Carter Historic Farm
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Carter Historic Farm
18331 Carter Road
Bowling Green, OH 43402
 
The Carter Historic Farm is a

depression-era living

history museum.  Life and farming

in the 1930s is re-created through

interactive programming, displays

and special events. Please contact Tim Gaddie, Historic Farm Manager 


at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call (419) 601-3653.  


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Donations:
 
We need your help to fill it with popular items

from the depression era. 

Thank you to all who have already made generous


donations to the Carter Historic Farm.  You have helped


create the Depression-era character for the farm.


We are still in search of many items that represent family life


and farming in the 1930s.


The items may be originals or reproductions, but they need to be representative of 


items found from the late 1800s through the 1930s.

 

If you have any of the following items in good condition,


please consider making a gift to the


Wood County Park District. Thank you!

 

1930s Era Items Wish List: 

  • Original Everette Carter handmade rocking horse
  • Toy box
  • Toys, dolls, games
  • Model train
  • Tool box
  • Hunting equipment, fishing tackle
  • Textiles (clothing, hats, linens, curtains, etc.)
  • Sewing items –thread, scissors, buttons, fabric, etc.
  • Spinning wheel
  • Small loom
  • Silverware
  • Glasses
  • Vases
  • Serving dishes
  • Kitchen utensils, devices, appliances
  • Cast iron cookware (in or outdoor)
  • Wood cooking stove
  • Clock—wall or standing
  • Radio
  • Victrola-type record player
  • Lamp—floor or table
  • End table
  • Hall tree
  • Chests – storage or travel
  • Artwork
  • Hand tools—wood working or farming
  • Grind stone (pedal-powered)
  • Farming/livestock tools, devices, implements
  • Lumber/mill tools and equipment

 

If you have something you would like to donate, please contact Tim Gaddie


at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or call (419) 601-3653.  


Last Updated on Thursday, 26 January 2017 10:28
 

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