The People that Made it All Possible

To those that made the mission come to life as founders of the Museum

We are grateful to the following extraordinary patrons 

Myrtis Bowers 

Irving L. Dilliard 

Lucille M. Stehman  

Major Benefactors

  • Helen Jane Bouril
  • Marceline Booth
  • Anna G. Endrejaitas
  • Lydia Endrejaitas

Our dedicated volunteers

The Museum is able to continue the important mission to preserve and present the past by way of the generous donation of time  committed by our volunteers.  We thank you for your steadfast commitment and continued interest.

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Important contributors in the Gold Series

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Important contributors in the Silver Series

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Important contributors in the Bronze Series

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Support Recognition

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Current Opportunities to Leave a Legacy

Are you thinking about leaving a lasting mark?  Why not support the future of preserving out past?  Call the office and make an appointment to chat with us about your wishes.
Call 618-344-1834

Contribution News

Tax laws have recently changed.  Have you updated your wealth management plan?  Let us tell you about ways in which we can work together.  Call 618-344-1834 or  email:

Your Time is Precious

Consider leaving a legacy by volunteering.  Contact our volunteer coordinator at

or phone the office at 618-344-1834