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REPUBLIC COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ; & ; ; ; ; ; ; ;nbs p;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

                               "OVER 8,000 TOOLS IN OUR TOOL ROOM"                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ;   &a mp;a mp;a mp;a mp;a mp;a mp;a mp;n bsp;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

  The Historical Society was established to preserve the history of Republic County                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    &nb sp;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 The Historical Society was established to preserve the history of Republic County                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       &nb sp;        & nbsp;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    &nb sp;     & amp; amp; amp; amp; amp; amp;n bsp;&n bsp;                                                                          

Since 2015 is the Exciting 30th BIRTHDAY-Year of the Republic County Historical Society Museum...instead of holding the yearly 'Ice Cream Social' in July...for THIS Year ONLY the 'Ice Cream Social' will be held Sunday, September 27th from 1pm to 4pm - as part of the Museum's

  GRAND 30th Birthday party.

*Join us at the museum: SUNDAY, September 27 for Homemade Ice Cream, 'hottie' Hot Dogs, Music, Entertainment, and tours of ALL the museum's intriguing buildings, including the year 1872 one-room schoolhouse, 1904 Highland Baptist Church, Railroad Caboose, and MORE!

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CONGRATS!....To our Rod Woods; valued  Museum Board member, who earned      a VOLUNTEER AWARD at the Belleville Chamber and Main Street Awards Night, Monday; Feb. 16th, at the After Five in downtown Belleville.

 

Rod has been Chamber President for many years, & decided to enjoy being Vice President now.                                                          Congratulations!

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Thank you dedicated museum volunteer Don Danielson for tirelessly scooping Ice Cream during our fabulous Ice Cream Social---July 13, 2014.

 

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(Courtland Mayor Tim Garman-far left, and Scandia Mayor Gary Cline enjoy visiting with museum volunteers Tom Grover and Bob Trecek in museum's main gallery at the Ice Cream Social; July 2014.)  Delicious pies below enhanced the treats!

 

 SUNDAYS!!!  We ARE Open on most Sundays again--Now through November!...from:  1:30pm to 4:30pm. 

Come tour your Republic County Historical Society Museum, or enjoy researching your family history, and see our NUMEROUS fabulous historic photos from Republic County.  

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Thank you for

coming to the museum's
Soup Supper-
in late January 2015!
         We had a
   wonderful turnout;
  thanks to our
  wonderful community.

 

 
 

 Parade of Uniforms!

AMAZING exhibit of Military

uniforms Honoring the People

who SERVED our Country.

Exhibit EXTENDED Through:

The NCK Free Fair -through

Aug. 2, 2015

 

Exhibit hours: 1-4pm.

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   Hope to see YOU

         at: 7:00pm...

at the July 6, 2015 Meeting of

the Republic County Historical

Society MUSEUM.

Anyone is welcome to join us.

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TYPICALLY...Meetings are held:

the first Monday of the month, and... 

 NOW from April through September,

meetings begin at 7:00 p.m.

Then, during the cold months

from: October through March--

meetings begin earlier; at 5:30 p.m. at the

Republic County Historical Society Museum.

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We HOPE you come see your Republic County Historical Museum!

Hours are: 1:00 through 5:00 Monday thru Friday.

Please call first-just to be sure someone is here. Thanks!


                           Book Store

Research Resources

Membership Form

Old Books for Sale

Pictures of Republic County

ADDITIONAL LINKS:

Kansas State Historical Society

I.O. Savage "History of Republic County, Kansas

Republic County

Republic County Newspapers

William G. Cutler?s "History of the State of Kansas "

Find A Grave


615 28th Street

W. US Hwy 36

Belleville,  KS 66935
  Phone: 785-527-5971  

E-Mail:
repcomuse@nckcn.com

 

Museum Hours:
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
*Monday through Friday


 *Saturday by appointments

 

*Sunday
1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
April thru November
Closed on major holidays

Admission Fees: 
Adults: $3.00
Children 10- 16: $1.00

Children under 10 free.
-Children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Group Rates - 12 or more adults:

Adults - 17 and up: $2.00

 Membership: 
Individual: $10.00
       Family: $15.00
    Business: $25.00
                                                     

 

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Look for our scrumptious

ICE CREAM SOCIAL at a...

DIFFERENT Month THIS year ONLY; September 27 1pm-4pm as it will be combined with our 30th Anniversary CELEBRATION That day!

Ice cream, hot dogs, tours of all on-site museum buildings, and lots of FUN...!

A Constant Flow of Supporters at the Museum's previous "Ice Cream Social" in 2014.  Thank you to: our WONDERFUL community for your support!
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Hope to see you at the

Museum!

 
 
 
 We value our members and volunteers.
Think about becoming one!  

COME SEE WHAT WE HAVE TO OFFER!

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The Republic County Historical Society is a tax exempt organization, section 510 (C) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax deductible.
We are supported by membership dues, bequeaths and donations.

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        We Appreciate     

          our Veterans! 

Have you seen our wall with 

the names of Republic County   

World War II Veterans...

 If someone you know is 

    not included,

then please let us know and

we will add their name!

 

       

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