Help Us Keep History Alive In Webster Parish
In return for your support, you will receive not only a tax deduction, but also, invitations to all museum activities. Please give every consideration to helping with this endeavor. Be a part of Webster Parish history by becoming a proud supporter of the Webster Parish Dorcheat Historical Association and Museum.
All contributions may be mailed to:
Dorcheat Historical Association Museum
PO Box 1094
Minden, Louisiana 71058.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Christmas Time At The Museum
A Glimpse of Christmas Past is the theme for the
from now until the end of the 2011 year. Museum director Schelley Francis is encouraging everyone to come by the museum at Dorcheat Historical Association Museum 116 Pearl Street and take a peek at what Christmas was like over 100 years ago in . Minden
The museum is showcasing a collection of antique Christmas cards that date from 1910-1912 that were mailed to or from a
family. The O’Bier Cabin is decked out in pioneer style for the holidays with a tree and red & white quilts. Don’t miss taking a look at what the winter of 1892 was like in Minden with the special Minden Postcard exhibit. Minden
Don’t forget the museum has a gift shop with some great local history gifts, cookbooks, prints and DVDs. Plus shipping and gift wrapping is available for your items.
will be hosting the Chamber of Commerce “After Hours” on Dorcheat Historical Association Museum Tuesday, December 13th, 2011 from at 116 Pearl Street in . The theme of the evening is also “A Glimpse of Christmas Past”. So don’t miss your chance to see the museum during Christmas. The museum is free admission and free guided tours. Minden