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How do we find fossils?

Shale Splitting

  • How do we find fossils?
Kristine and John during Homestead Days

Hornbek Homestead History: Outside

*Recently Updated*

  • Learn about the buildings and wagons of the Hornbek Homestead.
Sally talks about Hornbek Homestead

Hornbek Homestead History: Inside

*Recently Updated*

  • Learn about Adelaine and the rooms she lived in during the late 1800's.
Spinning wool methods

Hornbek Homestead History: Wool Spinning

*Recently Updated*

  • Learn about how to spin wool as Adelaine Hornbek did back in the late 1800's.

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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