Choosing a favorite artifact can be compared to picking a favorite child. The Carver County Historical Society holds about 15,000 photos and about as many items. Some of the most important items are not impressive to look at—it is the story they tell that makes them stand out.
Carver County Historical Society
Lye soap, the type pioneers made, is very basic, but the process would make a great science project.
You found a house you love, but it is on the National Register of Historic Places, or maybe your house is already on the register and you want to make changes. What changes are you allowed to make?
The road to the day of love has twists and turns.