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Monthly Meeting

NOTICE OF MEETING FOREST COUNTY HISTORICAL AND GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY Place:  Crandon Public Library             110 Polk Street             Crandon, WI 54520 Date:   July 24, 2014 Time:  7:00 P.M. AGENDA:  Roll Call of Board Members Public Introductions Minutes of June 26, 2014 Treasurer’s Report Recognition Mr. Tupper Amanda’s Report Web Page Presentation Mini Grant Grants Presentation …

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Kentuck Days

The Forest County Genealogical and Historical Society will have a booth set up on Saturday, July 26th from 8-4 pm at Kentuck Days in Crandon. Visit the booth to check out photographs and stories of settlers that migrated from Kentucky to Crandon in the early 1900′s. There will be historical federal census records so you …

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Oral History and Archaeology of the Keith’s Siding Site Location

On Monday July 21st at 7:00 pm Amanda Flannery will present her research on “Oral History and Archaeology of the Keith’s Siding Site Location” at the Crandon Public Library. Amanda Flannery is the Local History Clerk at the Crandon Public Library and Curator at the Forest County Historical Society. She completed the research for the …

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Courthouse Tour

The Historic Forest County Courthouse Tour on July 8th was a great success. There was around fifty people in attendance including many local residents as well as Forest County visitors. Everyone enjoyed the beautiful murals and fantastic architecture. There may be another tour in the fall if there is enough community interest.

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Welcome to our new website

Thank you for stopping by.  Please be patient with us as we add photos, information and resources to our site.  Please let us know if you are interested in helping us with this task.

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