Warren County Historical Society

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(515)961-8085

Warren County Historical Society

 

Next meeting - Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Speaker - Dr. Steve Rose - Frontier Iowa School Teachers

 

2017 Log Cabin Days Festival Theme 

WARREN COUNTY IN THE 1940s

 

Pioneer School Days - 2017

Each year 5th graders in Indianola Schools spend a day learning about pioneer living in Warren County. Activities include a lesson in quilting, touring the museum and heritage village, one room school lessons, sawing, corn shelling, rope making and making corn-husk dolls.

 







Museum Information

Hours
Thursdays 9:00am-4:00pm
Saturdays 9:00am-12:00pm
Other times by appointment We are located at 1400 W 2nd Ave Indianola, IA. We are next to the Fairgrounds Camping area.  Our mailing address is P.O. Box 256 Indianola, Ia 50125.  Phone # (515)961-8085.  Pleas see our About Page for a map.



Please Help us Preserve the History of Warren County

 

NOTE: WCHS has no paid staff; all workers are volunteers. 100% of your donation goes to the maintenance and care of our museum and library collections.

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WARREN COUNTY NEWSPAPERS 1857-1923

The early Warren County Newspapers are now available for searching on-line.

 Click Here to Search the Newspapers.  You may also access them from our Research Page.

 

WCHS MISSION 

WCHS MISSION: To collect, preserve, and create interest in the cultural, political, and economic heritage of Warren County, Iowa

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