Huron Historic Settlements: Hillsgreen

Huron Historic Settlements: Hillsgreen

If you’re out touring County Roads this fall, you may notice some new brown and white heritage signs marking Huron County’s historic settlements. The project was initiated by the County’s Public Works Department as a way to remember these communities that once existed...
Deforestation to Reforestation

Deforestation to Reforestation

Written by Exhibit & Programs Assistant Karsten When hiking through or even driving past any of Huron County’s forests, you could easily believe that these forests have remained relatively unchanged for time immemorial. However, Huron County’s forests have had a...
Love and War – Military Weddings

Love and War – Military Weddings

Livia Picado Swan, Huron County Archives assistant, is working on the Henderson Collection this summer and highlighting some of the stories and images from the collection. In keeping with our August theme of making lemonade from lemons, we take a look at some of the...
The Henderson Collection Revisited

The Henderson Collection Revisited

Livia Picado Swan, Huron County Archives assistant, is working on the Henderson Collection this summer. Thanks to a grant from the Young Canada Works Heritage Programme, The Digitized Henderson Gallery is getting a new home! The original photographs, digitized by...
A Closer Look: Land Registry Copy Books

A Closer Look: Land Registry Copy Books

Take a closer look at the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol and its collections as staff share stories about some well-known and some not-so-well-known features, artifacts, and more. Archivist Michael Molnar looks at the Land Registry Copy Books available...