Vintage Advice for Women

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It turns out that you need look no further than vintage magazines to appreciate just how far women have come since your mother’s and grandmother’s generations. We’re not entirely sure how they managed to stay sane with advice like this. You thought you could just bring a fun novel on vacation? We think not. “While…

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Historical Documentaries for an Educational Night In

scene from Ken Burns' Prohibition

No weekend plans? Try one of these historical documentaries. Most of these are currently streaming on Netflix, Amazon Prime, or PBS. Won’t You Be My Neighbor The feel-good documentary of last year is filled with memories of how he navigated turbulent events during his tenure as one of America’s most popular television hosts. Watch with…

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10 Japanese American Internment Books to Read

soldier hanging exclusion order sign

We’ve found 10 Japanese American internment books for you to read to learn more about what happened during WWII to our local Fife citizens and beyond. All of these books are currently available on Amazon and via local bookstores. Personal Justice Denied This book is the official report of the commission formed in the 1980s…

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Extended Hours for National Night Out!

The Fife History Museum will be open for free tours during National Night Out in Fife at Dacca Park Tuesday, August 7th from 5:30-8:30pm.  Come type on a typewriter and learn about Fife’s early settlers: Join the Fife Police Department at Dacca Park as we partner with the community to generate support for anti-crime programs…

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Welcome to the Fife Historical Society Blog!

Hi there! My name is Julie Watts, and I’m the Managing Director of the Fife Historical Society. I manage the day to day operations for the Fife History Museum and our rental venue, the Dacca Barn. I have the help of several volunteers and my Board of Directors. Currently, our Board consists of the following…

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