St. Louis County Historical Society
2016 Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship
Veterans’ Memorial Hall, a program of St. Louis County Historical Society, annually awards a scholarship in memory of Mike Colalillo, who was the last known surviving World War II Medal of Honor recipient in the state of Minnesota.
In 2016, a scholarship award of $1,500 will be given to one student.
Applications can be downloaded at http://www.thehistorypeople.org/data/docs/VMH-Scholarship-Application-2016.pdf.
To learn more about the scholarship, go to http://www.thehistorypeople.org/handouts.asp.
USS DULUTH LPD-6 ANCHOR MONUMENT COMMEMORATIVE BRICK PATIO
In a partnership with the St. Louis County
Historical Society - Veterans Memorial Hall, the USS Duluth Crewmembers Association is pleased
to offer commemorative engraved bricks for purchase.
To learn more, go to http://polarengraving.com/USSDULUTH.
Albert Woolson and Civil War Exhibits
The St. Louis County Historical Society is currently displaying a panel exhibit in honor of Albert Woolson, the last surviving veteran of the Union Army, on the first floor of the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot). In addition, the Society has a companion exhibit of Civil War artifacts. These exhibits will be on display in conjunction with the Lake Superior Railroad Museum’s Lincoln Funeral Car exhibit.
Volunteer Gallery Attendants Needed
The St. Louis County Historical Society is seeking volunteer gallery attendants for its Lake Superior Ojibwe Gallery.
Training will be provided. We seek volunteers for all days.
For additional details, visit us at http://www.thehistorypeople.org/resources-pressreleases.asp.