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Artifact of the Week — December 7, 2017

A photo of a baby girl in a metal walker.  The photo says “Lucile – 9 months old.”        This photo is part of the Beller Collection at Old Independence Regional Museum.    

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Artifact of the Week — November 30, 2017

A 15 inch girl doll wearing a blue and white dress with socks and shoes.  The doll is thought to be from the 1930s.        This artifact is part of the Crouch Collection at Old Independence Regional Museum.    

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Artifact of the Week — November 23, 2017

A portrait of Mary Beth Terry looking at a book while sitting on the lap of an elderly woman (who might have been her grandmother.)        This photo is part of the Beaumont Collection at Old Independence Regional Museum.  

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Artifact of the Week — November 16, 2017

This is an advertising card from the S.A. Hail Company from the early 1900s.  One side of the card advertises Scotch Snuff and the other side advertises S.A. Hail & Co.    This artifact is part of the Massey Collection at Old Independence Regional Museum.    

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Artifact of the Week — November 9, 2017

This girl doll is made entirely of leather and is wearing a long sailor style dress.  The front is printed Playa Del Rey, California and on the back is printed Post Card.    This artifact is part of the Crouch Collection at Old Independence Regional Museum.  

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