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Pictorial History (1910-1960) of Boone County, Arkansas

Published on May 15, 2012 by in News

Did you know that we have a new book that follows Boone County through time between 1910-1960?  It is full of amazing pictures from the time period.  It is available at the museum during normal operating hours, your you can buy it through our new online store. 

 
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Harness building fire

Published on May 15, 2012 by in News

Not sure when this happened, the top of the “Harness” building says FREW KINGS. I have an 1897 concert poster advertising tickets on sale at Frew and Kings Harness Shop. J.B. Frew was a prominent figure in Boone County history. He kept a diary of the time he spent fighting in the Indian wars out

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1912-2012: Time Capsule!

Published on May 15, 2012 by in News

Artifacts contained in a 100 year old time capsule are now on display at the Boone County Heritage Museum in Harrison, Arkansas.  The time capsule was removed this week from the cornerstone of the former school building which houses the museum.  Director Toinette Madison says her research has turned up many instances of damaged items

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