Events at the St. Louis County Historical Society
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Antique Appraisal 


Bring your antique/collectible item to the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot) for a free appraisal on Wednesday, June 15, 2016!  The St. Louis County Historical Society has arranged for Dan Sershon of Northland Estate Services and Denny Mager of Northern Specialty, both experts in antique appraisal, to be at your service from noon until 3 PM in the the rotundaPlease arrive no later than 2:30 PM to register in person.

You may bring up to two items per person for an informal oral identification and evaluation of each antique.  If the piece is too large or fragile to be hand-carried, clear photographs with a description of any marks and labels will be sufficient.  

Past participants have thoroughly enjoyed the appraiser’s comments on what is always an interesting assortment of antiques and collectibles.  ARCO coffee is available while you wait.                                                                  

This session is part of an on-going public education program offered by the St. Louis County Historical Society.  Sponsorship does not imply endorsement of this or any other estate/appraisal service, and museum staff is prohibited by professional ethics from making financial appraisals. 

Call (218) 733-7568 or e-mail julie@thehistorypeople.org for further information.



 

LUNCH WITH THE HISTORY PEOPLE

 

When: Thursday, June 16, 2016, from noon – 1 PM


What: Educator and local filmmaker Wendy Grethen will discuss Early Days of Minnesota Point”.  Discover the history of this area and the people who settled there.  Find out how it has changed over the years.  According to Wendy, Minnesota Point was also considered “a hot spot for activities” as far back as the late 1800s.  Learn more about one of Duluth’s most treasured landmarks that attracts both residents and tourists.

 

Where: The event will be held in the Underground on the first floor of the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot), at 506 West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota. 

 

There will be limited theater-style seating (no tables), but feel free to bring your own bag lunch.  Seating is first-come, first-served (no reservations).  Admittance to this event is free to the public.  ARCO coffee is provided.

 

For more information contact:         

Julie Bolos

218-733-7568

julie@thehistorypeople.org

 

During any presentation, the views and findings expressed are solely that of the speaker and do not necessarily reflect the position or opinion of the St. Louis County Historical Society, its board or staff.

  

 

 


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