Our Collection Grows-Thank you

The Aurora Historical Society extends its appreciation to the following people for recent donations.

Thomas Eakin—Monetary Donation

Diana Kriedman & All Members of the James A. Garfield Order of the Eastern Star
–Eighteen Volumes of the Order of the Eastern Stars (Aurora Lady Masons) 1926-2007

Sarah Freeman—Large color copy of A.B. Smythe Company’s development in Aurora, OH

Laura King—Yukon Club Cheery Soda which was packaged by Custom Beverage Packers, Inc. in Aurora, Ohio

Mike Thal—Civil War Chaplin’s Bar

–Letter and envelop sent by C.A. Squire from Geauga Lake, Ohio dated Oct. 15, 1894

–Two World War II Navy Uniforms

Carol Repella—Brown women’s lace-up boots, circa 1800s

Ruth Guthrie & Carol Guthrie—Reproduction of five colonial games from Williamsburg, VA

Martha Lambert, Alice Heck, & Ruth Waller (Sisters)—Geauga Lake Park photo album, newspaper articles about GLP, & loose photos in memory of their father Victor H. Kolson, a GLP Worker in the 1940s.

Laura Simms—Framed image of the Aurora Branch Office of the First National Bank and Trust Company of Ravenna.