Hudson, Bill Johnson, Kenneth Monday, Leonard Brown, and J.E. Dunlap.

 

 
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Alpena Pass, 1939

Published on July 16, 2015 by in News

Alpena136800” ‘Home on the Range’ was the card published in Eureka Springs and mailed in Boone County.  We wondered if the gun-toting old-timer owned the roadster to the left, but speculate it belonged to the photographer.”

 

 
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Erwin Sawmill circa 1940s-1950s

Published on July 16, 2015 by in News

Erwin Sawmill present day Ben Eddings750This is the Erwin Sawmill, circa 1940s-1950s.  The Ben Eddings dealership is currently located there, on the bypass in Harrison, Arkansas.

 

 
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Monday at the Museum; July 27th, 2015 at 6:30 (THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED)

Published on July 13, 2015 by in News

We regret to inform everyone that the Monday At The Museum scheduled for this Monday has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We are sorry for any inconvenience this has caused anyone, and thank you for understanding.  We also hope to see everyone next month.
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Hurley Motor Company

Published on July 9, 2015 by in News

img054800The Hurley Motor Company used to be located right next door to the Harrison First Baptist Church, where The Durand Center is located at currently.

 

 
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