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Historic Village And Deale Area Museum

Historic Village And Deale Area Museum

This site commemorates the first town established on Herring Bay.

Find out about Beneficial Societies and understand why they were important. Learn how ordinary people lived before electricity and indoor plumbing. Show your children an outhouse. See how plaster and lath was used in homes. View a, dairy, corn house, and log smokehouse.


We hope you enjoy our work.

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