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Annual Meeting of the Historical Society

The annual meeting of the Richfield Historical Society will take place at Gramercy Park Cooperative at Lake Shore Drive (6711 Lake Shore Dr in Richfield) at 6 PM on Saturday, March 28.   The program will feature society member, Jon Wickett, as … Continue reading

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Give to the Max Day

This Thursday—November 13—is Give to the Max Day, a day set aside in Minnesota to reaffirm the community benefits of charitable giving. And thanks to the Bush Foundation and others, organizations like ours that receive donations on Thursday are eligible … Continue reading

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Quicksteps Play at History Center

Saturday, July 26 Lyndale Field, behind the Bartholomew House Quicksteps at bat We were excited to welcome back the Quicksteps of the Vintage Base Ball Association. Clad in 1860-style uniforms and using authentic reproductions of 1860 equipment, the Quicksteps have played over 160 matches … Continue reading

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SunCurrent Features Dale Schwie and Richfield Historical Society

Hope you didn’t miss a nice article in the Richfield SunCurrent this past week. The article featured Richfield resident, and contributor to the Richfield Historical Society, Dale Schwie and his recollections of life during wartime as Richfield, and all of … Continue reading

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