Mar
9
to Mar 29

Call for Artifacts & Photographs

The museum is searching for members of the community with photos or artifacts for this year's exhibit celebrating the centennial of World War 1. The items will be on display in the museum from April 6th until the end of the public season. All items to be considered must be delivered to the museum by March 29th during museum working hours of Tuesday through Thursday from 10 am to 4 pm. For the World War 1 exhibit, the museum is looking for items relating to military service, volunteer corps, or items from the home front or family experience from the years 1917 and 1918. Examples of these include: soldier portraits, Army nurse uniform, Red Cross memorabilia, Big Smith Army jackets, or the Jasper County "Red Cross" quilt, patriotic posters, service souvenirs, etc. The museum asks that people call the museum at 237-0456 or email at powersmuseum@att.net to make an initial inquiry or send photos before coming to the museum. Arrangements may be possible for Saturday appointments.

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