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COVID19 Response:
Per governor order, we will be closed until further notice. We are happy to take research requests via email at historic@dchsmn.org.  Thank you for your understanding. Immediate concerns may be emailed to brittany.johnson@dchsmn.org.

 

  • Office Hours:
  • M-F,  8:30-5:00

 

  • Tours:
  • M-F, 9:00 – 3:00
  • $5/adult, $3/child.
  • Schedule group tours in advance.

 

 

 

Articles

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: The Big Ole Santa Suit – And The Woman Who Made It

    The Big Ole Santa Suit – And The Woman Who Made It

    Do YOU remember Big Ole dressed up as Santa Claus? How much fabric do you think the suit required? (Answer at the bottom of this post! No cheating!) Do you…

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Veterans Day 2020 – Hear from WWI Vet Henry Davis

    Veterans Day 2020 – Hear from WWI Vet Henry Davis

    In honor of Veterans Day and those who have served, we’d like to introduce you to Henry Oscar Davis, WWI Veteran and longtime resident of Douglas County, Minnesota. Henry Davis…

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: The 1918 Red Cross Quilt

    The 1918 Red Cross Quilt

    Have you seen the 1918 Red Cross Quilt at the Douglas County Historical Society? Today, in honor of National Quilting Day, we’d like to tell you about this amazing quilt…

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: COVID-19 Self-History Interview

    COVID-19 Self-History Interview

    Everyone’s experience matters. Your history matters. Help us record your history. With events being as momentous as they are in Minnesota, we’d like to offer a tool in the form…