Norman County Historical Society

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Norman County Historical Society

Subject

Historical Society, Prairie Village and the Red River Museum

Description

Within the Norman County Historical Society, there are two separate sites that it contains. This include the Prairie Village in Ada, MN, which is dedicated in telling the story of the county’s founding and the early settlers that created it. The village contains 12 historic buildings, holding photos, past artifacts and tools that that the pioneers used. Throughout the year, the Prairie Village holds both the Norman County Fair in June and Pioneer Days after Labor Day weekend. The second site is the Red River Museum, located in 211 3rd St., Shelley, MN, and contains a replica of a 1930’s school house, featuring a usable Loom Room and an extensive military collection.

Creator

Contact: Solveig Kitchell

Source

(218) 556-0122 nissensol@yahoo.com

Publisher

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Date

Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm & Saturday 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Contributor

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Rights

Free Admission

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Type

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Identifier

P.O. Box 201
Highway 200 West
Ada, MN 56510

Coverage

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Citation

Contact: Solveig Kitchell, “Norman County Historical Society ,” Directory of Historical and Cultural Organizations and Museums , accessed July 20, 2019, https://nllndirectory.omeka.net/items/show/38.

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