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Snow Day!

The museum will not be open today due to the snowy, soon to be sleet-y and icy conditions. Today would have been our last day of the year anyway, so the museum will not be reopening until May 2017. See…

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Closing out the year

ETA: Check out this article by Tom Renner of the Putnam Daily Voice about this weekend’s guest speaker Craig Nelson! Our final two events of the year are coming up this weekend. On Saturday the 10th we’ll have our last…

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Next up…Holiday Boutique

We had what I believe is our best turnout yet for Our American History – over 35 of you joined us this past Saturday to learn about Bannerman Castle. Many thanks to Thom for his enjoyable, very informative presentation. Apologies…

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Bannerman Island, Oregon Corners, a Presidential connection, and…Santa?

  Everybody’s heard of it, but what do you know about it? Join us at the Putnam Valley Free Library on Saturday November 12th at 10:00am, when guest speaker Thom Johnson tells all there is to know about this history…

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Our busy season is starting up!

We have a few events coming up in the next several weeks! Wednesday, October 26th at 7:00pm is our annual Halloween Event. This year, join us as we hear from Paranormal Investigator Penny Ann Osborn who will share her tales…

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Hello!

Firstly, we have an event coming up on Saturday the 10th! Secondly, you may have noticed our website has gotten a little dusty as of late. We’re undergoing some changes within the museum and the historical society. Look for more…

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Basicall Baseball- June 12th, 2016

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New Email Address!

We have a new email address! Please contact us at PutnamValleyHistory@gmail.com!

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Custer Before Little Big Horn

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Digital Exhibition: A New Project is Underway!

Several years ago we began the lengthy process of digitizing our extensive photo collection. We have gotten through hundreds of photos, including glass slides from the late 1800’s, adding them to a searchable database and sharing our favorites with you…

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