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Tom Baker

Aberdeen: Aberdeen Room's 25th anniversary continues

We continue with the story of the Aberdeen Room Archives and Museum's 25 years:

The nine years at the 58 N. Parke St. location were very rewarding ones. The volunteers received more and more donations of historical items, and conducted more and more tours for school children and other groups. After visits room museum representatives, the interrogative historical displays of newspapers, railroads, canning industry, churches, schools, government, businesses, sports and the building of Aberdeen Proving Ground, were described as "right on track." In February 1992 the Small Museum Association presented the Aberdeen Room with an award for its contribution to the small museum...