Carter Historic Farm Wish List

Thank you to all who have already made generous donations to the Carter Historic Farm.  You have helped to create the depression era character in the farmhouse, giving it a cozy, lived-in feeling.

We are still in search of many items that represent family life in the 1930ss.  If you have any of the following items in good condition, please consider making a gift to the Wood County Park District. Thank you!



Wish List: 

  • Original Everette Carter handmade rocking horse
  • Tool box  & hand tools – hammer, screwdrivers, pliers, etc.
  • Dress form for a small woman
  • Sewing items – spools of thread, scissors, buttons, fabric, measuring tape, etc.
  • Tablecloth – large rectangular
  • Dish drainer
  • Pitchers
  • Silverware
  • Glasses
  • Toy box 
  • Parlor floor lamp
  • Table lamp
  • Hall tree
  • Rolltop desk
  • Chests – storage or travel; cedar or oak
  • Wardrobe
  • Buffet
  • Vanity with seat
  • Artwork


If you have something you would like to donate, please contact Pam Menchaca at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 419-661-1697.



Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:30

Just wanted to say we had a wonderful time camping last weekend!  My girls have talked a lot about what we did and how much fun they had and that makes us very happy!  Keep offering all the great Wood County park programs, they are a tremendous value to our community!  - Heather Janes