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Join us for a RUMMAGE SALE!

Please stop by the Historical Society’s Annual Rummage Sale this weekend~ We have collectables, dishes, books, and too many other treasures to list! Friday, March 21st, 2014 9 am – 4 pm Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 9 am – 4 pm The Waltz Building 116 Avenue B Snohomish, WA 98290

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Mrs. E. C. Ferguson

Mrs. E. C. Ferguson was born Lucetta Gertrude Morgan in 1849 in Iowa and settled with her family in Olympia, Washington Territory when she was only 11 years old. Eight years later, she met and married E. C. Ferguson, who was serving as a legislator. Together they named and laid-out the city of Snohomish along […]

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Tour Date: Sunday, December 8, 2013. 12 pm — 4 pm Please join us for a stroll through some lovely homes, decorated for the holidays and ready to welcome you! Gather up your friends and family members, grab a hot beverage, and come spend an afternoon wandering through parlours. Whether you’re looking to cultivate some […]

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Historical Society Annual Home Tour 2013

Please join us on Sunday, September 15, 2013 as we tour some amazing homes and meet their gracious owners! Have you ever walked or driven through Snohomish and wondered about the history of some of our “gems?” Whether you grew up in Snohomish or we are fortunate to welcome you for just a day, please […]

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Trudy (Wood) Stack (1916-2013) was born in Snohomish,  in the front bedroom of the home her father built at 404 Avenue C.  The family moved to Seattle a couple years later, but Trudy continued to visit since her sister Ruth taught at Snohomish High School for many years. Married to Harold Stack, who survives her, 70 years […]

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Are You Making History Today?

Join Us!

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Annual Parlour Tour

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Thirty-Four Years of Memories

Eleanor Leight with the second Chinese Dragon puppet head The first puppet head wore out. So Bill Jack built another one, now on exhibit at the Blackman House Museum’s Gallery — along with costumes, props and photos galore! Besides, the first one was to big. Eleanor tells the hysterical story of her oldest son, Steven, […]

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Blackman House Museum Goes Hollywood

For the past week the interior of our house museum has been cast in the role of a brothel. The independent feature, “You Can’t Win” is based on the book of the same name published in 1926. Black’s autobiographical novel tracks his life on the road freight-hopping across the western United States and Canada, and […]

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2011 Snohomish Parlour Tour

The annual Snohomish Historical Society Parlour Tour will be held Sunday, December 11th from noon to 4pm

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