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This barn desk came from the Frank Black farm in Lake County.  The desk attaches to a wall. The front is hinged and opens out More…

Posted on 2017/04/26 at 5:29 AM -- Categories: What's New Wednesday

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Grain elevators are rapidly disappearing from the South Dakota skyline.  These iconic structures were the main engine of many small towns and were located along More…

Posted on 2017/04/19 at 5:26 AM -- Categories: What's New Wednesday

Under the Microscope

German company, Ernst Leitz Wetzlar, manufactured microscopes and scientific instruments.  The microscope’s innovative lighting and optics made these a specialty after WWI.  They were produced More…

Posted on 2017/04/13 at 8:50 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

Spoons of Horn

Cow horn and bison horns were not discarded when the animal was butchered.  Horns could be polished up to become utilitarian or artistic items.  Buttons, More…

Posted on 2017/04/05 at 8:17 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

Spoons of horn.

Cow horn and bison horns were not discarded when the animal was butchered.  Horns could be polished up to become utilitarian or artistic items.  Buttons, More…

Posted on 2017/04/05 at 7:44 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

Get your green thumbs out!

Time to start dreaming about and planning your garden! By now seed catalogs have started appearing in your mailbox.  O. S. Jones Seed Company began More…

Posted on 2017/03/29 at 6:19 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

You’d “Butter” Believe it!

Dairying and Creamery Butter production has remained an important industry for South Dakota farmers for many years.  Between 1936 and 1940, the gross farm income More…

Posted on 2017/03/22 at 8:01 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

Archer Oil

Archer Oil got its start in 1929 providing its high quality lubricants for commercial and private aviation. Soon after it started supplying oil for use More…

Posted on 2017/03/15 at 12:40 PM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

Vintage Clock

Daylight Savings Time begins this Sunday.  Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead 1 hour!  Hammond Clock Company released this Art Deco style calendar clock More…

Posted on 2017/03/08 at 8:53 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday

Vintage Glassware

Depression ware, a subset of Uranium glass, is highly collectible and can be found in a rainbow of clear and opaque colors.  Food manufacturers and More…

Posted on 2017/03/01 at 8:41 AM -- Categories: Collections, What's New Wednesday