Daniel Joseph Brown will be speaking about "Farming through the Changing Years" and about the book "Donut on the Farm" by Cathy Lacy.
The Brown Farm is featured in the children's book "Donut on the Farm" and there will be a book signing by local author Cathy Lacy.
Part of the 2012 Speaker Series hosted by the Salamanca Historical Society and Museum
A new exhibit, "200 Years: A Musical Celebration" opens April 15, 2008 at the Cattaraugus County Museum. Among the items on display are an Edison Wax Cylinder Phonograph, a music typewriter, photographs of local bands, and the 1830s music manuscript of John Seeley who lived in Leon.
Coinciding with Cattaraugus County's Bicentennial Celebration, the exhibit will be on display through December 2008.
On Sunday September 25, 2005 from one to four p.m. the Museum will open a new exhibit titled "Pieces from the Past" 19th and 20th century quilts from Cattaraugus County. All of the quilts on exhibit are from Cattaraugus County. The exhibit will have examples of all of the different types of quilt making shown in over a dozen quilts.
This exhibit will feature wedding gowns from 1830 throuogh the 1980's. A few gowns are on loan from other county historical societies, but most are from the County's collection. Special Opening Hours are May 1, 2005, 1 pm - 4 pm. Regular museum hours are Tuesday through Friday 9:30 am - 4 pm, and the first Saturday of the months May through September 1-4 pm.
Dates: May 01, 2005 - September 16, 2005