American Pickers: To Be Truthful…

ImageMike and Frank from American Pickers could be coming to this community. For an historical institution we feel conflicted. On one hand they help us understand our history through stories of the artifacts they “pick.” Conversely, these items are valued in dollars rather than sentiment which sometimes leads families to sell important community historic material. We miss the days when it was an honor to donate to museums so that a community will know its history generations from now. Nothing against Mike and Frank: we like their stories, just keep the history loca.!


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