July 30, 2016

1896 in Delphos

Looking through old newspapers for information about the early days of Delphos can become an obsessive… [more]

1896 in Delphos 1896 in Delphos

That Personal Touch

  Almost every week something new (well, at least new to us) comes into the museum.  Sometimes… [more]

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Polio and the March of Dimes

Few diseases frightened parents more in the first 6 decades of the 1900’s than polio. It usually struck… [more]

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1896 in Delphos

Looking through old newspapers for information about the early days of Delphos can become an obsessive experience or it can be very frustrating. It all depends on how much time you have on your hands and whether you like … [Read More...]

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  Almost every week something new (well, at least new to us) comes into the museum.  Sometimes we are lucky enough to get the story behind the item which makes it more than just an item;  it adds a human element to it … [Read More...]

Polio and the March of Dimes

Few diseases frightened parents more in the first 6 decades of the 1900’s than polio. It usually struck in the hot summer months, attacking the nervous system and causing paralysis. No one understood how or why people got … [Read More...]

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