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Molstead Family History

| February 28, 2020 1:00 AM A short history of a giving family Adolph and Anna Molstead, nee Nilson immigrated from Norway in 1888 and were married in 1890 in Elkhorn,…

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Murder Haunts the Movie Star

John Virgil Turner was born in Mt Pleasant, Tennessee on September 11, 1894, as shown on his WWI Draft Registration.  After his discharge from the Army he settled in Picher,…

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Coeur d’ Alene’s Railway Tunnel

Written By Don Pischner A concrete abutment located just off of the southeast corner of Garden Avenue and Government Way (near the front door of the “Hitching Post”) identifies the…

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From the Board President- January 2020

Written By: Mike Dixon It happened! The J.C. White house has been moved and is resting proudly on its new foundation at the base of Tubbs Hill. This move and…

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Thank You Donors

Building Fund Donations $10,000 and above Steve and Judy Meyers Bud Ford Building Fund Donations $1000 to $9,999 Donald Sausser Julie and Bill Gibbs Building Fund Donations $100 to $999…

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We Moved History

The Museum’s plans for expansion took a huge move forward on November 16, 2019 when the J.C. White House was moved from 8th and Sherman to 8th and Young, south…

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From the Board President- Nov 2019

Written By Mike Dixon We are almost there. In my last report in the Summer issue of this blog, I described the daunting list of issues that had to be…

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The Steamer Seattle

Written By John V. Wood Recently I was asked if I had a steamboat story that could reflect progress on the steamboat book I am writing for the museum, and…

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Thank You Donors

Building Fund Donations Inkind Donations to the White House MoveJohnson ConstructionCosta FabJohn Swallow Family Up to $100Asbjorn & Barbara RostadBill & Val WolfeRoberta ManleyDennis & Vinetta SpencerHarriet SteeleMaxine WhitesidePaul HuetterKevin…

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