SLCHS 95th Annual Meeting of the Membership is April 25. For details visit us at http://www.thehistorypeople.org/events.asp.
The Annual Meeting speaker is Miro Medved, Honorary Consul, Republic of Slovenia, and he will present on Preserving the Slovenian Heritage
The Slovenian Impact on Minnesota's Cultural Landscape Exhibit will be on display April 21 - May 31 at the Depot.
A selection of pieces from the Old Country Memories collection will be on display in conjunction with the Slovenian exhibit.
2017 VMH 5K Fun Run/Walk is on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Register online at http://www.tempotickets.com/vmh5krun.
1854 Treaty Authority partnered with St. Louis County Historical Society to host an indigenous pottery workshop.
Pottery created at the Indigenous Pottery Workshop
SLCHS Exec. Director JoAnne Coombe re-elected to the board of the Historic Union Depot Corporation for the year 2017.
Free Antique Appraisals - the 3rd Wednesday of the month: January - November
Dec. 8 Veterans Remembrance Dinner: Capt. Michael Stainbrook presented "The Man Behind the Medal: The Story of Duluth’s Native Son, Major Henry Courtney, Jr."
Kaylee Matuszak received the 2016 award for the Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship.
The Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship is given annually. Mike handed Margie Nelson the first award. He will be respectfully remembered.
USS Duluth and St. Louis County Historical Society (VMH) fundraiser - commemorative engraved bricks: https://polarengraving.com/USSDULUTH
Learn about the Erie Mining History Project at https://www.facebook.com/eriemininghistory/. Photo courtesy Erie Mining History Project.
Downtown Duluth, c. 1927. Posted on our Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/stlouiscountyhistoricalsociety/photos/.
Duluth Aerial Bridge (with gondola), c. 1905. Posted on our Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/stlouiscountyhistoricalsociety/
The USS Duluth's silver will be on display in the Generations of Service exhibit, beginning Memorial Day 2017.
"Once upon a Ballet" exhibit features items from Minnesota Ballet productions of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty & 1997-2008 The Nutcracker.
David Wheat Statue on 2nd floor at Duluth International Airport
Joe Gomer statue on 2nd Floor at Duluth International Airport
Woolson was the last surviving Civil War soldier, who was a citizen of Duluth for much of the later part of his life after serving in the Union Army.
Panel exhibit in honor of Albert Woolson, the last surviving veteran of the Union Army is at the Duluth International Airport.
SLCHS seeks volunteer gallery attendants for Lake Superior Ojibwe Gallery. Details at http://www.thehistorypeople.org/resources-pressreleases.asp.
The Ojibwe Gallery features the work of internationally recognized 19th century painter Eastman Johnson.
Experience this children’s Finnish themed interactive exhibit, Explore Eli’s Farm.
Crossroads of a Continent - reinstalled on the second floor of the Depot (also know as the mezzanine)
"Generations of Service" exhibited in the Society's Veterans' Memorial Hall Museum
The Navy Reserve exhibit, An Unforgotten Legacy, The History of the Duluth Naval Militia & Reserve
J. C. Ryan Forest History Room
Dale Lyons loaned four original paintings for exhibit within the J. C. Ryan Forest History Gallery.
The Melheim Collection - Fesler Gallery
“Little Women,” a sampling of wood carved pieces from the Joseph Priley Collection, is on display in the Fesler Gallery.
Immigrant Waiting Room
Depot Square Exhibit
A County Built on Iron - Society publication
Invincible: History of the Duluth Boat Club - Society publication
"History in a Pint" speaker series (part of our VMH program)
The Albert J. Amatuzio Research Center is the VMH archives. Submit your story at http://www.vets-hall.org/stories/.
Veterans' Memorial Hall logo, program of St. Louis County Historical Society: Visit our website at www.vets-hall.org.
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