We rotate our family collections exhibits every 6 months: at the beginning of April and the beginning of October. The beds have been used to display embroidered pillow cases, sleeping bonnets, hand stitched quilts and large US Flags. Body forms display children's, ladies', and menswear that was made and worn by the Pound family in the 1800's. A glass top case has been host to exhibits of: Unusual Textiles, 1800's School Books, Order of the Eastern Star items, WWI memorabilia, and Pound family Christmas ornaments. We also host a variety of traveling exhibits throughout the year. Check our calendar for special exhibit events.
Dr. Pound’s Confederate Dress Uniform, will be on display through March 2019. This wool uniform was to be worn at the Camp Ben McCullough Confederate Reunions in the late 1800’s.
Pound Family Handkerchiefs
On display through June 2019. Displayed throughout the house is a portion of the larger handkerchief collection. Dating to the 1880’s, a range of styles are represented. Some are hand embroidered, while others were part of a boxed gift set.
Currently on Loan
A copy of the newspaper announcing the death of President Lincoln, April 15, 1865.