Category Archives: Blog Post

A Swedish Group’s Reservation at the B House

On Saturday, June 6, we had 20 guests from the TC Dala Forening Society from the American Swedish Institute hold a picnic in our backyard. They are a social group whose connection is to Dalarna, a province in Sweden that … Continue reading

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News: Week of June 1

On Monday June 1, Mai Vang met with Brandi, Lariat Lanes Manager of 13 years, to learn about the history of the bowling alley. It is closing after 57 years. John Powers took over the business 27 years ago. I … Continue reading

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Richfield Historical Society Receives $37,130 Grant

We are so pleased to receive this competitive grant through the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society. The grant is for us to conduct a historic structure report on the Riley Lucus Bartholomew House that … Continue reading

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The Quick and Dirty of Preserving Your Photographs

The quick and dirty rules for keeping your photographs or diaries longer is to keep it in a stable, clean, and dark environment.  Let me break it down even more. Stable, as in cool 65 degrees and dry as in … Continue reading

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