VMH 5K Fun Run/Walk May 19, 2018, at 9 AM: register at http://www.tempotickets.com/event/902Ven.
5/17/18: Michele Hakala-Beeksma discusses “Understanding Chippewa 1854 Treaty Rights in Northeast Minnesota-1854 to Present.”
Free Antique Appraisals - the 3rd Wednesday of the month: January - November
The Walkure Doll (c. 1905) is part of the Adopt an Object Campaign: www.thehistorypeople.org.
Adopt an Object Campaign: Large Ghost Sailboat Moving Towards Rocks, c. 1891, by Peter Lund (how it should look after restoration)
Adopt an Object Campaign: Hunter and Hounds at Rest, Peter Lund (before restoration)
April 27, 2018: GRAND RE-OPENING OF THE LAKE SUPERIOR OJIBWE GALLERY
April 24, 2018: 96th Annual Meeting of the Members of the Society - Included the Board of Governors Election and a Gala Reception
The Promise, The Promise Kept, The Promise Realized, The Promise Renewed: The History of the Erie Mining Company Traveling Exhibit
Learn about the Erie Mining History Project at https://www.facebook.com/eriemininghistory/. Photo courtesy Erie Mining History Project.
Traveling Exhibits Preview at Depot (Roleff’s Sawmill pictured): traveling exhibits are available for loan at 218.733.7586.
SLCHS Exec. Director JoAnne Coombe re-elected to the board of the Historic Union Depot Corporation for the year 2018.
The 2017 Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship was awarded to Antonio Michael Davis.
The Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship is awarded annually.
USS Duluth and St. Louis County Historical Society (VMH) fundraiser - commemorative engraved bricks: https://polarengraving.com/USSDULUTH
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.
The USS Duluth's silver is now on display in the Generations of Service exhibit.
"Generations of Service" exhibited in the Society's Veterans' Memorial Hall Museum
The Ojibwe Gallery features the work of internationally recognized 19th century painter Eastman Johnson.
A selection of pieces from the Old Country Memories collection are currently on display at the Depot.
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)
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 VMH website at www.vets-hall.org.
St. Louis County Historical Society logo: Visit www.thehistorypeople.org to learn more about SLCHS.