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From the Collections: Crazy Quilts

The Richfield Historical Society’s Crazy Quilts are among the most colorful pieces in our collections. Crazy quilting was a popular 18th and 19th century patchwork style which used small and often time exotic pieces of fabric to create a collage … Continue reading

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April Fool’s Dance!

I choose to believe that there was no dance and anyone who showed up was an April Fool. How did you celebrate April Fool’s Day growing up?

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Chickens in Richfield?

With the local and organic movement, raising chickens in the city is suddenly in vogue. Today in Richfield you are allowed to have up to three hens in a confined space in your backyard – just enough for a couple … Continue reading

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Will You Do Your Bit For Russia?

Relations with Russia weren’t always as cold as they are now. During the war Richfield not only sacrificed for American troops, but also for our allies across Europe and Asia. This clothing drive announcement is in the July 15th, 1943 … Continue reading

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