Collections: Archival and Artifact
The Blue Earth County Historical Society actively collects and preserves the history of Blue Earth County. Our archival and artifact collections include a variety of items such as paintings, textiles, furniture, photographs, books, tools, letters and ephemera from the middle of the 19th century though the 21st century. Objects are donated from members and people in the community. Check out additional information and detailed descriptions of our Artifacts collection and Archives collection.
BECHS accepts donations of objects and archival items according to these guidelines:
- The item must relate to the history of Blue Earth County.
- Items should generally be the first of its kind to our collections.
- Adequate storage or display area must be available for all materials.