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CARLTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

 406 Cloquet Avenue

Cloquet MN 55720

218-879-1938

 

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday - 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission: Adults $3.00

Children under 12 $1.00

Children under 5 and CCHS members  - FREE

 
 
 
Now Available - Wireless Internet Access for our patrons.
 
We are proud to serve Carlton County in the collection, preservation and dissemination of the history of the county. We invite you to become a member of the Carlton County Historical Society and help provide needed support for this important work.
 

 


COMING IN JULY

We'll be holding our first annual fleamarket - sidewalk sale on Friday and Saturday, July 19 & 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Please note the location will be outside the Historic Northeastern Hotel, Saloon & Grill, on Dunlap Island.
 
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Interested in renting a table to sell items? Click on the link for our vendor's application




 

CCHS Member Allen Anway
"How I Started A2D2"


Former Cloquet resident Allen Anway will give a talk about how he started his tech company A2D2 on Wednesday, June 26, at 1 p.m.

 

A2D2, located in Superior, manufactures industrial sensors.

 

Mr. Anway has been a long-time member and supporter of the Carlton County Historical Society. He received his Ph.D. in physics from the University of Chicago and taught at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. He is the author, along with his daughter Ruth, of "Is That an Old Camera? 100 View Camera Photos of the North Country," published in 2014.

 

Find out more about his company by visiting the website https://a2d2.com/.




 
Presentation on the Historic Fur Trade 
in Carlton County
Tuesday, June 18, at 1 P.M.








 

Open House May 18
Free Admission All Day!





 

CURRENT EVENTS & EXHIBITS

Saturday, April 6, 1 p.m.
Annual Meeting @ The Northeastern Hotel, Grille & Saloon on Dunlap Island



  


CUURENTLY AT THE MUSEUM:
 
 BARNS OF CARLTON COUNTY- Part III
Photo Exhibit


                    [September 2018 to September 2019]


         

A CENTURY AGO - THE GREAT 1918 FIRE

The Cloquet Fire Exhibit is a Permanent Exhibit!

(Some modifications may be made to accommodate new exhibits)


TRAINS AND THE 1918 FIRE

CONTINUES INTO 2019

    









 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

Carlton County Historical Society