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Easter Bonnet Tea

We had an amazing turnout for our Easter Bonnet Tea! Both settings sold out! Thanks to all of the volunteers that worked so hard pulling this together and thanks to everyone who came to enjoy the event! A special thanks … Continue reading

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Syrian Refugees in Greece Presentation and Dinner: April 12, 2017

Reminder to everyone who signed up for the Syrian Refugees in Greece presentation and dinner, it is this evening! Dinner is at 6pm and the presentation starts at 7pm. See you there!

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No Tours This Saturday: April 15th, 2017

FYI- the Museum will not be open for tours this Saturday. We will be having our Easter Tea! Thanks to everyone who signed up- both settings are full! Remember your Easter Bonnet to enter the contest of most creative hat!

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Find our Geocache

  We have a geocache on our property! Have you ever wanted to try geocaching? Stop by for a visit and find the geocache in the same trip! Get more information here: https://www.geocaching.com/geocache/GC701K8_kents-historic-big-ol-house  

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The Kent Lettuce Festival 1937

This flyer is from Kent’s 4th annual Lettuce Festival in 1937! June Miller was the Lettuce Queen that year. This was also the year they had “The World’s Largest Salad” downtown!

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GKHS Scholarship

The GKHS is excited to have a great scholarship opportunity for Kent High School students, the GKHS Scholarship . This scholarship was created through the generosity of the members of the Greater Kent Historical Society to allow students the opportunity … Continue reading

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Capitol Coal Mine

This was the Capitol Coal Mine, year unknown

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Green River: Lifeblood of the Valley

  The Green River drives the history of the White River Valley. It has been sculptor, highway, fertilizer and grocery for us over the years of human habitation. It’s route has changed, naturally and at our hands, many times, but … Continue reading

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East Valley Highway Foundry

This is a photo of a foundry that was once on East Valley Highway, date unknown.

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Plant Sale

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